7 miles
Distance
1,859 ft
Climb
-1,795 ft
Descent
01:08:20
Avg time
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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
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  • 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 change
    65 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,523 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,123 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,523 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,587 ft
  • Grade
    0.165%
  • Grade max
    -37.624%
  • Grade min
    52.022%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,074 ft
  • Avg time
    01:08:20
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Status:
on Apr 5, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3.5 (4 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 (38.713878, -120.560381)
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Trail 8 Trail Reports

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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!
Sep 16, 2017 @ 4:27pm
Sep 16, 2017
Trail is looking good
Jun 4, 2017 @ 6:51pm
Jun 4, 2017
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Jul 9, 2017 @ 6:11pm
Jul 9, 2017
Trail 8, Placerville

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