1.4 miles
Distance
50 ft
Climb
-54 ft
Descent
00:10:40
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Sawtooth
    Truckee, California
  • Ref Number
    #16E05
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #43319 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #9280 in E-Biking
    • #5573 in Trail Running
    • #91330 in Hiking
    • #840 in Horseback
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in E-Biking
    • 75 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
    • 95 in Horseback

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Sawtooth Trail (Martis Creek Meadow) is a 1 mile popular green singletrack trail located near Truckee California. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 50 ft blue climb. On average it takes 10 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Sawtooth Trail (Martis Creek Meadow) bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -3 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,274 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,326 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,326 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,322 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -7.9%
  • Grade min
    7.9%
  • Distance climb
    2,470 ft
  • Distance down
    2,418 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,329 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:40
  • Avg reverse time
    00:10:18
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Status:
on Dec 4, 2021
Freeze/thaw Cycle
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
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      Sawtooth Trail... Trail Reports

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      Dec 4, 2021 @ 9:47am
      Dec 4, 2021
      Whatcha for freeze melt cycle if you catch the melt it will be sloppy
      Oct 12, 2021 @ 3:27pm
      Oct 12, 2021
      May 30, 2021 @ 7:36pm
      May 30, 2021
      Dry
      May 10, 2021 @ 1:54pm
      May 10, 2021
      Jul 14, 2020 @ 5:29pm
      Jul 14, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 186 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 271 rides
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      1 Review & Comments

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      NationalForestFoundation (May 22, 2020 at 12:22)
       The National Forest Foundation, in partnership with the USDA Forest Service, is conducting a Forest Health & Fuels Reduction Project in the vicinity of the Sawtooth/Bald Mountain Trail. Operations are planned from 2020 – 2021, during Spring, Summer, and Fall seasons. During this time, there will be trail closures, heavy machinery, and tree-falling/flying debris in the area. Users should exercise caution, observe trail closures, and keep at least 300’ back from equipment. To avoid danger, alternate trails in the area are advised. The Big Chief Trail (4 miles down the 06 road) will remain open. More information on the project, trail closures and more may be found at: www.nationalforests.org/bigjackeast
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