North of Downieville in the Tahoe National Forest, the Craycroft Ridge OHV Trail is an 8 mile one-way route ranging from 3600 to 6500 feet in elevation. The trail climbs to a ridge with views of Red Oak Canyon. The route turns to singletrack about 0.5 miles from Chimney Rock Trail.
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, Craycroft Ridge OHV Trail is the 87th most popular ATV riding trail of all 106 ATV trails in California.