2 miles
Distance
643 ft
Climb
-76 ft
Descent
00:28:04
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Lower Angora Ridge Trail

Details

  • Riding area
    Angora
    South Lake Tahoe, California
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on trail
    Rock Garden
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2017
  • Land Manager

This trail was completed in August 2017 and still a bit raw in places. It was funded by the Tahoe Area Mountain Biking Association and built in partnership with the US Forest Service and many volunteers. The trail sits on a rocky glacial moraine ridge line. Part of a larger multi-year new trail system project connecting Tahoe Mountain, Angora Ridge and Fallen Leaf Lake - your membership and Trail Karma dollars at work!

This trail is relentlessly rocky, but very fun up and downhill. Moderate incline, tight turns, and outstanding views of Fallen Leaf Lake and Mount Tallac.

Makes an excellent walking alternative to get to Angora Lakes.

Access Info

The trail begins just to the west of Angora Lake Road at the intersection with Tahoe Mountain Road. It exits onto Angora Lake Road about 300 ft shy of the fire lookout tower and picks up again on the opposite side of the road about 30ft lower.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Lower Angora Ridge Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    568 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,699 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,267 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,699 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,267 ft
  • Grade
    5.901%
  • Grade max
    -19.008%
  • Grade min
    24.507%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1,467 ft
  • Distance flat
    914 ft
  • Avg time
    00:28:04
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Status:
on Jul 30, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to lower-angora-ridge-trail trailhead (38.903645, -120.038359)
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Lower Angora... Trail Reports

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Jul 30, 2018 @ 10:24am
Jul 30, 2018
Apr 24, 2018 @ 11:28pm
Apr 24, 2018
reporter Some mud and snow still
Jan 18, 2018 @ 7:19pm
Jan 18, 2018
All clear and very fun
Aug 30, 2017 @ 10:42pm
Aug 30, 2017
Mix of dry/ damp soil, some of which has not been packed fully from riders. New trail with frequent rocks. Lack of pitch in trail and frequent...
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