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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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  • Dry
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      This region is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

      This trail system is primarily in the Open Space to the north of the Fort Ord National Monument along Gigling Road. These trails link into the Fort Ord National Monument trails but are on unincorporated Monterey County Lands. They are primarily easy flowing trails suitable for beginning riders (thus the "Happy Trails").
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Access Info:
      Jerry Smith Trail Corridor and Inter Garrison Road or 8th Avenue and Gigling Road.
      Region Details
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      Caution on Jul 17, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,731
      State Ranking
      #71
      Trails
      67
      Reports
      41
      Photos
      6
      Ridden Counter
      2,123

      Popular Happy Trails Mountain Bike Trails

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      Recent Trail Reports

      Current Trail Warnings

      traildateinfo
      SWAG Trail
      Apr 16, 2018 @ 6:03am
      Apr 16, 2018
      Overgrown Vegetation - Impassable
      FUBAR Trail
      Apr 10, 2018 @ 3:58pm
      Apr 10, 2018
      Totally overgrown - Impassable on a bike.
      Recruit Lookout
      Feb 10, 2018 @ 8:29am
      Feb 10, 2018
      Overgrown vegetation, impossible to find.

      Photos of Happy Trails Mountain Bike

      trail: Old Trail 24
      21 |
      Jul 22, 2017 @ 4:04pm
      Jul 22, 2017
      Old Trail 24, My City
      trail: Old Trail 24
      19 |
      Jul 22, 2017 @ 4:03pm
      Jul 22, 2017
      Old Trail 24, My City
      trail: Old Trail 24
      17 |
      Jul 22, 2017 @ 4:03pm
      Jul 22, 2017
      Old Trail 24, My City
      trail: Old Trail 24
      19 |
      Jul 22, 2017 @ 4:02pm
      Jul 22, 2017
      Old Trail 24, My City
      more photos »

      Videos of Happy Trails Mountain Bike

      On the gas with Jeff Brooks
      2:11 | 66 | Jan 10, 2016
      Powerline trail
      3:22 | 63 | Jan 10, 2016
      powerline trail
      3:17 | 156 | Jan 10, 2016
      JMP's the shitty berm trail
      trail: Trail C-49
      1:50 | 516 | Jun 2, 2008
      more videos »

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #894184Dragonlady23trailTrail C-28Loved your description - thank you!
      May 6, 2018 @ 4:52pm
      May 6, 2018
      user #1349681danoincalitrailTrail C-32One of the funner downhills in the happy trail...
      Mar 24, 2018 @ 9:19pm
      Mar 24, 2018
      user #1349681danoincalitrailTrail C-28Super fun little downhill with two water bar...
      Mar 24, 2018 @ 9:12pm
      Mar 24, 2018
      user #1349681danoincalitrailRanger TrailSuper fun singletrack section. Funner coming...
      Mar 24, 2018 @ 9:06pm
      Mar 24, 2018
      user #1349681danoincalitrailOld Trail 24CAUTION: Watch out for hidden, very deep rut...
      Mar 24, 2018 @ 9:02pm
      Mar 24, 2018
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      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1293233NcalendaaddridelogOct 20, 2018 ride log
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 12:47pm
      1 days
      user #912524serfrideraddridelogOct 20, 2018 ride log
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 10:05am
      1 days
      user #1331215MccraigoraddridelogOct 14, 2018 ride log and 3 more
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 3:55pm
      Oct 14, 2018
      user #1293233NcalendaaddridelogOct 14, 2018 ride log
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 12:30pm
      Oct 14, 2018
      user #486724ZenTurtleaddridelogOct 14, 2018 ride log and 1 more
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 11:28am
      Oct 14, 2018
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      Nearby Riding Areas

      namedistance
      Fort Ord National Monument 69 182.2 km
      Laguna Seca 1 14.2 km
      Toro Regional Park 3 7 3 17.4 km
      Mudstone Ranch 2 321.4 km
      Pinto Lake Park 221.8 km
      • By serfrider MORCA & contributors
      • Admins: MORCA
      • #13993 - 1,227 views

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