1 miles
Distance
210 ft
Climb
-132 ft
Descent
00:11:08
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Upper Salt Creek Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Upper Salt Creek Details

  • Riding Area
    Westside/Mary Lake
    Redding, California
  • AKA
    Salt Creek
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    all seasons
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Log Ride
  • Global Ranking
    #36303 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Pretty mellow trail that rides well both directions, there are a few bridges and a section with 2 log rides. You can connect several trails to this one.

Access Info

Gravel parking right on the side of 299

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Upper Salt Creek bike trail
  • Altitude change
    78 ft
  • Altitude min
    692 ft
  • Altitude max
    803 ft
  • Altitude start
    705 ft
  • Altitude end
    783 ft
  • Grade
    1.067%
  • Grade max
    -15.213%
  • Grade min
    15.336%
  • Distance climb
    3,391 ft
  • Distance down
    2,343 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,531 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:08
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:03
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Feb 10, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

view (454)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Directions to upper-salt-creek trailhead (40.587178, -122.456169)
      update trails status or condition

      Upper Salt Creek Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 60 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 666 rides
      •  

      Photos

      no photos have been added for Upper Salt Creek yet, add a photo.

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Redding Classic (Swasey to French Fry)
      24 miles
      Technical loop in Redding
      15 miles

      Reviews / Comments

      No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
      Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.


      Post a Comment



      You must login to Pinkbike.
      Don't have an account? Sign up

      Join Pinkbike  Login

      Videos

      no videos have been added for Upper Salt Creek yet, add a video.
      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.