1,469 ft
Distance
133 ft
Climb
-16 ft
Descent
00:05:40
Avg time

Hawk's Peak (Upper) Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Tahoe Donner
    Truckee, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #36395 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Manager
    Tahoe Donner Association

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Hawk's Peak (Upper) is a 1,469 ft popular blue singletrack alpine trail located near Truckee California. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 133 ft black diamond climb. On average it takes 5 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Hawk's Peak (Upper) bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    117 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,596 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,725 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,596 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,713 ft
  • Grade
    7.948%
  • Grade max
    -15.08%
  • Grade min
    26.136%
  • Distance climb
    1,133 ft
  • Distance down
    160 ft
  • Distance flat
    176 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:40
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:47
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Status:
on Jun 8, 2021
Dry
Avg: 3.25 (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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      Hawk's Peak (Upper) Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 29 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 118 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 897 rides
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      Jun 5, 2021 @ 3:38pm
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      Aug 9, 2020 @ 11:23pm
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      Aug 9, 2020 @ 11:23pm
      Aug 9, 2020

      Routes with this trail

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      Hawk Hill Loop
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      ShelTDog (Jul 24, 2019 at 17:24)
       Technical and steep (but short) climb up to the peak. Worth the views when you get to the top!
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