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  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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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  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      The Fort Ord National Monument offers world-class recreation for residents and visitors to the Central California Coast. Lands of the former Fort Ord offer 86 miles of trail on approximately 7,200 acres - open every day from dawn to dusk for hikers, mountain bikers, horseback riders, wildlife/wildflower photographers and nature enthusiasts. Visitors can choose to walk or ride the narrow single track trails atop the grassland hills or the generous winding trails through oak woodlands and maritime chaparral.
      source: blm.gov
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Fort Ord Public Lands
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Fort Ord National Monument Know Before You Go - Public use is allowed from dawn to dusk. These closures and restrictions are under the authority of 43 CFR 8341.2. Persons violating these closures and restrictions shall be subject to the penalties provided in 43 DFR 8360.0-7 and 8340.0-7, including a fine not to exceed $100,000 and/or imprisonment not to exceed 12 months. MORCA does not endorse illegal night riding activity. If individuals or groups choose to ride at your own risk, refrain from posting your activity on social media. You are invited to join MORCA for our weekly Night Ride operating under permit from the BLM.

      Click on the link for more information:
      https://morcamtb.org/calendar/night-ride/
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      Region Details
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      • 66
      • 18
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Aug 6, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      119
      Trails Mountain Bike
      119
      Trails E-Bike
      9
      Trails Hike
      119
      Trails Trail Running
      119
      Trails Horse
      10
      Total Distance
      107 miles
      Total Descent
      17,629 ft
      Total Vertical
      905 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      949 ft
      Reports
      534
      Photos
      102
      Ridden Counter
      16,157

      Photos of Fort Ord National Monument Mountain Bike

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      Jul 23, 2020 @ 6:12pm
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      Jul 23, 2020 @ 6:12pm
      Jul 23, 2020

      Videos of Fort Ord National Monument Mountain Bike

      Trail 47 Highlights
      trail: Trail 47
      5:25 | 164 | May 29, 2019
      trying my luck with new trail
      trail: Trail 82
      5:28 | 747 | Mar 14, 2017
      Tracks in the Ground Before the Sun Goes Down
      trail: Trail 42
      1:13 | 527 | Feb 10, 2017
      Tracks in the Ground Before the Sun Goes Down
      trail: Trail 42
      1:13 | 138 | Feb 10, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Trail 38
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 8:47pm
      Aug 6, 2020
      DryNicky41Tree down across trail
      Bunker Road
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 1:32pm
      Jul 25, 2020
      DryMgrandLots of sand and big pits due to erosion

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Trail 65
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 9:10pm
      Aug 6, 2020
      Very Drydeckwrkw9Very sandy at the beginning. Make it...
      Trail 50 - South
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 7:27pm
      Aug 2, 2020
      DryNicky41Dry and sandy. One of the off camber...
      Trail 95
      Jul 29, 2020 @ 9:30pm
      Jul 29, 2020
      DryNicky41Rutty and sandy
      Trail 42
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 8:16am
      Jul 21, 2020
      DrySteamboatjohnsonExtremely overgrown with poison oak. Most...
      Trail 47
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 8:15am
      Jul 21, 2020
      DrySteamboatjohnsonHard pack and dry
      Trail 49 - South
      Jul 20, 2020 @ 8:49am
      Jul 20, 2020
      Drycoachtim1973Sandy in some areas. No issue if you...
      Trail 49 - North
      Jul 20, 2020 @ 8:49am
      Jul 20, 2020
      Idealcoachtim1973Hard packed and fast, great condition!
      Trail 22
      Jul 19, 2020 @ 7:01pm
      Jul 19, 2020
      Very Dry60crewchiefDeeply rutted and long sandy powder...
      Trail 70
      Jul 7, 2020 @ 1:48pm
      Jul 7, 2020
      DryMkoniniec
      Trail 80
      Jul 2, 2020 @ 10:06am
      Jul 2, 2020
      DryStargazerAditi

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2345118ucaggieriddentrailTrail 31
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 4:25pm
      19 hours
      user #1561926rsanchezg24addvideoTeeth Rattler & The DROP!⎜Trail 15 & 82⎜Fort Ord Mountain Biking and 1 more
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 10:54am
      1 days
      user #1269689danmorales1982wishlisttrailTrail 70
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 3:48pm
      2 days
      user #2345118ucaggieriddentrailTrail 35 and 2 more
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 10:27am
      2 days
      user #2336725deckwrkw9addreportTrail 65
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 9:10pm
      Aug 6, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2336725deckwrkw9trailTrail 65Beginning is super sandy until 1/2 way through...
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 9:08pm
      Aug 6, 2020
      user #1713694GeoffiretrailTrail 49 - Northlovely climb, I imagine it's a fun DH also
      May 27, 2020 @ 6:13am
      May 27, 2020
      user #1713694GeoffiretrailTrail 42Great trail, one of the best in the area.
      May 27, 2020 @ 6:11am
      May 27, 2020
      user #1713694GeoffiretrailTrail 82Fast and flowy trail but tons of brake bumps!...
      May 27, 2020 @ 6:09am
      May 27, 2020
      user #1713694GeoffiretrailEucalyptus RoadBoring paved road. Quick way out of the area...
      May 20, 2020 @ 1:48pm
      May 20, 2020

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