Fordyce Creek Trail For ATV Riding

The 58th most popular all terrain vehicle trail in California.

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In the Tahoe National Forest, the Fordyce Creek Trail is a 10 mile route open to ATV riding. It is known as one of the three routes used for the annual Sierra Trek. There are several deep water crossings and steep climbs. The route leads to Summit City at Meadow Lake.

Location: The trail begins near Eagle Lakes. Take Interstate 80 to Eagle Lakes Road. Follow Eagles lake road on the East bound side of freeway. Follow the Eagle Lakes signs about 3 miles from the Interstate and on your right hand side you will find the Fordyce Creek trail head. It should have a sign labeled OHV route.

Note: As of September 2007, ATV riding is only permitted on designated Forest Service roads. To obtain the latest map of designated roads, contact the Forest Service HQ at (530) 265-4531.

Overall, Fordyce Creek Trail is the 58th most popular ATV riding trail of all 106 ATV trails in California. Several of the better atv trails are nearby Fordyce Creek Trail including Barrett Lake, Foresthill OHV, Gold Note Trails System, Superstition Mountain Open Area, Rubicon OHV Trail and China Wall OHV Area.


Local Contact(s):  Tahoe National Forest (530) 265-4531; California Tourism (916) 444-4429.

Recommended Book:  "Guide To Northern California 4WD Trails" from Charles Wells

Average Difficulty:  HARDCORE

Reference Source:  click here

Article Source:   Best Fordyce Creek Trail ATV Trails Review

GPS:  39.34993, -120.57259

Date Published:  5/19/2016

Date Updated:  6/25/2016

ID:  15603

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