Hite Cove OHV Route For Dirt Biking
The 78th most popular offroad motorcycle trail in California.
Sunday 10 July 2016 04:27 GMT
Northeast of Fresno and Merced in the Sierra National Forest, the Hite Cove OHV Route is a Class B route traverses a variety of dirt biking terrain as its elevations range from 3,900 to 1,700 feet in the northwest region of the Sierra National Forest near the Jerseydale Forest Station. The route consists of mixed conifer, Black and Live Oak, scattered brush and grass, and an abundance of Poison Oak throughout the area. Springtime heralds the bringing of a spectacular show of wild flowers of several varieties.
To reach the dirt biking trailhead at the Hite Cove OHV Route from Oakhurst, head northwest on SR49 for 16 miles. Turn on Triangle Road for 4 miles. Turn on Scott Road for 3 miles to the Hite Cove Trail.
The first segment of the trail is from the top of the ridge where the road starts to side slope to the first switchback. This is the steepest and most difficult section. It can be narrow at times. Beyond the switchback, the trail eventually crosses washed-out Nutmeg Gulch, a challenging crossing.
Overall, Hite Cove OHV Route is the 78th most popular dirt bike trail of all 117 dirt biking rides in California. Several of the better dirt bike trails are nearby Hite Cove OHV Route including Clear Creek Management ORV Area, Lower Ranch, Milsap Bar West, Dusy/Ershim OHV Route, Miami Creek OHV Area and Red Lake/Coyote Lake OHV Route.