North of Downieville in the Tahoe National Forest, the Fir Cap OHV Trail is a 4 mile one-way route. The trail follows the ridge line to Fir Cap at 6500 feet. There are sections of loose rock and dirt, and some sections are brush covered.
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, Fir Cap OHV Trail is the 86th most popular ATV riding trail of all 106 ATV trails in California.