4,738 ft
Distance
17 ft
Climb
-345 ft
Descent
00:10:24
Avg time

Snake Details

  • Riding Area
    Northstar California
    Truckee, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular in reverse
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #7089 in Mountain Biking

Snake starts at the top of vista and follows a fire road down and to the left under the chair and meeting up with the Tryumph green trail.

Bike Park

More Stats for Snake bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -327 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,682 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,012 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,009 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,682 ft
  • Grade
    -6.911%
  • Grade max
    -28.511%
  • Grade min
    9.92%
  • Distance climb
    494 ft
  • Distance down
    4,212 ft
  • Distance flat
    32 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:52
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Jun 23, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

view (14)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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 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
  • Other Other
Directions to snake-33729 trailhead (39.247829, -120.125005)
update trails status or condition

Snake Trail Reports

Photos

more »
220 |
Jul 22, 2010 @ 12:42pm
Jul 22, 2010
Snake, Truckee
1,113 |
Feb 14, 2010 @ 12:15pm
Feb 14, 2010
| 6 comments Snake, Portola
1,113 |
Feb 14, 2010 @ 12:14pm
Feb 14, 2010
| 1 comments Snake, Portola
1,080 |
Feb 14, 2010 @ 12:13pm
Feb 14, 2010
| 5 comments Snake, Portola

Reviews / Comments

No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.


Post a Comment



You must login to Pinkbike.
Don't have an account? Sign up

Join Pinkbike  Login

Videos

more »
Ran Over a Huge Rattlesnake
0:30 | 973 | Aug 9, 2011 , Truckee
DH Reno
1:24 | 205 | Jul 27, 2015 , Truckee
  • subscribe
  • flag
  • login to download gpx or kml files.