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!

  • $17.95
  • 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

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

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