2 miles
Distance
180 ft
Climb
-613 ft
Descent
00:24:30
Avg time

Taxi Cab Details

  • Riding area
    Nevada City
    Nevada City, California
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    all season
  • Global Ranking
    #4494

Fun and beautiful legacy trail. Mostly about 4" wide. Great views back to Nevada City. Mind the star thistle!

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Taxi Cab mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -432 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,007 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,439 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,439 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,007 ft
  • Grade
    -5.268%
  • Grade max
    -39.425%
  • Grade min
    32.085%
  • Distance climb
    2,195 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    369 ft
  • Avg time
    00:24:30
  • Avg reverse time
    00:15:08
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Status:
on Jan 31, 2018
Wet
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to taxi-cab trailhead (39.282820, -120.970210)
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Taxi Cab Trail Reports

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Jan 31, 2018 @ 1:12pm
Jan 31, 2018
A few muddy areas, but otherwise pretty good.
Dec 15, 2017 @ 1:15pm
Dec 15, 2017
Overall a great trail. A couple of muddy spots and a few tight areas.
Aug 9, 2016 @ 9:14am
Aug 9, 2016
Dry & slightly overgrown with Star Thistle, but still rideable.
May 28, 2016 @ 9:59am
May 28, 2016
Taxicab needs to be trimmed back and rebenched of course, otherwise all good!
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Jul 13, 2012 @ 7:15pm
Jul 13, 2012
Taxi Cab, Grass Valley

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Yellow Taxi Cab
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