7 miles
Distance
1,769 ft
Climb
-1,769 ft
Descent
01:07:54
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of 8 Trail

Trail 8 Details

  • Riding area
    Jenkinson Lake
    Pollock Pines, California
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Mar-Nov
  • Global Ranking

Mostly XC related trail. This isn't anything technical other than a climb in the beginning. I've taken first timers here and done it without a problem.

Access Info

Park off the road or in the paid parking. Trail is on the right, just over the second dam.

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More Stats for Trail 8 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude min
    3,577 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,122 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,581 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,581 ft
  • Grade max
    -39.795%
  • Grade min
    52.022%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,755 ft
  • Avg time
    01:07:54
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Status:
on Aug 4, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 3.6 (5 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 trail-8-28907 trailhead (38.709001, -120.559453)
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Trail 8 Trail Reports

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Aug 4, 2018 @ 9:49am
Aug 4, 2018
She’s pretty damn dry. If Mother Nature could slap some lotion on there, that would be great!
May 12, 2018 @ 11:39pm
May 12, 2018
Very good condition.
May 10, 2018 @ 11:32am
May 10, 2018
Apr 5, 2018 @ 2:44pm
Apr 5, 2018
Trail is in pretty good condition. Some minor ruts, but clear and sticky dirt
Jan 14, 2018 @ 10:11am
Jan 14, 2018
Very few puddles. Hero dirt!
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8 |
Aug 5, 2018 @ 8:32pm
Aug 5, 2018
Trail 8, Pollock Pines
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Aug 5, 2018 @ 8:30pm
Aug 5, 2018
Trail 8, Pollock Pines
35 |
Jul 9, 2017 @ 6:11pm
Jul 9, 2017
Trail 8, Placerville

1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag asmisc (Aug 5, 2018 at 20:27)
 A good beginner trail if you're okay with going down fast!
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