1 miles
Distance
19 ft
Climb
-1,036 ft
Descent
00:08:20
Avg time

Karpiel Details

  • Riding Area
    Northstar California
    Truckee, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Summer
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #3366 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking

A technical double Black off of Vista.

Access Info

From the top of Vista the trailhead is next to Sticks & Stones.

Bike Park

More Stats for Karpiel bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,017 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,994 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,011 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,011 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,994 ft
  • Grade
    -16.29%
  • Grade max
    -41.291%
  • Grade min
    21.409%
  • Distance climb
    269 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    104 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:20
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Status:
on Jul 12, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 4.65 (8 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • 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 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Karpiel Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 66 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      All
      • 334 rides
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      Photos

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      27 |
      Oct 31, 2018 @ 5:52pm
      Oct 31, 2018
      Karpiel, Northstar
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      Oct 31, 2018 @ 5:52pm
      Oct 31, 2018
      Karpiel, Northstar
      179 |
      Sep 22, 2018 @ 2:39pm
      Sep 22, 2018
      Karpiel, Sonoma
      86 |
      Apr 2, 2018 @ 2:26pm
      Apr 2, 2018
      Karpiel, Northstar

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