Upper Bristlecone Trail

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Rank: #4 in the Mt. Charleston Area area
#22 in NV, #2,402 Overall
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Trail in the area near Pahrump,
“Very good singletrack winding through the alpine forest in the Spring Mountains.”
Markk Knowles on Oct 8, 2013
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2.33.7 milesKilometers 135’41 m Ascent 9,404’2,866 m High 7% Avg Grade (4°)
Singletrack Type -731’-223 m Descent 8,679’2,645 m Low 16% Max Grade (9°)
Description
Alpine singletrack goodness through the Spring Mountains. There are a few somewhat sketchy limestone outcroppings and a few roots to watch out for, otherwise the trail is smooth flowing singletrack. Prefered direction is counter-clockwise from the Lower Bristlecone Trail. You could also skip the fire road and ride out & back just on this trail.

Stay on the alert for hikers as this is a very popular hiking trail as well!
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PHOTOS of Upper Bristlecone Trail
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Upper Bristlecone Trail (Pahrump, NV)
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A smooth section of the Upper Bristlecone Trail (Pahrump, NV)
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