1.2 miles
Distance
3 ft
Climb
-438 ft
Descent
00:05:38
Avg time

Culvert Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Auburn State Recreation Area
    Auburn, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #871 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #358 in E-Biking
    • #19057 in Trail Running
    • #33570 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking

An awesome trail, lots of jumps berms drops and rocky areas.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Culvert Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -435 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,158 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,596 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,594 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,158 ft
  • Grade
    -6.9%
  • Grade max
    -32.2%
  • Grade min
    3.7%
  • Distance climb
    151 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    289 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:38
  • Avg reverse time
    00:30:03
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Sep 30, 2021
Very Dry
Avg: 4.25 (24 votes)

view (10,575)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
Contribute Details
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
inches

Radar Time
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
disable
      Directions to culvert-trail trailhead (38.930600, -121.019520)
      update trails status or condition

      Culvert Trail Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 30, 2021 @ 1:16am
      Sep 30, 2021
      Sep 29, 2021 @ 6:29pm
      Sep 29, 2021
      Powdery dust where dozer cut fire lines! But it is open along with all the other trails in Auburn SRA.
      Sep 9, 2021 @ 2:05pm
      Sep 9, 2021
      This trail is toast after the bridge fire. Dozers and fire have made it unrecognizable.
      Sep 5, 2021 @ 10:30pm
      Sep 5, 2021
      ASRA temporary closed due to Bridge fire.
      Jun 19, 2021 @ 10:05am
      Jun 19, 2021
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 42 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 1,201 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 6,384 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      14 |
      Oct 2, 2021 @ 9:13pm
      Oct 2, 2021
      10 |
      Sep 27, 2021 @ 11:17am
      Sep 27, 2021
      376 |
      Mar 27, 2016 @ 9:51am
      Mar 27, 2016
      277 |
      Jan 5, 2016 @ 9:58am
      Jan 5, 2016

      Trail Lists

      Routes with this trail

      more »
      titleratingdistance
      Auburn 1
      7 miles
      TE's Training Route
      7 miles
      Auburn basic loop
      7 miles
      Almost All-Burn
      36 miles

      5 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      luvdownhillin1999 (Jan 7, 2016 at 9:37)
       This is a really awesome trail for riding free ride or XC!
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      johnr9q (Feb 26, 2018 at 11:05)
       This trail has it all. switchbacks, flow, drops, jumps, two up hills to get to it, banked turns, even a huge culvert you ride thru. The best trail in Auburn area.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      WillieB (Nov 11, 2019 at 21:56)
       Watch for sharp rocks
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Indorhino (Aug 22, 2020 at 20:10)
       The black tunnel is 10 seconds horror. I'm sure there's boatloads of snakes in there. Just don't stop.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Cassetta13 (Jun 22, 2021 at 19:06)
       Super dry a d loose right now, but still a lot of fun
      [Reply]

      Post a Comment



      Videos

      more »
      youtuber Dropped My Chain On Culvert Trail (Auburn, CA)...
      8:34 | 530 | Jan 4, 2019 , Auburn
      youtuber The STIKRD Shuttles - Auburn SRA - Auburn, Ca...
      17:04 | 296 | Mar 7, 2018 , Auburn
      youtuber MTB ride the Culvert and Confluence trails...
      514 | Apr 29, 2017 , Auburn
      youtuber Mountain Biking Culvert Trail Auburn, CA
      408 | Apr 18, 2017 , Auburn
      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.