4.3 miles
Distance
959 ft
Climb
-183 ft
Descent
00:48:43
Avg time

Tamarack Lake Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Mount Rose Meadows
    Incline Village, Nevada
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Green (1 vote)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #30621 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #69936 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Year Opened
    2018
  • Land Manager
    USFS

Fun and rolling trail with very light gradient and some interesting (small) rock features. Great views at the top, awesome trail for people of all abilities.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Tamarack Lake Trail bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    777 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,165 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,063 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,174 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,950 ft
  • Grade
    3.4%
  • Grade max
    -25.4%
  • Grade min
    39.7%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3,245 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,693 ft
  • Avg time
    00:48:43
  • Avg reverse time
    00:47:51
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Status:
on Jun 6, 2021
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Tamarack Lake Trail Trail Reports

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      Jun 6, 2021 @ 6:28pm
      Jun 6, 2021
      Minor snow patches that are rideable.
      May 31, 2021 @ 3:02pm
      May 31, 2021
      Still a lot of snow up top.
      May 15, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      May 15, 2021
      Big snow right from the start. Not currently rideable.
      May 15, 2021 @ 3:20pm
      May 15, 2021
      Not rideable.
      Nov 2, 2020 @ 9:21pm
      Nov 2, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 11 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 124 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 250 rides
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      Aug 24, 2020

      4 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      hucklow (Jul 14, 2019 at 23:42)
       Top half is still covered in snow
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      • + 0
      Sixnutts (May 29, 2020 at 6:48)
       Top half us still snow packed.
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      • + 0
      roranges (Jun 6, 2020 at 17:09)
       Mostly dry from the start to the lake. Still some snow drifts to slog through towards the top.
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      • + 0
      tpnewsk (Jun 17, 2020 at 7:35)
       A few snow drifts up top but passable, rest of the trail in good condition
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