Mountain Biking Mammoth Guide Book 

Mountain Biking Mammoth & the Eastern Sierra:

The Best Bike Trails & Rides of Mammoth Mountain, Owens Valley, White Mountains, Alabama Hills, Bishop, Big Pine, June Lake, Lee Vining, Bridgeport, Sonora Pass, Walker, Coleville, and more!

ISBN 0-9723361-3-0
Printed in USA; 2013

238 pages
Hundreds of illustrations: pictures, profiles, maps
4.25" X 7" Pocket-sized book
Authors: David & Allison Diller


  • Detailed Maps
  • Elevation Profiles
  • Mileage Guides
  • Hundreds of Photos
  • Precise Descriptions

See Table of Contents and book excerpt below.

Excerpt from back cover:

Discover mountain biking  in Mammoth and the Eastern Sierra! Illustrating epic high country singletrack throughout the Eastside from Nevada to Lone Pine, this guide will enable you to find the perfect ride!  Whether you want a mellow family ride or a remote backcountry adventure, bikers will enjoy endless miles of trails that scenically meander through aspen groves and conifer forests, high alpine meadows, and rugged mountain ridges.  With new rides never before published, you will encounter everything from ripping singletrack descents in the White Mountains to family friendly trails and bike paths in Mammoth Lakes!


  • Epic backcountry singletrack!
  • Family friendly rides!
  • Mammoth Mountain Bike Park!
  • & much more!

Table of Contents:

Read This First
Ride Overview Map

Welcome to The Eastern Sierra
An Explosive History
High Country Climate and Weather
Other Considerations
Mountain Biking Ethics

About This Guidebook
Map Legend

The Owens Valley:
Low Elevation Trails from Lone Pine to Bishop

1. Alabama Hills Loop

2. The Bishop Foothills

The East Side and Lower White Mountains
The West Side and Sierra Foothills

3. The Buttermiks & Tungsten Hills

The White Mountains

4. White Mountain Peak Trail

5. Silver Canyon & the White Mountain Peak Super Epic

6. Poleta Canyon Trail

7. Black Canyon Ride

8. Old Silver Canyon Trail

Additional Riding in the White Mountains
35E313 Canyon Trail
Remote Jeep Roads

The High Sierra West of Bishop & Big Pine

9. The Coyote Traverse to Big Pine Creek Trail

10. Alternative Rides from Coyote Flat

Coyote Valley 4x4 Road to Bishop
32E303 4x4 Road to Big Pine
The Druid & Wilkerson Trails
11. Tour de Bishop Creek Canyon

The Sherwin Grade: Bishop to Mammoth

12. Lower Rock Creek Trail

13. Wagon Wheel Trail

Sky Meadow Canyon Trails

14. Sand Canyon Ride

Additional Riding in the Area
Wheeler Crest Jeep Road
Owens River Gorge

Mammoth Lakes Area Trails

15. Uptown/Downtown Loop

16. Mountain View Trail to Minaret Vista

San Joaquin Ridge Addition (Hard Core)

17. Starkweather Trail

18. Mammoth Rock Trail

Mammoth Meadows & Hidden Lake Trail

19. Panorama Dome Trail

20. Horseshoe Lake Trail

21. Shady Rest Forest Loop

22. Mammoth Knolls Loop

23. Inyo Craters Singletrack

Mammoth Lakes Town Bike Path Rides

24. Lakes Basin Bike Path & Village Trolley Ride

25. Mammoth Creek to Shaady Rest Bike Path Tour

Mammoth Mountain Bike Park

26. Family Friendly Trails:

Pioneer Practice Loop
The Discovery Chairs
Downtown Trail
Big Ring
Paper Route: Northeast Loop

27. Intermediate & Advanced Trails:

Paper Route: South Loop
Timber Ridge
Lakes Trail
Skid Marks
Off the Top
Beach Cruiser Loop: Downhill Side
Beach Cruiser Loop: Uphill Side
Mountain View
Gravy Train
Bearing Straits
Brake Through
Seven Bridges
Bridge the Gap
Lincoln Express
Uptown Trail

Suggested Mammoth Mountain Cross Country Loops

28. Expert Freeride & Downhill Trails:
Follow Me
Toll Road

Shock Treatment
Upper Velocity
Jills Jumps
Twilight Zone
Techno Rock
Chain Smoke

June Lake, Lee Vining, Tioga Pass & Yosemite Area Trails

29. Obsidian Dome Bike Loop

30. Yost Meadow Trail

31. Bennettville (Ghostown) Trail

32. Saddlebag Lake Trail

Other Riding Nearby
Lake Canyon Trail
Conway Summit

Bridgeport, Sonora Pass, & Walker Area Trails

33. Horse Creek Trail & Cattle Creek Trail Loop

Other Trails in the Area
Buckeye Creek Trail

34. The Sweetwater Mountains Traverse &
The Desert Creek Trail
Desert Creek Trail / Jackass Creek Rd Loop
Rickey Mine Trail
Sweetwater Canyon Mining Roads

35. Yaney Canyon Trail

36. Molybdenite Creek Trail & Little Walker Loop

37. Molybdenite Creek Trail to Long Valley Trail to
Yaney Canyon Trail

38. Poore Lake Ride

39. Leavitt Meadows:
West Walker Trail to Secret Lake Trail

40. Mill Creek Trail
To Summit Meadow & Lost Cannon Creek

Lost Cannon Creek Trail

Local Bike Shops
Local Bike Events
Local Resources
Index of Top Rides by Category
Special Thanks
Book Information

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Look for the guidebook in stores throughout the Eastern Sierra. Also in REI, Sport Chalet.