7 miles
Distance
976 ft
Climb
-2,617 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point
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Details

  • Riding area
    Northern Sequoia National Forest
    Kernville, California
  • AKA
    Summit
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Season
    April-December
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

SUMMIT TRAIL (North) – This trailhead is approximately 10 miles north of Quaking Aspen on road 21S50. Trail runs north and south along the Western Divide crossing Mountaineer Creek and Pecks Canyon Creek. It offers scenic views of the Sierra, meadows, alpine terrain, and lakes. Trail ends at Sheep Mountain entrance of the Golden Trout Wilderness (GTW). This is an entrance to Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks.

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More Stats for Summit Trail (North) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,641 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,894 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,535 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,894 ft
  • Grade max
    -77.944%
  • Grade min
    25.792%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,053 ft
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Status:
on Jul 2, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to summit-trail-north trailhead (36.195630, -118.572410)
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Summit Trail (North) Trail Reports

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Jul 2, 2018 @ 1:52pm
Jul 2, 2018
Do not ride. Trail difficult to make out and there are fallen trees everywhere. Go to summit south.
Sep 23, 2017 @ 7:20pm
Sep 23, 2017
Overgrown and unrideable.
Sep 23, 2017 @ 7:20pm
Sep 23, 2017
Overgrown, unrideable
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Sep 14, 2015 @ 5:34pm
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Sep 14, 2015 @ 5:34pm
Sep 14, 2015
Summit Trail (North)
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Sep 14, 2015 @ 5:34pm
Sep 14, 2015
Summit Trail (North)

Routes with this trail

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Lewis Camp Shuttle
6 miles
Summit Trail Shuttle
7 miles

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