Hard Core Mt Bike route

2.5 miles



This route is a USFS designated route which climbs 1,500 feet in 2.5 miles.  Views of the Ansel Adams Wilderness, Mammoth Mountain, Long Valley Caldera and the Minarets are outstanding.  Be prepared for cooler temperatures for cooler temperatures and afternoon breezes.  the summit of this ride is at 10,700 ft.  Don't be surprised to encounter coyotes, deer or marmots up here.  And remember, please DON'T feed the wildlife. 

At a Glance

Closest Towns: Mammoth Lakes, CA

General Information


Take Hwy. 203 past Mammoth Mountain's Main lodge.  Turn right at the Reds meadow entrance kiosk.  Park on the right, 30 yards after turning off of Hwy. 203. 



Mountain Biking

Difficulty Level: Most Difficult

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


  Area/Length : 
2.5 Miles