1 miles
Distance
35 ft
Climb
-1,040 ft
Descent
00:11:56
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Sticks & Stones Trail

Sticks & Stones Details

  • Riding Area
    Northstar California
    Truckee, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Summer
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #7210 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

Double Black at Northstar. Wooden features ("sticks") and rock gardens ("stones")

Access Info

Up Vista, to the left

Bike Park

More Stats for Sticks & Stones bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,005 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,005 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,010 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,010 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,005 ft
  • Grade
    -14.167%
  • Grade max
    -37.029%
  • Grade min
    6.894%
  • Distance climb
    640 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    149 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:56
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Status:
on Jun 23, 2018
Snow Covered
Avg: 4.65 (8 votes)

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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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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 sticks--stones trailhead (39.247900, -120.124970)
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Sticks & Stones Trail Reports

datedescription
Jun 23, 2018 @ 8:29am
Jun 23, 2018
Nov 17, 2017 @ 8:06am
Nov 17, 2017
Jul 5, 2014 @ 3:38pm
Jul 5, 2014
They've added some berms in Zone 2 but for the most part it's business as usual. Dusty, blown out and fun as hell.
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Photos

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27 |
Oct 31, 2018 @ 5:52pm
Oct 31, 2018
Sticks & Stones, Northstar
14 |
Sep 17, 2018 @ 1:59pm
Sep 17, 2018
Sticks & Stones, Santa Clara
61 |
Aug 31, 2017 @ 2:07pm
Aug 31, 2017
Sticks & Stones, Truckee
46 |
Aug 29, 2017 @ 7:40pm
Aug 29, 2017
Sticks & Stones, Truckee

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