2 miles
Distance
54 ft
Climb
-1,002 ft
Descent
1 miles
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Details

  • Riding area
    Donner Summit
    Truckee, California
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Mixed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    under snow in winter
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

It is possible to climb this... in fact the lower portions are all gravel road. Past that however, the trail becomes difficult to follow and winds through some pretty big boulders. Would be a fun decent.

More Stats for Original Lincoln Highway Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -948 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,116 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,064 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,116 ft
  • Grade
    -7.463%
  • Grade max
    -30.369%
  • Grade min
    17.544%
  • Distance climb
    1,318 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    671 ft
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Status:
on Jun 26, 2018
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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
Directions to original-lincoln-highway-trail trailhead (39.314715, -120.327316)
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Original Lincoln... Trail Reports

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Jun 26, 2018 @ 3:57pm
Jun 26, 2018
Washed out sections (signposted) - trail is difficult to follow towards the top, but that comes with the terrain here.
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1 Review & Comments

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flag Sugargrapefruit (Jul 15, 2018 at 13:20)
 This is not a very fun bike trail, the views are stunning, but shallow pitch, tight trees, loose rocks, large rocks, make for a choppy slow and challenging up AND down. North of 80 trails are more fun.
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