3 miles
Distance
1,482 ft
Climb
-163 ft
Descent
01:32:50
Avg time
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Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Dirtbike
  • Riding Area
    Downieville
    , California
  • Ref Number
    #10E02
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Season
    Summer, Fall
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #83139 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Downie River Trail/Rattlesnake Creek bike trail
  • Altitude change
    1,319 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,721 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,040 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,721 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,039 ft
  • Grade
    8.9%
  • Grade max
    -20.7%
  • Grade min
    47.9%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2,283 ft
  • Distance flat
    89 ft
  • Avg time
    01:32:50
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Closed

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • photo Photo
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
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      Downie River... Trail Reports

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      May 3, 2018 @ 2:43pm
      May 3, 2018
      Dec 31, 2015 @ 12:22pm
      Dec 31, 2015
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 26 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3 rides
      •  

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag owenbettis (Oct 28, 2017 at 19:40)
       This is not a trail. This is a real bad time. Its more of an extreme OHV trail that is maniacally steep and soooo loose that its just terrible. Basically F every thing about this trail. You should only ride this if you are fully committed to ruining your whole day. The lower section is one of those deals where right when it starts getting all fun and flowy you start climbing again and it just sucks. PS some genius somehow managed to get his new truck stuck about 1/4 way down from the top (worst section). Still trying to figure out how exactly he got there.. but he's not leaving soon for sure. ANYWAY, don't ride this trail unless you really hate yourself.
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