Kernville’s annual Mountain Bike Festival, “Shuttle-Fest”

October 19-21, 2018

Mountain biking around Kernville offers some epic trails in the Sequoia National Forest! We are offering mountain bike enthusiasts Kernville’s laid back style of riding with no pressure, loads of scenery, sweet trails and just a tiny bit of challenge. With our annual Shuttlefest mountain biking event, we are also offering all you Cannell Trail and Just Outstanding die-hards a chance to ride multiple trails, each day, within this three-day event.

During this October, three day, mountain biking event, you will be able to ride Just Outstanding Trail twice in one day, if you would like. Or, ride Cannell Trail in the morning and then Just Outstanding in the afternoon!

Gather your usual riding crew and call us at (800) 861-6553 to reserve your shuttle and camp site. No worries, if you can’t make it up to Kernville for this three-day Shuttle-Fest. Just let us know what dates you can make it, and we will get you up the mountain (shuttle times will be limited, however)!

Greenhorn Shuttles for riding:

Greenhorn Summit Loop (Beginner)

25-30 miles of dirt roads. Start at 6,900 feet elevation. Two to three loops at 6,000 feet. Views, climbs, descents. The final descent is twelve miles to the valley floor. The ride finishes with an eight-mile ride back to MRA Campground on pavement. Three to four-hour ride.

Alta Sierra (Intermediate to Advanced), Greenhorn Shuttle

20-25 miles of dirt roads & single track. Challenge “Just Outstanding” and leap into “Whoop-ty Do”! Forest, chaparral, dirt and sand. The final descent is twelve miles to the valley floor. Three to four-hour ride.  Extend this ride by climbing Unal Loop before you hit JO!

Portuguese Pass Trail (Intermediate), Greenhorn Shuttle

Seven miles out on dirt road and then back seven miles on single track. Portuguese Pass has mid-range climb and awesome views. The final descent is twelve miles to the valley floor. The ride finishes with an eight-mile ride back to MRA Campground on pavement. Three to five-hour ride.

Sherman Pass Shuttle for riding:

Cannell Trail (Intermediate/Advanced)

Cannell Trail starts out at 9200 feet, or climb to Sherman Peak for an extra challenge. Ride extra eight-mile single track to Big Meadow. Four to seven-hour ride.

Plan for your Shuttle

Weather is unpredictable! Be ready for rain, shine or snow!
Elevation ranges from 2,650′ to 9,000′. Be ready to ride and make sure your bike is checked over.
Be at ride departure location 15-20 minutes early for loading.
Bikes can get scratched when being shuttled.
NO WHINING! Just Ride! Enjoy!

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