2.3 miles
Distance
215 ft
Climb
-513 ft
Descent
00:20:47
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Donkey Town Trail

  • USFS
    Land Manager

Donkey Town Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Horse
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Donkey Town
    Truckee, California
  • AKA
    Jackass
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (6 votes)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, Fat
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    April - Nov
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden, Skinny
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #434 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #888 in E-Biking
    • #31864 in Trail Running
    • #15045 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Owner
    USFS

Pretty fun rip.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Donkey Town Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -299 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,012 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,435 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,311 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,010 ft
  • Grade
    -2.4%
  • Grade max
    -19.3%
  • Grade min
    22.6%
  • Distance climb
    3,488 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    1,220 ft
  • Avg time
    00:20:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:29:39
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on Nov 22, 2023
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Avg: 4.85 (45 votes)
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      Donkey Town Trail Trail Reports

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      Nov 22, 2023 @ 7:10am
      Nov 22, 2023
      Oct 25, 2023 @ 5:46pm
      Oct 25, 2023
      Downed tree .1 miles into the trail. Right after a jump and som berms and it comes at you quick. Easy enough to carry the bike over. Other than...
      Oct 3, 2023 @ 7:42am
      Oct 3, 2023
      Sep 24, 2023 @ 1:05pm
      Sep 24, 2023
      Sep 8, 2023 @ 10:02pm
      Sep 8, 2023
      It's running as good as I've seen it in a while.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 328 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
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      • 10,544 rides
      • Last: Nov 4, 2023

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      Jul 25, 2019 @ 8:43am
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