2 miles
Distance
77 ft
Climb
-789 ft
Descent
00:06:18
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Upper Turtle Trail

Upper Turtle Details

  • Riding area
    Snow Summit
    Big Bear, California
  • AKA
    Turtle
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Season
    May-Oct
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Jump, Roller Coaster
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2016
  • Land Manager
    Snow Summit

Upper part of Turtle trail that is great for beginners. lots a small berms, big berms, and paver stone berms. There are a lot of brake bumps throughout the trail and some very small climbs as well.

Access Info

First right at the split for Going Green, Party Wave, and Turtle

Bike Park

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Upper Turtle mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -712 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,355 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,068 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,068 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,355 ft
  • Grade
    -8.428%
  • Grade max
    -43.164%
  • Grade min
    16.847%
  • Distance climb
    1,365 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    488 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:18
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Status:
on Jul 13, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.65 (3 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
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Upper Turtle Trail Reports

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Jul 13, 2018 @ 11:22am
Jul 13, 2018
Jun 29, 2018 @ 11:20am
Jun 29, 2018
Jun 20, 2018 @ 5:13pm
Jun 20, 2018
Extremely bad breaking bumps... corners are very sandy and loose
Oct 20, 2017 @ 4:07pm
Oct 20, 2017
Lots of brake bumps
Sep 30, 2017 @ 8:47pm
Sep 30, 2017
Blown out and fast.
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Jun 3, 2018 @ 10:52am
Jun 3, 2018
Upper Turtle, San Ysidro
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Jul 26, 2017 @ 3:41pm
Jul 26, 2017
Upper Turtle, Big Bear

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Turtle Trail | Snow Summit. Big Bear, Ca. |...
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