This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
1 miles
169 ft
-190 ft
1 miles
High Point
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Lower Tamarack Details

  • Riding Area
    Bear Valley
    Bear Valley, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical Rating
  • Season
  • Land Manager

After doing the Upper Tamarack Trail cross Hwy 4 and follow this short trail down to the Tamarack Lodge. Tamarack Lodge at Bear Valley, a family fun, family friendly, Mountain Lodge just two miles from the Bear Valley Village. It is ideal for large groups and offers the convenience of having a guest kitchen so that all guests have the opportunity to cook homemade meals if you don't want to eat out every night. This is a great home base for mountain bike adventures in the area if you want a step above camping and want a laid back atmosphere.

More Stats for Lower Tamarack bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -20 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,877 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,926 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,905 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2,640 ft
  • Distance down
    2,708 ft
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on May 11, 2018
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Lower Tamarack Trail Reports

May 11, 2018 @ 3:59pm
May 11, 2018
reporter This "trail" needs significant re-work. Many parts of overgrown and VERY hard to find or follow. Also, a large portion of the trail has been...
Apr 25, 2018 @ 6:04pm
Apr 25, 2018
reporter Mostly snow covered until early May ???
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