1,173 ft
Distance
26 ft
Climb
-165 ft
Descent
00:05:23
Avg time

Old Live Oak Details

  • Riding area
    Upper Bidwell Park
    Chico, California
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on trail
    Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking

Old Live Oak is an alternative to the bottom of Live Oak but is slower and less flowy. The main reason to take Old Live Oak instead is for the The Chute, a challenging, steep, narrow rock chute not for the faint of heart. Otherwise, Upper dead ends into Old Live Oak and many people either descend from Upper down to Middle via this trail, or hike-a-bike up to Live Oak.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Old Live Oak mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -139 ft
  • Altitude min
    594 ft
  • Altitude max
    733 ft
  • Altitude start
    733 ft
  • Altitude end
    594 ft
  • Grade
    -11.865%
  • Grade max
    -36.15%
  • Grade min
    15.332%
  • Distance climb
    266 ft
  • Distance down
    795 ft
  • Distance flat
    112 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:23
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Status:
on Apr 26, 2017
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Trail Style
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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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Old Live Oak Trail Reports

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Apr 26, 2017 @ 12:07pm
Apr 26, 2017
Trails Open!
Apr 18, 2017 @ 12:58pm
Apr 18, 2017
Trails closed and wet.
Mar 29, 2017 @ 2:37pm
Mar 29, 2017
Trails Open!
Mar 22, 2017 @ 1:40pm
Mar 22, 2017
Park trails closed to bikes due to rain. Will reopen when dry.
Mar 8, 2017 @ 12:03pm
Mar 8, 2017
Park trails are open again. Dirt is prime right now.
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Dec 28, 2017 @ 2:24am
Dec 28, 2017
Old Live Oak, Chico
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Dec 28, 2017 @ 2:23am
Dec 28, 2017
Old Live Oak, Chico
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Dec 28, 2017 @ 2:23am
Dec 28, 2017
Old Live Oak, Chico
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Dec 28, 2017 @ 2:23am
Dec 28, 2017
Old Live Oak, Chico

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