3.1 miles
Distance
419 ft
Climb
-957 ft
Descent
00:19:03
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Scotts Flat Lake Trail
  • Forest Trails Alliance
    Builder

  • USFS
    Land Manager

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    all season
  • Global Ranking

Pretty fun trail

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Scotts Flat Lake Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -537 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,189 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,771 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,729 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,192 ft
  • Grade max
    -51.899%
  • Grade min
    32.031%
  • Distance climb
    1.2 miles
  • Distance down
    1.7 miles
  • Distance flat
    772 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:03
  • Avg reverse time
    00:30:20
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Status:
on Apr 5, 2017
Variable
Avg: 3.8 (13 votes)

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Scotts Flat Lake... Trail Reports

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Apr 5, 2017 @ 6:52am
Apr 5, 2017
Muddy sections on lower trail
Mar 17, 2017 @ 6:49pm
Mar 17, 2017
Lots of mud for the last mile or so before the road crossing
Dec 30, 2016 @ 7:21pm
Dec 30, 2016
Mosty wet and packed, a few soft spots towards the bottom before the road crossing.
Jul 9, 2016 @ 5:23pm
Jul 9, 2016
Jul 9, 2016 @ 5:23pm
Jul 9, 2016
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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag skatekid3 (Dec 1, 2015 at 13:41)
 Look out for first couple of berms they get very powdery in the summer.
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  • + 1
flag DrHog (Jul 26, 2016 at 1:26)
 I ride a lot of miles, and this was as much fun as I've had on a trail in a long time, reminiscent of some of the great trails in South Tahoe. Well built and maintained with great flow. Thanks, Forest Trails Alliance!
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