961 ft
5 ft
-178 ft
Avg time

The Hobos Details

  • Riding area
  • AKA
    Hobo Jungle
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • Season
    Year Round
  • Global Ranking

Connecting the KVR to the Hobo Jungle can be done by using this connector. It drops all your elevation via 4 round switchbacks.
It can be ridden up but it is quite a grunt.

Access Info

If accessing the KVR from the entrance at Vancouver Pl., simply ride up a couple hundred meters until you get to the railroad display (easily identified by the old cattle scoop). The turn off is just on the right of the display down the clay banks. Be aware, the area is frequently hiked by seniors and slept in by fruit pickers. There WILL be hobos living here during the summer months.

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More Stats for The Hobos mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -172 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,123 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,295 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,295 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,123 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    32 ft
  • Distance down
    871 ft
  • Distance flat
    58 ft
  • Avg time
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on Dec 19, 2015
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The Hobos Trail Reports

Dec 19, 2015 @ 4:28pm
Dec 19, 2015
Nov 23, 2015 @ 8:35pm
Nov 23, 2015
Mar 28, 2015 @ 4:16pm
Mar 28, 2015
Jan 31, 2015 @ 5:46pm
Jan 31, 2015
Very slippery mud/wet clay. A fall could send you over a cliff. Avoid until drier.
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag topsog (Jan 30, 2015 at 10:13)
 FYI, that area is called The Hobos.

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