Nestled in the Yuba River District of the Tahoe National Forest, Downieville is a popular destination for mountain biking trails and events.
Place Category: Big Peaks
Split Mountain is a fourteener in the Sierra Nevada of California, near the southeast end of the Palisades group of peaks. Its North Palisade, is the tallest peak in the group and rises to 14,064 ft (4,287 m), and is the eighth highest peak in the state. Read more about getting there and hiking Split Mountain.