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      Henry Cowell State Park features 15 miles of hiking and riding trails through a variety of forested areas including redwoods, mixed evergreens, riparian, ponderosa pine, as well as rare ancient marine deposits called Santa Cruz sandhills. Mountain bikes are only allowed on dirt roads.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: State Park
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Rincon Parking lot along Hwy 9 just past Paradise Park or the main park entrance on Hwy 9 just south of Felton (day use fee)
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      Region Details
      • 6
      • 3
      • 10

      Region Status
      Open as of 1 day
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      36
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails Hike
      36
      Trails Trail Running
      36
      Trails Horse
      15
      Total Distance
      30 miles
      Total Descent
      6,628 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,070 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,134 ft
      Reports
      145
      Photos
      108
      Ridden Counter
      13,436

      Popular Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 2 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 15 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance

      Photos of Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park Mountain Bike

      46 |
      Apr 4, 2021 @ 11:57am
      Apr 4, 2021
      trail: Pipeline Road
      169 |
      Mar 21, 2019 @ 2:03pm
      Mar 21, 2019
      48 |
      Apr 26, 2018 @ 12:24am
      Apr 26, 2018
      523 |
      Mar 16, 2017 @ 8:12am
      Mar 16, 2017
      | 2 comments
      577 |
      Oct 19, 2014 @ 7:37pm
      Oct 19, 2014
      | 1 comments
      244 |
      Sep 17, 2013 @ 12:22pm
      Sep 17, 2013
      192 |
      Jan 10, 2013 @ 11:16am
      Jan 10, 2013
      1,258 |
      Dec 30, 2012 @ 3:30pm
      Dec 30, 2012
      | 5 comments

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Powder Mill Fire Road
      Apr 21, 2020 @ 2:55pm
      Apr 21, 2020
      DrywhilgenbSandy but clear
      Pipeline Road
      Nov 22, 2017 @ 6:47pm
      Nov 22, 2017
      DryJames2550
      Rincon Road
      Nov 19, 2017 @ 12:43am
      Nov 19, 2017
      WetSaplayerYou can’t cross over the river on your...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2855170phhecklerwishlisttrailRincon Road
      Sep 21, 2021 @ 2:44pm
      Sep 21, 2021
      user #2853675dinamaelriddentrailPipeline Road and 1 more
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 7:02pm
      Sep 14, 2021
      user #2847261ChickenAlfredowishlisttrailPipeline Road and 2 more
      Sep 8, 2021 @ 2:34pm
      Sep 8, 2021
      user #2521966BeneltonwishlisttrailRincon Road
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 8:50am
      Jul 16, 2021
      user #2628111Sam198842wishlisttrailPipeline Road
      May 31, 2021 @ 12:38pm
      May 31, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1630544spokesmanmtbtrailPowder Mill Fire RoadA basic doubletrack that essentially takes you...
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 6:32pm
      Sep 15, 2018
      user #1630544spokesmanmtbtrailRincon RoadAn easy ride from the end of Emma McRary to...
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 6:31pm
      Sep 15, 2018
      user #932123aguynamedjoetrailPipeline RoadPipeline is a paved road. I usually ride it on...
      Aug 21, 2017 @ 4:04pm
      Aug 21, 2017

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      UCSC 4 6 80.6 km
      Pogonip Open Space 1 21 km
      Bear Mountain2.1 km
      DeLaveaga Park 2 42.7 km
      Wilder Ranch 8 13 32.8 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1918 miles4,905 ft10 miles1,050 ft
      #5,23610814112,441
      Hike3630 miles6,627 ft14 miles1,070 ft
      #5,056141126
      Trail Running3630 miles6,627 ft14 miles1,070 ft
      #5,39214159
      Horse1515 miles2,651 ft7 miles722 ft
      28
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