Barrett Lake For Dirt Biking
The 35th most popular offroad motorcycle trail in California.
Thursday 28 July 2016 04:27 GMT
West of South Lake Tahoe in the Eldorado National Forest, the 20 mile route to Barrett Lake is open to off-road motorcycle trails riding. This is a very challenging route with large rock obstacles and giant boulders.
To reach the trailhead from the intersection of SR 89 and US 50 in South Lake Tahoe, go south-west on SR 50 for 22 miles. Turn right on Wrights Lake Rd. and go 7.2 miles to Wrights Lake. Stay left and go past Dark Lake. The road ends in a turnaround with parking spots. There is a gate where the trail starts.
Overall, Barrett Lake is the 35th most popular dirt bike trail of all 117 dirt biking rides in California. Several of the better dirt bike trails are nearby Barrett Lake including Foresthill OHV, Elkins Flat OHV Route, Gold Note ORV Routes, Rubicon OHV Trail, Ellis Peak / Ellis Lake and Prosser Hill OHV.