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Bell Mountain Loop

Intermediate
 3.8 (14) RECOMMENDED ROUTE

Good mixed terrain. Some small rocky portions. Can be ridden in either direction.


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Map Key

8.3

Miles

13.4

KM

60%

Singletrack

3,198' 975 m

High

2,995' 913 m

Low

344' 105 m

Up

346' 106 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

6%

Max Grade (4°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Unknown

Overview

This is a fun, mixed terrain trail ride. It includes some singletrack with a few mixed ATV trails. It's good for the beginner, but has some challenge for more experienced riders as well.

Need to Know

Run lower tire pressure and be prepared for flats - the rocky sections can be hard on tires.

Description

Leave from the parking area and follow the trail from the dirt lot. You'll pedal uphill slightly and see some different turn offs, but remaining on the trail straight ahead will take you around the mountain.

After the initial small climb there is some short downhill with rocks. A little more uphill leads to some downhill rocky sections.

Shared By:

Luke Keserich

Trail Ratings

  3.8 from 14 votes

#2117

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  3.8 from 14 votes
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Welcome to Mars! This portion of the Bell Mountain Trail is exactly what Mars must feel like! If you're an enduro rider, you
Mar 9, 2015 near Victorv…, CA
Another picture of Mars. The terrain is rough but the drops are good.
Mar 9, 2015 near Victorv…, CA
Trail guide for bell mountain
Nov 10, 2021 near Victorv…, CA
Good
Jan 10, 2021 near Victorv…, CA
Really fun ride and a great exercise for beginners
Mar 10, 2021 near Victorv…, CA
What you can't see in this picture is just how steep this trail is. The camera is facing the trail at the angle that it's in. Very steep but rideable. Welcome to Mars.
Mar 10, 2015 near Apple V…, CA

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Nov 28, 2021
Logan Chadde
Nice proper rolling singletrack through desert landscape. Easy to lose the singletrack and end up on the doubletrack. Could be done on a gravel bike.
Mar 10, 2021
Tyler C
8mi — 1h 34m
Mar 22, 2020
Ken Steele
Nov 7, 2019
Wendy Simpson
Kinda cool 13mi — 1h 00m
May 18, 2019
Barry D.
May 12, 2019
Jonathan Alligood
Did a modified version of the trail today. Rained yesterday. Little to no mud. Solid day for riding. — 1h 30m
May 8, 2019
Jonathan Alligood
Me and my brother did the loop today. was a good ride.
Apr 27, 2019
Ryan Walters
First mountain bike ride. Went around sunset. Good balance of ascent and small hills. 9mi