South Yuba Loop For Mountain Biking

The 83rd most popular mountain bike trail in California.

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Near Nevada City, the 19 mile South Yuba Loop is a great mountain bike trek past many swimming holes starting from the South Yuba Primitive Camp.

Overall, South Yuba Loop is the 83rd most popular mountain bike trail of all 132 mountain biking rides in California. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby South Yuba Loop including Downieville Downhill, Bullards Bar Loop Trail, North Yuba Trail, Dixie Mountain Route, Homer Lake Ride and Summit / Bucks Creek Loop TrailSouth Yuba Trail.


Local Contact(s):  Tahoe National Forest (530) 265-4531; Nevada City Tourism (530) 265-2692; California Tourism (916) 444-4429; Nevada City Bicycle Shop (530) 265-2187; Downieville Outfitters.

Recommended Book:  "Northern California Mountain Biking" from Ann Marie Brown

Best Season:  Jun. - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  Downieville River Inn (800) 696-3308; Lure Resort (530) 289-3465; The Carriage House

Luxury Loding:  Bucks Lake Lodge; Sierra Shangri-La (530) 289-3455; Downieville Loft

Breakfast Restaurant:  Coyoteville Cafe, Downievlle

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  39.32, -120.9

Date Published:  5/2/2016

Date Updated:  8/7/2016

ID:  11513


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