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Activity Recordings
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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
      Jerry Smith Access Corridor Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Jerry Smith Trail Corridor and Inter Garrison Road or 8th Avenue and Gigling Road.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 11
      • 95
      • 8

      Region Status
      Open as of Nov 5, 2021

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      114
      Trails Mountain Bike
      115
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      115
      Trails Trail Running
      114
      Total Distance
      44 miles
      Total Descent
      4,647 ft
      Total Vertical
      411 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      493 ft
      Reports
      243
      Photos
      36
      Ridden Counter
      14,287

      Photos of Happy Trails Mountain Bike

      trail: Trail C-50
      30 |
      Aug 24, 2021 @ 1:37am
      Aug 24, 2021
      trail: Trail C-49
      42 |
      Apr 6, 2021 @ 2:25pm
      Apr 6, 2021
      trail: Trail C-49
      40 |
      Apr 6, 2021 @ 2:25pm
      Apr 6, 2021
      trail: Trail C-49
      36 |
      Apr 6, 2021 @ 2:24pm
      Apr 6, 2021
      23 |
      Jan 9, 2021 @ 5:16am
      Jan 9, 2021
      17 |
      Jan 9, 2021 @ 5:16am
      Jan 9, 2021
      trail: Old Trail 24
      33 |
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 8:12pm
      Oct 10, 2020
      trail: Old Trail 24
      73 |
      Jul 22, 2017 @ 4:04pm
      Jul 22, 2017

      Videos of Happy Trails Mountain Bike

      On the gas with Jeff Brooks
      2:11 | 96 | Jan 10, 2016
      Powerline trail
      3:22 | 96 | Jan 10, 2016
      powerline trail
      3:17 | 185 | Jan 10, 2016
      Mountain Biking in Monterey, CA | Happy Trails...
      trail: Trail C-50
      7:36 | 93 | Nov 5, 2020 , Marina
      Mountain Biking in Monterey, CA | Happy Trails...
      trail: Trail C-61
      7:36 | 47 | Nov 5, 2020 , Marina
      First Group Ride!‚éúTrails 62, 71, 24 &...
      10:02 | 193 | Jul 22, 2020 , Marina
      Beginner Mountain Biking On A Budget / Fort...
      trail: Trail C-49
      8:37 | 235 | May 20, 2020 , Marina
      Beginner Mountain Biking On A Budget / Fort...
      trail: Trail C-41
      8:37 | 209 | May 20, 2020 , Marina

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      World Connector
      Nov 1, 2021 @ 10:48am
      Nov 1, 2021
      Idealaguynamedjoe SCMTS Staff
      Trail C-47
      Nov 1, 2021 @ 10:48am
      Nov 1, 2021
      Variableaguynamedjoe SCMTS Staff
      Trail C-49
      Nov 1, 2021 @ 10:48am
      Nov 1, 2021
      Variableaguynamedjoe SCMTS Staff
      Trail C-56
      Nov 1, 2021 @ 10:48am
      Nov 1, 2021
      Variableaguynamedjoe SCMTS Staff
      KP Loop
      Nov 1, 2021 @ 10:48am
      Nov 1, 2021
      Variableaguynamedjoe SCMTS Staff
      Bluff Bonus
      Nov 1, 2021 @ 10:48am
      Nov 1, 2021
      Idealaguynamedjoe SCMTS Staff
      Christmas Tree Trail
      Nov 1, 2021 @ 10:48am
      Nov 1, 2021
      Variableaguynamedjoe SCMTS Staff
      Ranger Trail
      Nov 1, 2021 @ 10:48am
      Nov 1, 2021
      Variableaguynamedjoe SCMTS Staff
      Powerline Trail
      Nov 1, 2021 @ 10:48am
      Nov 1, 2021
      Variableaguynamedjoe SCMTS Staff
      Trail C-90
      Nov 1, 2021 @ 10:48am
      Nov 1, 2021
      Variableaguynamedjoe SCMTS Staff

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1230535diedrariddentrailCoyote Sh*t
      Nov 13, 2021 @ 3:27pm
      Nov 13, 2021
      user #932123aguynamedjoeaddreportWorld Connector and 10 more
      Nov 1, 2021 @ 4:01pm
      Nov 1, 2021
      user #2514423AndrewO50b6wishlisttrailInto Anchor
      Oct 29, 2021 @ 3:35pm
      Oct 29, 2021
      user #2723646g6jpwGaddreport8th Ave Extension
      Sep 30, 2021 @ 8:31pm
      Sep 30, 2021
      user #2648257JE2VU3addreportBushy Crossing
      Sep 28, 2021 @ 9:19am
      Sep 28, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1443746dalewilltrailWater TowersSuper fast w some spice
      Sep 21, 2021 @ 5:47pm
      Sep 21, 2021
      user #2841341FONM-BLMtrailEucalyptus ConnectorCorrection, this short path is currently...
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 8:25pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      user #2841341FONM-BLMtrailKP LoopThis old Army route is CLOSED to public...
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 7:32pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      user #2841341FONM-BLMtrailBarloy LookoutThis old Army route is CLOSED to public...
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 7:30pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      user #2841341FONM-BLMtrailEucalyptus ConnectorThis old Army route is CLOSED to public...
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 7:29pm
      Sep 11, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Fort Ord National Monument 67 19 12.5 km
      Laguna Seca 1 24.2 km
      Toro Regional Park 3 7 3 17.4 km
      Bottchers Recreation Site20.2 km
      Hollister Hills SVRA (Lower Ranch) 120.4 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike11544 miles4,646 ft20 miles410 ft
      #369#1823624312,416
      E-Bike11 mile148 ft4,088 ft95 ft
      222127
      Hike11544 miles4,646 ft20 miles410 ft
      #245#136243163
      Trail Running11444 miles4,646 ft20 miles410 ft
      #256#143243153
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      • happy trails activity log | embed map of Happy Trails mountain bike trails | happy trails mountain biking points of interest

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