2 miles
Distance
14 ft
Climb
-1,004 ft
Descent
00:08:01
Avg time

Gypsy Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Northstar California
    Truckee, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Summer
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #814 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in E-Biking
  • Year Opened
    2013

New Gypsy was made during the 2013 season. It is now mostly wooden features with the occasional jump and some rocks. A very technical riding trail.

Access Info

Follow the signs on the Zephyr fire road. The trail is marked and starts on the right.

Bike Park

More Stats for Gypsy mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -990 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,887 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,877 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,877 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,887 ft
  • Grade
    -11.896%
  • Grade max
    -37.853%
  • Grade min
    14.277%
  • Distance climb
    327 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    165 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:01
  • Avg reverse time
    01:24:18
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Status:
on Dec 17, 2019
Snow Covered
Avg: 4.75 (13 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • 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
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • 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
  • Other Other
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      Gypsy Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 3 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 817 rides
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      Photos

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      36 |
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 8:14pm
      Aug 26, 2019
      46 |
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 8:13pm
      Aug 26, 2019
      27 |
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 8:08pm
      Aug 26, 2019
      50 |
      Sep 26, 2018 @ 10:48am
      Sep 26, 2018

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag David520s (Aug 10, 2019 at 14:27)
       Super fun trail. Fast and flowy with small jumps and really fun wooden features
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