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  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Encinitas Ranch has a collection of community pathways and trails that boast beautiful ocean and easterly views. The main loop exists near the Botanical Gardens and links to the Encinitas Golf Course Trail and Indian Head Trail via a Pedestrian Bridge over Leucadia Blvd. Several pathways also parallel El Camino Real and can be used to access businesses in the area.

      ADAPTIVE RIDER INFO
      Rating: aMTB1 - No obstacles exist

      Adaptive Riders, most gates in this area are wide enough or can be ridden under, but wider or higher bikes may potentially have an issue.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Access Info:
      Several Trailheads exist. See map.
      Links
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 8
      • 2
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 8, 2019 ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      State Ranking
      #316
      Trails (view details)
      12
      Trails Mountain Bike
      12
      Trails E-Bike
      12
      Trails Hike
      11
      Trails Trail Running
      11
      Total Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent
      1,436 ft
      Total Vertical
      384 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      402 ft
      Reports
      3
      Ridden Counter
      279

      Videos of Encinitas Ranch Pathways and Trails Mountain Bike

      Water Tank Trail (La Costa Preserve)
      2:57 | 139 | Oct 29, 2010
      UNP UNCUT - Water Tank Trail - 360 - Adaptive MTB
      2:06 | 50 | Apr 8, 2019 , Encinitas
      UNP UNCUT - Beach Street Trail - Encinitas, CA...
      1:08 | 31 | Apr 8, 2019 , Encinitas

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      Activity Feed

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      user #1544968Brad5879votetrailCantebria Connector North
      Jun 25, 2019 @ 3:25pm
      Jun 25, 2019
      user #1079573jpmcgheeaddvideoUNP UNCUT - Beach Street Trail - Encinitas, CA - Adaptive MTB - 360 and 1 more
      Apr 8, 2019 @ 8:42pm
      Apr 8, 2019
      user #1079573jpmcgheeaddtrailBeach Street Trail
      Apr 8, 2019 @ 8:40pm
      Apr 8, 2019
      user #1079573jpmcgheeupdatetrailADA Bridge Access via Golf Course and 4 more
      Apr 8, 2019 @ 9:13am
      Apr 8, 2019
      user #1079573jpmcgheeupdatetrailEncinitas Ranch Trail and 1 more
      Apr 7, 2019 @ 5:47pm
      Apr 7, 2019

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      namedistance
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      Lake Calvera Preserve 5 6 16.6 km
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