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Kingsbury Stinger

 4.3 (6)

5.3 Miles 8.5 Kilometers


Singletrack

146' 45 m

Ascent

-1,482' -452 m

Descent

6%

Avg Grade (3°)

28%

Max Grade (15°)

7,953' 2,424 m

High

6,618' 2,017 m

Low

Shared By Chris McNamara

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Minor Issues 18 days ago
Andria/Genoa Road closed to vehicles at Sunflower. Building parking lot at TRT trailhead. Bikes can still pass through. History

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One of the best ways to start or finish the Tahoe Rim Trail, an easy car shuttle or an out-and-back.

Chris McNamara

Dogs Leashed

Features eMTB allowed

Snow-dependent. On heavy years, can be closed from November - May. On lighter years, the upper part is closed December-April, but the lower part might be open most of the year.

Description

Completed in 2016, this moderate trail is a great way to reach the Tahoe Rim Trail. About 1/4 of the trail has great views of Lake Tahoe. There are only a few rocky sections: most of the trail is flowy at a moderate grade. It's 55 inches wide and legal for ATV's and dirt bikes (but both are seldom seen on the trail). It's easy to car shuttle.

Rather than starting at the top, most people park at the main parking area at the end of Andria Drive/ N. Benjamin. You then climb for 5-10 minutes up the Tahoe Rim Trail, turn right (north) then intersect the Stinger after a few minutes.

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Jul 4, 2018
Levi Bare
5.3mi
Jun 20, 2018
Matt Till
Jun 14, 2018
Gary de Veyra
Jun 10, 2018
Taylor Reed
First ride with Nathan Batchelder 5.3mi
Sep 17, 2017
Mike Valenzuela

Trail Ratings

  4.3 from 6 votes

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in Kingsbury

#3919

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Just finished an out and back starting at the bottom up to the Rim Trail. The bottom is pretty sandy and a steep climb, but it is a great ride for an intermediate. The rocky, technical sections on the upper half of the trail are short so you can either hike-a-bike them or actually try riding them as we did (we are intermediate riders). We did see three separate groups of dirt bikers on the trail. Sep 3, 2017
Chris McNamara
Zephyr Cove, NV
Chris McNamara   Zephyr Cove, NV
Here is another vid of riding the trail from Loam Troopers - youtube.com/watch?v=XChO6sb… Nov 27, 2017
Chris McNamara
Zephyr Cove, NV
Chris McNamara   Zephyr Cove, NV
Here is a video of riding it after a light dusting of snow in February - youtu.be/2a3SeVHfEKk?t=25s Feb 20, 2018

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