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140 mi 226 km of trail 7 Rides

Easy Trails 4 Trails Intermediate Trails 21 Trails Hard Trails 25 Trails
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Rides in Downieville - 5

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Favorite Fast and smooth section of Third Divide Trail.
Difficult

Downieville Classic

14.0 mi 22.5 km • Point to Point • 663 ft Ascent 202.12 m Ascent

(109) Downiev…, CA
Favorite Mills Peak Lookout
Intermediate

Mills Peak Shuttle Run

9.1 mi 14.7 km • Point to Point • 269 ft Ascent 81.91 m Ascent

(23) Portola, CA
Favorite Fast and smooth section of Third Divide Trail.
Difficult

Big Boulder from Gold Valley Rim Trail - IMBA EPIC

21.7 mi 35.0 km • Point to Point • 1,498 ft Ascent 456.53 m Ascent

(14) Downiev…, CA
Favorite Fast and smooth section of Third Divide Trail.
Intermediate/Difficult

Johnsvillle A-Tree to Downieville First Divide

15.5 mi 24.9 km • Point to Point • 632 ft Ascent 192.51 m Ascent

(1) Clio, CA
Favorite The fun North Yuba Loop starts here! If you want to shuttle, the cost is just $20 per person, bikes ride free.
Intermediate

North Yuba Loop

11.0 mi 17.7 km • Loop • 2,029 ft Ascent 618.37 m Ascent

(4) Downiev…, CA

Trails in Downieville - 43

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4.9 mi 7.9 km #1Butcher Trail
Difficult
Downieville, CA
Difficult
4.9 mi 7.9 km Downieville, CA
2.6 mi 4.1 km #2Pauley Creek OHV Trail (11E03)
Difficult
Downieville, CA
Difficult
2.6 mi 4.1 km Downieville, CA
2.1 mi 3.3 km #3Third Divide
Intermediate
Downieville, CA
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.3 km Downieville, CA
2.5 mi 4.0 km #4Upper Butcher Ranch Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Downieville, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
2.5 mi 4.0 km Downieville, CA
3.3 mi 5.3 km #5Downie River Trail 10E02
Very Difficult
Downieville, CA
Very Difficult
3.3 mi 5.3 km Downieville, CA
2.4 mi 3.8 km #6Smith Creek Trail
Difficult
Clio, CA
Difficult
2.4 mi 3.8 km Clio, CA
3.8 mi 6.1 km #7Upper Mills Peak Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Portola, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.8 mi 6.1 km Portola, CA
1.3 mi 2.1 km #8Lower Mills Peak Trail
Intermediate
Portola, CA
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Portola, CA
2.2 mi 3.5 km #9Middle Mills Peak Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Portola, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
2.2 mi 3.5 km Portola, CA
4.9 mi 7.8 km #10Mt. Elwell Trail
Very Difficult
Downieville, CA
Very Difficult
4.9 mi 7.8 km Downieville, CA
6.6 mi 10.7 km #11Big Boulder
Difficult
Downieville, CA
Difficult
6.6 mi 10.7 km Downieville, CA
3.8 mi 6.2 km #12Chimney Rock Trail 10E07
Difficult
Downieville, CA
Difficult
3.8 mi 6.2 km Downieville, CA
5.3 mi 8.5 km #13Gold Valley Rim Trail
Difficult
Downieville, CA
Difficult
5.3 mi 8.5 km Downieville, CA
1.7 mi 2.8 km #14Sunrise Trail
Intermediate
Downieville, CA
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.8 km Downieville, CA
2.4 mi 3.8 km #15Round Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Downieville, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
2.4 mi 3.8 km Downieville, CA
4.1 mi 6.5 km #16Sandusky Trail
Intermediate
Downieville, CA
Intermediate
4.1 mi 6.5 km Downieville, CA
1.6 mi 2.7 km #17Long Lake Trail
Very Difficult
Downieville, CA
Very Difficult
1.6 mi 2.7 km Downieville, CA
2.8 mi 4.5 km #18Smith Lake Trail
Difficult
Downieville, CA
Difficult
2.8 mi 4.5 km Downieville, CA
2.2 mi 3.5 km #19Bear Lakes Loop
Difficult
Downieville, CA
Difficult
2.2 mi 3.5 km Downieville, CA
1.8 mi 3.0 km #20Silver Lake Trail (12E31)
Difficult
Clio, CA
Difficult
1.8 mi 3.0 km Clio, CA

Photos of Downieville - 46

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Get your butt to Downieville!
Jun 29, 2016 near Downiev…, CA
Fast and smooth section of Third Divide Trail.
Sep 2, 2014 near Downiev…, CA
Riding down the Tamarack Connector Trail.
Aug 29, 2019 near Clio, CA
A rescue backboard is strategically located at the intersection of Third Divide, Big Boulder, the Butcher Trail, and Second Divide.
Dec 15, 2015 near Downiev…, CA
Sierra Buttes vista from Gold Valley Rim Trail
Jun 13, 2018 near Clio, CA
Amazing rest spot 20 feet off the trail just after all the hard climbing and eroded cobblestone descents. This is somewhere close to the top of the second ascent. Lots of fun on a fat bike with suspension. (Suspension is a must!)
Jun 13, 2018 near Downiev…, CA
Third Divide getting loosey-goosey.
Dec 15, 2015 near Downiev…, CA
Convenient "Bus Stop" next to a mining claim and camp.
Sep 2, 2014 near Downiev…, CA