13 miles
Distance
691 ft
Climb
-1,224 ft
Descent
01:51:50
Avg time

El Dorado Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Placerville
    Placerville, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #46851 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for El Dorado Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -533 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,329 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,876 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,872 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,339 ft
  • Grade
    -0.771%
  • Grade max
    -25.521%
  • Grade min
    33.34%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,070 ft
  • Avg time
    01:51:50
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Status:
on Apr 7, 2018
Wet
Avg: 2 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
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  • > 6 months
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Green
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • region Riding Area
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to el-dorado-trail-53551 trailhead (38.725730, -120.824530)
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      El Dorado Trail Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Apr 7, 2018 @ 3:15pm
      Apr 7, 2018
      Dec 13, 2017 @ 3:45pm
      Dec 13, 2017
      I’d say mostly clear, just a few downed branches and overgrown bushes.
      Apr 2, 2017 @ 4:41pm
      Apr 2, 2017
      Mostly dry. Several sections with significant mud and or flooding. Some of those sections are still rideable or are able to skirt around the worst...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 3 rides
      • 31 miles avg distance
      All
      • 13 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag mtbingadventures (Dec 22, 2018 at 16:20)
       Very fun Cross Country style trail. Definitely want to head from Placerville down to Folsom and have a shuttle.
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