3,147 ft
Distance
32 ft
Climb
-182 ft
Descent
00:04:22
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Upper Drain Trail

  • USFS
    Land Manager

Upper Drain Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Bear Basin
    McCall, Idaho
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC, DJ
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #13513 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #39013 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    Payette National Forest

Nice downhill with banked berms and multiple switches....very fun, ride downhill.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Upper Drain mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -150 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,390 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,546 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,540 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,390 ft
  • Grade
    -4.775%
  • Grade max
    -27.988%
  • Grade min
    10.438%
  • Distance climb
    806 ft
  • Distance down
    2,079 ft
  • Distance flat
    262 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:22
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:49
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Status:
on Sep 26, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 4.3 (10 votes)
Your vote: 0

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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Upper Drain Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 241 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,152 rides
      • Last: Oct 2, 2022

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      22 |
      Jul 7, 2021 @ 6:55pm
      Jul 7, 2021
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      Jul 7, 2021 @ 6:54pm
      Jul 7, 2021
      78 |
      May 18, 2020 @ 9:49am
      May 18, 2020
      86 |
      Sep 20, 2018 @ 6:36am
      Sep 20, 2018

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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      Scratchzilla (Jul 5, 2020 at 17:52)
      Absolute blast to ride with well built berms and rollers!
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Turtle-Speed (Jul 2, 2020 at 9:12)
      Flow and Berms What More Could You ask For!
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Mgripsbig (Jul 29, 2018 at 6:32)
      On my top 5 list of best trails. I had to stop comparing other trails to this because 90 % of other trails aren’t as well put together. This trail has true flow. It’s not a hard core black trail (obviously it’s blue). But it’s super fun and leads right into the Lower Drain black trail.
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      Mountain Biking Bear Basin near McCall Idaho
      6:39 | 340 | Sep 29, 2020 , McCall
      Riding Bear Basin RAW PART 1
      2:11 | 257 | May 20, 2020 , McCall
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