3 miles
Distance
966 ft
Climb
-309 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point
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Sand Ridge Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Nevada City
    Nevada City, California
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    under snow in winter
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    USFS

Tough push up to incredible views along Sand Ridge and pristine Glacier Lake. Good riding for a short distance on the ridge.

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More Stats for Sand Ridge Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    657 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,926 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,926 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,583 ft
  • Grade
    4.426%
  • Grade max
    -26.998%
  • Grade min
    28.23%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    4,319 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,589 ft
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Status:
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Sep 30, 2016 @ 10:39pm
Sep 30, 2016
Sand Ridge Trail, Grass Valley

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag Wonderdoggy (Aug 12, 2017 at 20:43)
 Ride up glacier lake trail and ride this back down. Gorgeous ride along the ridge followed by a fast loose, and gnarly descent.
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Glacier Lake (Nevada City, CA) Mountain Biking
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