5.3 miles
Distance
280 ft
Climb
-273 ft
Descent
00:24:43
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Granite Bay Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Granite Bay
    Folsom, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Green (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #46425 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #88218 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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Granite Bay Trail is a 5 mile less popular green singletrack scenic trail located near Folsom California. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating with a 280 ft green climb. On average it takes 24 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Granite Bay Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    9 ft
  • Altitude min
    458 ft
  • Altitude max
    542 ft
  • Altitude start
    477 ft
  • Altitude end
    486 ft
  • Grade max
    -27.8%
  • Grade min
    27.9%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
  • Avg time
    00:24:43
  • Avg reverse time
    00:32:34
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on Jan 3, 2023
Wet
Avg: 4.2 (5 votes)
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      Granite Bay Trail Trail Reports

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      Jan 3, 2023 @ 7:05pm
      Jan 3, 2023
      Tree down between Jedi and Dead Dude
      May 22, 2022 @ 7:51pm
      May 22, 2022
      Great conditions and slightly dusty. definitely wearing a gaiters can help. Rattlesnake sight and crossing the trails. Be aware of them. Otherwise...
      Apr 25, 2022 @ 12:17am
      Apr 25, 2022
      Little puddles here and there but mostly dry but slight damp from the most recent rain last week. Mosquitoes were definitely out so wear bug...
      Jan 23, 2021 @ 7:15pm
      Jan 23, 2021
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 8:18am
      Jul 31, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 35 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 607 rides
      • Last: May 5, 2024

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      Jan 28, 2024 @ 7:34pm
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      May 22, 2022 @ 7:50pm
      May 22, 2022
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      May 22, 2022 @ 7:49pm
      May 22, 2022

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