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Sierra Canyon Trail

 3 votes

Length

9.8 Miles 15.8 Kilometers


Singletrack

Elevation

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Ascent

-3,495' -1,065 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

8,453' 2,577 m

High

4,959' 1,511 m

Low

Conditions


Minor Issues 93 days ago
Snowy - Clear below 7,200 ft. Upper section is not rideable. History

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A big decsent with tight switchbacks.

Rob Kranovich

Overview

Description

The Sierra Canyon Trail is a long ride with substantial elevation gain/loss. The best view of Lake Tahoe is from the bench about a mile farther on the Tahoe Rim Trail - Spooner Summit to Heavenly. You can start at Spooner Summit or Kingsbury Grade and connect to this trail. The descent has many switchbacks and some very rocky sections. Make sure to carry supplies to fix cut sidewalls.

The bottom of the Trail is in Genoa and the Genoa Bar is a great place to get a beer after a long ride.

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Nov 19, 2017
Shannon Estes
Riding up from Genoa. Trail is in great shape and clear up to 7,200 ft. 6.7mi
Oct 29, 2017
Heckler Hilken
2h 20m
Oct 18, 2017
Chris Griffo
Jul 26, 2017
Mickey Fimbres
as fast as you dare. beware the baby head rocks! 9.8mi
May 28, 2017
vincent griego
Extensive snow at 9.3 mile mark. Two trees over trail. One smallish, another big.
Jun 20, 2016
Marc Gerhart
Rode up to TRT, then across Spooner to Clear Creek trail
Oct 20, 2015
Todd Schopp

Trail Ratings

  3.7 from 3 votes

#1

in Genoa

#10526

Overall
  3.7 from 3 votes
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#1

in Genoa

#106

in Nevada

#10,526

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