3 miles
Distance
557 ft
Climb
-419 ft
Descent
01:15:11
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Crooked Lakes Trail

Crooked Lakes Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Grouse Ridge
    Alta, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    under snow in winter
  • Global Ranking
    #25779 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2015
  • Land Manager
    USFS

The northern half of the trail out to Penner Lake is an accessible handbuilt singletrack, easy to moderate in condition. The southern half is challenging rocky climbing and descending. Awesome gnar!

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Crooked Lakes Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    138 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,711 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,979 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,729 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,866 ft
  • Grade
    0.832%
  • Grade max
    -22.793%
  • Grade min
    22.774%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,322 ft
  • Avg time
    01:15:11
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Status:
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
Directions to crooked-lakes-trail trailhead (39.432671, -120.611762)
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Aug 29, 2018 @ 11:43am
Aug 29, 2018
Crooked Lakes Trail, Alta

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