2.0 miles
Distance
101 ft
Climb
-626 ft
Descent
00:11:32
Avg time

Switchbacks Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking

nice little trail with lots of switchbacks, as the name implies. Lots of people ride up it, although it's a good ride down as well.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Switchbacks mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -525 ft
  • Altitude min
    464 ft
  • Altitude max
    989 ft
  • Altitude start
    989 ft
  • Altitude end
    464 ft
  • Grade max
    -78.098%
  • Grade min
    31.751%
  • Distance climb
    1,438 ft
  • Distance down
    1.3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,373 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:32
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Status:
on May 20, 2016
Dry
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)

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Switchbacks Trail Reports

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May 20, 2016 @ 7:49pm
May 20, 2016
Dry and quick, a bit dusty. Very fun.
Sep 30, 2015 @ 3:00pm
Sep 30, 2015
Sep 17, 2015 @ 8:39am
Sep 17, 2015
A bit tacky and some mud in spots after a day of rain. Climbing is fun. Don't rut it out!
Aug 15, 2015 @ 9:15pm
Aug 15, 2015
Super dusty and rough these days without any rain. Makes descending extra fun though. ;-)
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Jan 7, 2016 @ 7:54pm
Jan 7, 2016
Switchbacks, Carlsbad
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Apr 10, 2014 @ 5:19pm
Apr 10, 2014
Switchbacks, Carlsbad

1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag luvdabeach44 (May 6, 2016 at 19:24)
 It is a lot more fun to ride down than to ride up.
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