2,860 ft
-446 ft
Avg time
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Shale Trail (17E12) Details

  • Riding area
    Mount Watson
    Tahoe City, California
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • Global Ranking

Not very technical, but loose and screaming fast - bring good brakes. Climbing this would be a challenge.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Shale Trail (17E12) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -446 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,728 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,173 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,173 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,728 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance down
    2,860 ft
  • Avg time
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on Nov 17, 2017
Snow Covered
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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