4 miles
Distance
507 ft
Climb
-339 ft
Descent
00:30:58
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Pinyon Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Maintainer

Pinyon Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Minden
    Minden, Nevada
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Season
    All
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #4956
  • Year Opened
    2016

Pinyon Trail climbs around a small hill through some Pinyon pines to overlook the southern Carson Valley. The upper trail forks and the loop can be ridden in either direction.

This trail has sharp rock hazards so be sure to have spare tube and trail pump.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Pinyon Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    168 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,696 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,062 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,696 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,864 ft
  • Grade
    0.784%
  • Grade max
    -14.472%
  • Grade min
    14.476%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,609 ft
  • Avg time
    00:30:58
  • Avg reverse time
    00:24:31
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Status:
on Apr 23, 2018
Variable
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to pinyon-trail-54414 trailhead (38.897850, -119.603290)
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Pinyon Trail Trail Reports

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Apr 23, 2018 @ 10:35am
Apr 23, 2018
The most fun I’ve had on my mtb!!! 5 miles of xc flowey soft dirt single track. So so so fun!!
Apr 17, 2018 @ 12:41pm
Apr 17, 2018
Dry and firm throughout. No wet areas. No sandy/dusty areas. Good riding in these cool temps!
Mar 28, 2018 @ 5:16pm
Mar 28, 2018
Dry and riding well, some minor wet spots in the shaded areas.
Feb 17, 2018 @ 4:28pm
Feb 17, 2018
reporter Back to dry conditions.
Dec 5, 2017 @ 10:22am
Dec 5, 2017
Great riding conditions. Hard packed, no dust, and cold!
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Apr 25, 2018 @ 1:23am
Apr 25, 2018
Pinyon Trail, My City
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Sep 17, 2017 @ 10:29am
Sep 17, 2017
Pinyon Trail, Carson City
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Jun 11, 2017 @ 9:27am
Jun 11, 2017
Pinyon Trail, Carson City
151 |
May 25, 2016 @ 10:25pm
May 25, 2016
Pinyon Trail, Carson City

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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 0
flag tannerd (Jun 4, 2017 at 7:02)
 Trail is in great shape as usual
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  • + 0
flag BDemps4 (May 30, 2018 at 16:49)
 Great trail, just watch out for hikers and horses.
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