1.8 miles
Distance
264 ft
Climb
-63 ft
Descent
00:11:07
Avg time

Evans Canyon Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Peavine Mountain
    Reno, Nevada
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    April-November
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #53791 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 60 in E-Biking
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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Evans Canyon is a 2 mile popular green singletrack trail located near Reno Nevada. This mountain bike primary trail can be used one direction and has a easy overall physical rating with a 264 ft green climb. On average it takes 11 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Evans Canyon mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    200 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,664 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,873 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,664 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,862 ft
  • Grade
    2.1%
  • Grade max
    -12.1%
  • Grade min
    16.4%
  • Distance climb
    4,573 ft
  • Distance down
    2,438 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,297 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:07
  • Avg reverse time
    00:15:28
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Status:
on Mar 6, 2021
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Avg: 4 (4 votes)

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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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      Evans Canyon Trail Reports

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      Mar 6, 2021 @ 10:12am
      Mar 6, 2021
      Feb 4, 2021 @ 2:19pm
      Feb 4, 2021
      Whole zone is way too muddy. The muddiest I've ever seen I'm Reno. Needs another week.
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 5:34pm
      Jul 5, 2020
      May 28, 2020 @ 11:38am
      May 28, 2020
      reporter
      Apr 4, 2020 @ 10:13am
      Apr 4, 2020
      reporter Usual places of creek water
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 45 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 232 rides
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      Mar 7, 2021 @ 6:25pm
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      Mar 7, 2021 @ 5:37pm
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      Mar 7, 2021 @ 5:37pm
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      Jul 3, 2018 @ 6:40pm
      Jul 3, 2018

      Routes with this trail

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      Evans Canyon Loop
      4 miles

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      raffivegas (Jun 9, 2020 at 18:22)
       Did this trail with my 8yo yesterday. We were both on rigid single speeds. The trail is fun and pretty, although there are some sketch sections. Some parts of the trail are very narrow, with around a 5 to 10 foot drop on the side. I kept smacking my shoe and pedals into rocks coming out of these sections. Another thing to note is the overgrown thorn bushes. Basically, there are some parts of trail where you're squeezing through lush thorn bushes. My handlebars were basically plowing through the rose bushes on both sides. Problem was my hands on the bars getting shredded by the thorns. I let go of the bars out of pain and almost ate it coming out. The trail is pretty. I took lots of pictures. It even has a feature (balance beam). No shade past the beginning or the very end. There isn't much climbing either, just small ups and downs here and there. My 8yo did a lot of walking, with me carrying his bike. He almost slid down the sketch sections a few times just hiking.
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      • + 1
      raffivegas (Jun 9, 2020 at 18:23)
       Did this trail with my 8yo yesterday. We were both on rigid single speeds. The trail is fun and pretty, although there are some sketch sections. Some parts of the trail are very narrow, with around a 5 to 10 foot drop on the side. I kept smacking my shoe and pedals into rocks coming out of these sections. Another thing to note is the overgrown thorn bushes. Basically, there are some parts of trail where you're squeezing through lush thorn bushes. My handlebars were basically plowing through the rose bushes on both sides. Problem was my hands on the bars getting shredded by the thorns. I let go of the bars out of pain and almost ate it coming out. The trail is pretty. I took lots of pictures. It even has a feature (balance beam). No shade past the beginning or the very end. There isn't much climbing either, just small ups and downs here and there. My 8yo did a lot of walking, with me carrying his bike. He almost slid down the sketch sections a few times just hiking.
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