Mountain Biking Chico Guide Book

by Mark Menard (Falcon Guides)
Mountain Biking Chico  by Mark Menard

134pp/maps/profiles
ISBN: 1560448040

Comprises 30 rides in the most beautiful natural settings in & around Chico, California, which was chosen by Bicycling Magazine as one of the best bicycling towns in America.

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Trails from the "Mountain Biking Chico" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 30.
... Preview: New Bullards Bar Reservoir, 65 miles southeast of Chico. This is one of the longest and best singletrack rides in this book. The trail is well maintained. Upper portion is wide, smooth, fast, and f ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Dobbins, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 16.8
... Preview: New Bullards Bar Reservoir, 65 miles southeast of Chico. A very smooth, gently rising and dropping, curvy singletrack trail close to the reservoir, with lots of shade, providing a fun and scenic ride ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Dobbins, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 11.2
... Preview: Near De Sabla Reservoir, 25 miles northeast of Chico. A formidable ride to test the strength and balance of any rider. Turnaround point located at a secluded section of Butte Creek in rugged country ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Paradise, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 2.9
... Preview: 53.4 miles northwest of Chico. This ride is in the scenic Feather River Canyon and includes dramatic granite outcroppings, numerous waterfalls, and a wide variety of trees, shrubs, and wildflowers. From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Pulga, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 23.6
... Preview: Lassen National Forest northeast of Butte Meadows, 35 miles north-northeast of Chico. Meadow area along Colby Creek is lush with vegetation during the middle of summer. Colby Mountain has a fire loo ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Jonesville, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 11.9
... Preview: 39 miles north-northeast of Chico, alongside Deer Creek. Entire ride is exceptionally beautiful, a hiking trail used long ago by the Yahi Yana Indians, most notably Ishi, the last of his tribe and th ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Butte Meadows, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12.4
... Preview: Just east of Chico, starting on the eastern edge of town. Verdant riparian corridor along Butte Creek from Skyway Boulevard to Center Gap road is lush with vegetation year-round. From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Chico, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 28.6
... Preview: New Bullards Bar Reservoir, 65 miles southeast of Chico. This ride is a great introduction to most of the trails around New Bullards Bar Reservoir. It includes Eight Ball Trail, Rebel Ridge Trail, a ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Dobbins, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 15.8
... Preview: 48 miles northeast of Chico. Midpoint of the ride is the overlook for Feather Falls, sixth longest waterfall in the country at 640 feet. More than 7 miles of smooth, well-maintained singletrack with ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Oroville, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7.7
... Preview: On the western side of Lake Oroville, 31 miles southeast of Chico. The radical singletrack descent at the beginning of this ride is the racecourse for the California State Championship Downhill Mount ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Oroville, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9.3
... Preview: 18 miles northeast of Chico, just past Forest Ranch. For a quick, fun workout fairly close to Chico, try this ride. It includes some exciting downhill on dirt roads, as well as some very pretty coun ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Forest Ranch, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 11
... Preview: Lassen National Forest northeast of Butte Meadows, 35 miles east of Chico. Impressive view of Lassen Peak and intermediate ridges from Humboldt Summit. Most of this ride is in Lassen National Forest ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Jonesville, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 14.6
... Preview: Lassen National Forest east of Butte Meadows, 30 miles north-northeast of Chico. Cherry Hill and Butte Meadows offer inexpensive creekside campsites and both are close to start/finish of the ride. M ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Butte Meadows, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 30.2
... Preview: Lower Bidwell Park in central Chico. Nice, scenic park setting. Good pavement canopied by large oak and Sycamore Pool and a large picnic area are located at One Mile Recreational area. Although thi ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Chico, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8.6
... Preview: Upper Bidwell Park, 5 miles northeast of downtown Chico. Trail winds through pretty setting of grass-covered hills and oak trees, with several challenging rocky technical sections. From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Chico, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 2.7
... Preview: Upper Bidwell Park, 5 miles northeast of downtown Chico. Challenging technical sections (especially rocky gullies) and plenty of natural scenery, including oak trees, grassy hills, diverse geologic f ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Chico, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8.4
... Preview: Upper Bidwell Park, 5 miles northeast of downtown Chico. Panoramic views of the greater Chico metropolitan area, if you choose to look back. Views of valleys and ridges left and right, overlooking th ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Chico, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9.2
... Preview: On the old railroad grade between Magalia and Stirling City, 17 miles northeast of Chico. This ride is a fairly well-maintained dirt road that has replaced an old set of Southern Pacific railroad tra ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Paradise, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 25.3
... Preview: 22 miles northeast of Chico. This peaceful, easy ride along the shore is well shaded by a variety of trees, and is fairly close to Chico. From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Paradise, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9.3
... Preview: In Lassen National Forest, 44 miles northeast of Chico. (Allow 1.25 hours driving time each way.) Philbrook Lake is a pleasant family campground and provides good access to the High Lakes area. Ride ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Chico"
Butte Meadows, CA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 11.7

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