7 miles
Distance
1,578 ft
Climb
-2,828 ft
Descent
01:56:17
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Sheep Creek Trail

Sheep Creek Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
    • Dirtbike
  • Riding Area
    CDT - North Beaverheads
    North Fork, Idaho
  • Ref Number
    #126
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    June-Oct
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #6671 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Dirtbiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Manager

Great backcountry singletrack. Steep ups and downs, steep sidehills. Sometimes through lush forest, sometimes across dry open slopes. This trail is always wild.

More Stats for Sheep Creek bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,250 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,544 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,458 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,798 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,548 ft
  • Grade
    -3.631%
  • Grade max
    -72.289%
  • Grade min
    47.179%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,085 ft
  • Avg time
    01:56:17
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Status:
on Jun 8, 2019
Dry
Avg: 5 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
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  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
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  • Both Directions
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to sheep-creek-14499 trailhead (45.494740, -113.823729)
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      Sheep Creek Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 8, 2019 @ 3:29pm
      Jun 8, 2019
      All timber cleared after the big wind storm (6 trees). Hero dirt! (SIMBA-BB,BD, +8 volunteers).
      May 26, 2019 @ 8:30pm
      May 26, 2019
      All clear and kick-ass. None trees cleared (BB,BD-SIMBA)
      Aug 22, 2018 @ 9:00am
      Aug 22, 2018
      Hero dirt and a wonderful trail!
      Jul 7, 2018 @ 8:06pm
      Jul 7, 2018
      Clear of deadfall but for a couple big ones that are easy to get around on the climb across Eagle Mtn.
      Aug 7, 2017 @ 8:26pm
      Aug 7, 2017
      Seven Dirt bikers logged-out dead fall trees off the trail from the cabin to Sheep Creek road. They were unable to remove the large diameter trees...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 5 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      All
      • 21 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      7 |
      Jun 8, 2019 @ 3:31pm
      Jun 8, 2019
      8 |
      Jun 8, 2019 @ 3:30pm
      Jun 8, 2019
      200 |
      Oct 4, 2014 @ 10:44am
      Oct 4, 2014
      223 |
      Oct 4, 2014 @ 10:42am
      Oct 4, 2014

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