Mountain View / Hardcore For Mountain Biking

The 87th most popular mountain bike trail in California.

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Northwest of Mammoth Lakes in the Inyo National Forest, the well-marked Mountain View and Hard Core trails can be combined for a strenuous 11 mile one-way mountain bike ride with great mountain vistas. To reach the mountain biking trailhead from town, follow SR203 towards the ski area and park at the Earthquake Fault interpretive site on the right. From the lot, mountain bike ride back towards SR203 and turn right onto the dirt road. Follow bike trail signs. Follow signs carefully since there are other trails in the area. At 5.5 miles, watch for yellow blazed Hardcore trail turnoff.

Overall, Mountain View / Hardcore is the 87th most popular mountain bike trail of all 132 mountain biking rides in California. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Mountain View / Hardcore including Mammoth Bike Path, Moraines - Meadows Loop Trail, Panorama Mountain, Rock Creek Trail, Knolls Loop Trail and Inyo Craters Loop TrailHartley Springs.

Mountain View / Hardcore Mountain Biking Map



Local Contact(s):  Inyo National Forest (619) 934-2712; California Tourism (916) 444-4429; Mammoth Central Reservations (888) GOMAMMOTH; Footloose Sports (760) 934-2400; Mountain Bike Magic (619) 937-RIDE; Mammoth Mountain Sports (760) 934-3239.

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

Best Season:  Jun. - Sep.

Base Camp:  Motel 6 (760) 934-6660; Sierra Nevada Inn (760) 934-2515; Holiday Haus (760) 934-2414; Alpenhof (760) 934-8558; Mamouth Mountain Inn (800) 228-4947

Luxury Loding:  Juniper Springs Lodge (800) 626-6684; Austria Hof (760) 934-2764; Rock Creek Lodge (619) 935-4170; Tamarack Lodge (800) 237-6879

Breakfast Restaurant:  Good Life Cafe; Schats Bakery; Loony Bean

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  37.65, -119

Date Published:  1/1/2016

Date Updated:  6/25/2016

ID:  12349

Mountain View / Hardcore Mountain Biking Map


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