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Trail

2.2 mile 3.5 kilometer point to point
Singletrack
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 750' 229 m
Descent: -5' -2 m
High: 7,889' 2,405 m
Low: 7,144' 2,178 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 13% (8°)

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Trail shared by andy meadors

The icing on the cake - an out and back climb with great views at the top and a fun descent.

andy meadors

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Description

Gray's Peak trail starts where Hanna Flats and Grout Bay trails meet on the 2N97Y fireroad. The trail is highly recommended if you want to push a sustained 2.2 mile climb to the top of the mountain for a great view of the lake. This is an out-n-back only trail, and the descent is one of the funnest in Big Bear with its (mostly) hard packed dirt, good corners, a few technical sections and a handful of fast stretches - virtually all downhill. Enjoy!

After you climb and descend Gray's Peak, you can also head out and back to Hanna Flats . Enjoy the return as it is twice as fast as going out.

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Aug 6, 2017
Justin VanAlstyne
Fairly mild climb. Some tech. Decent view point. The descent is where it's at though. Super fun at speed. 2.2mi
Oct 9, 2016
Tommy TS
Aug 21, 2016
Javier Velazquez-Muriel
Fun!
Aug 15, 2016
Andy Montbriand
Jun 29, 2016
Andrew Meyer
Great trail, with a great view at the end. Though rated a black diamond, there are only a few technical spots. It's the constant uphill that test...
Jul 4, 2014
Markk Knowles
Aug 16, 2013
Bryce Knudson
Connected with Hanna flats. Tough climb but a rewarding downhill. 4.4mi
May 29, 2013
Hans Keifer

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  4.6 from 16 votes

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#30

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#423

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Anonymous User  
this easy and fun Jul 5, 2016
Anonymous User
Anonymous User  
great views.. Jul 5, 2016
Check out the Video of the trail here: youtu.be/mQxlQE2um8Y Sep 2, 2017

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