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      Region Details
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      • 390
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      • 16
      • 1

      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      1,627
      Trails Mountain Bike
      1,101
      Trails E-Bike
      276
      Trails Horse
      314
      Trails Hike
      1,506
      Trails Trail Running
      1,504
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      100
      Trails Observed Trials
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      75
      Trails Snowmobile
      2
      Trails Snowshoe
      2
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      2
      Trails Nordic Ski
      4
      Total Distance
      2,066 miles
      Total Descent
      418,737 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,310 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,312 ft
      Reports
      10,392
      Photos
      5,305
      Ridden Counter
      570,536

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      Sub Regions

      Popular Central Coast Mountain Biking Trails

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      Flow Trail 1
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      Flow Trail 3
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      Flow Trail 2
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      Flow Trail 4
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      Flow Trail 5
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      Flow Trail 6
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      Ridge Trail
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      U-Con Trail
      Pogonip Open Space
      Engelsman Reroute
      Wilder Ranch
      Sulphur Spring Road
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      Emma McCrary Trail
      Pogonip Open Space
      Old Cabin
      Wilder Ranch
      West Engelsman Reroute (new)
      Wilder Ranch
      Rincon Connector Trail
      Pogonip Open Space
      Braille DH
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest

      Central Coast Mountain Bike Routes

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      Flow Trail loop
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      14 miles
      Flow/Braille Double Lap
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      18 miles
      Flow Loop via Bussard
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      14 miles
      Santa Cruz Flow Trail
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      3 miles
      Demo Braille n' Flow
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      19 miles
      Kite
      San Luis Obispo County
      10 miles
      Wilder Ranch Loop
      Wilder Ranch
      10 miles
      Jesusita Loop
      10 miles
      Wilder Ranch Loop
      Wilder Ranch
      21 miles
      Best of West Cuesta Ridge (Advanced Route)
      Cuesta Ridge West
      12 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      Yesterday
      • 213 rides
      Past Week
      • 1,204 rides

      Photos of Central Coast Mountain Bike

      trail: Bombers
      130 |
      Oct 2, 2017 @ 3:09pm
      Oct 2, 2017
      trail: Bombers
      202 |
      Oct 2, 2017 @ 3:09pm
      Oct 2, 2017
      trail: Rail Trail
      200 |
      Sep 22, 2017 @ 7:38pm
      Sep 22, 2017
      776 |
      Aug 9, 2017 @ 1:35pm
      Aug 9, 2017
      trail: King
      49 |
      May 21, 2017 @ 2:53pm
      May 21, 2017
      229 |
      May 8, 2017 @ 6:18pm
      May 8, 2017
      trail: Flow Trail 6
      1,909 |
      Jun 24, 2014 @ 5:43pm
      Jun 24, 2014
      trail: Manzanita
      277 |
      Feb 28, 2010 @ 1:05pm
      Feb 28, 2010
      | 5 comments

      Videos of Central Coast Mountain Bike

      Can't Stop Won't Stop
      58 | Nov 7, 2023
      trail: McKinley
      11 | Oct 30, 2023
      8 | Sep 19, 2023
      | Mar 6, 2023
      San Ysidro Trail MTB Edit
      trail: San Ysidro
      60 | Jan 22, 2023
      Pushing Boundaries on Boundary Trail
      91 | Oct 25, 2021
      Short Tech DH
      29 | Feb 14, 2021
      127 | Nov 29, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Allen K. Settle Trail
      Madonna Mountain (Cerro San Luis)
      May 25, 2024 @ 2:18am
      1 day
      DryGWiz BVTSE-Bike Big tall gate locked at end, blocking...
      Flow Trail 1
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      May 21, 2024 @ 5:01pm
      May 21, 2024
      IdealmmeskinSoquel Demonstration State Forest is...
      Ridge Trail
      Soquel Demonstration State Forest
      May 21, 2024 @ 5:01pm
      May 21, 2024
      IdealmmeskinSoquel Demonstration State Forest is...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      HumbertoFCZt3Pcommenttrailactivity #53154047
      May 25, 2024 @ 11:54pm
      9 hours
      GWizaddreportactivity #53144087
      May 25, 2024 @ 8:02pm
      13 hours
      b--rockaddreportactivity #53135842
      May 25, 2024 @ 4:24pm
      16 hours
      bike-gangriddentrailactivity #53135202
      May 25, 2024 @ 4:07pm
      17 hours
      dtdanielsriddentrailactivity #53120045
      May 25, 2024 @ 9:07am
      24 hours

      Recent Comments

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      HumbertoFCZt3PtrailCamuesa RoadStorm damage, and needs to be worked on. I...
      May 25, 2024 @ 11:54pm
      9 hours
      BenKe3PYtrailHowards BypassFun technical terrain best ridden with an...
      May 24, 2024 @ 4:58pm
      2 days
      BenKe3PYtrailFernandez TrailTried this morning. Totally overgrown. Pushed...
      May 24, 2024 @ 4:54pm
      2 days
      BenKe3PYtrailFalcon TrailStumbled upon this beauty today while riding...
      May 23, 2024 @ 10:26pm
      2 days
      EricFWY6qntrailDiscovery - Lone Oak ConnectorThis trail should be rated as easy.
      May 22, 2024 @ 5:52pm
      May 22, 2024

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1,1011,415 mile280,873 ft670 miles6,309 ft
      5,15510,333174740,059
      E-Bike276521 miles76,312 ft249 miles5,768 ft
      158,3771546,641
      Horse314542 miles80,256 ft246 miles5,052 ft
      2,772343
      Hike1,5061,945 mile388,963 ft887 miles6,309 ft
      10910,2743936,709
      Trail Running1,5041,943 mile389,062 ft886 miles6,309 ft
      110,2813716,503
      Dirtbike/Moto100147 miles26,302 ft64 miles4,386 ft
      2,330177
      Observed Trials21 mile233 ft3,120 ft1,417 ft
      114394
      ATV/ORV/OHV75149 miles25,794 ft65 miles4,787 ft
      2,324288
      Snowmobile214 miles3,599 ft6 miles3,520 ft
      13
      Snowshoe214 miles3,599 ft6 miles3,520 ft
      229
      Downhill Ski12,674 ft3 ft112 ft528 ft
      196
      Backcountry Ski214 miles3,599 ft6 miles3,520 ft
      181
      Nordic Ski418 miles3,888 ft7 miles4,078 ft
      46
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      • Admins: CAMTB, ericfoltz, Redhawk, jpmcghee, sanfret, brianpetry
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