close
Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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 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
  • Other Other
      No description for Los Penasquitos Canyon has been added yet! Login or register to submit one. Parking Lot google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Parking lot off of Sorrento Valley Boulevard
      Region Details
      • 7
      • 6
      • 42
      • 31
      • 7

      Open on 3 days
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      SDMBA
      (sdmba.com)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #147
      State Ranking
      #4
      Trails
      93
      Total Distance
      76 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      36 miles
      Total Descent
      11,130 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,215 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,210 ft
      Reports
      415
      Photos
      69
      Ridden Counter
      6,541

      Popular Los Penasquitos Canyon Mountain Bike Trails

      view all trails »

      Photos of Los Penasquitos Canyon Mountain Bike

      23 |
      Mar 18, 2018 @ 9:27pm
      Mar 18, 2018
      South Side Trail, My City
      15 |
      Mar 18, 2018 @ 9:27pm
      Mar 18, 2018
      South Side Trail, My City
      17 |
      Mar 18, 2018 @ 9:27pm
      Mar 18, 2018
      South Side Trail, My City
      12 |
      Mar 18, 2018 @ 9:27pm
      Mar 18, 2018
      South Side Trail, My City
      more photos »

      Videos of Los Penasquitos Canyon Mountain Bike

      1-25-18 Return of the Crabs
      1:41 | 306 | Jan 26, 2018
      REVIEW: #275plusTrek Fuel EX 9.8 - First Look [HD]
      2:30 | 55 | Dec 12, 2017
      Trek Stache 9 #29plus Review and First Impressions
      trail: Tunnel 4
      11:40 | 119 | Dec 12, 2017
      return of the crabs
      1:34 | 257 | May 28, 2016
      more videos »

      Los Penasquitos Canyon Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Los Penasquitos Canyon Loop AMTB-2
      12 miles
      Tunnels and Ocean Air Loop
      17 miles
      PQ Safe aMTB Solo Loop (short)
      8 miles
      PQ Safe aMTB Solo Loop (long)
      12 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1368450gqmalibu007trailThe Sh!tsGo BSA Eagle project! It looks and rides nice...
      Oct 17, 2018 @ 7:48pm
      Oct 17, 2018
      user #1645443Crock619trailThe AppendixRode this for the first time before hitting...
      Oct 12, 2018 @ 11:03am
      Oct 12, 2018
      user #1645443Crock619trailTight and CrabbyTried this trail about 3 times yesterday....
      Oct 10, 2018 @ 1:46pm
      Oct 10, 2018
      user #1557876anthonydiaztrailCobblesthis trail is best as a downhill only. if you...
      Jul 18, 2018 @ 12:55pm
      Jul 18, 2018
      user #1557876anthonydiaztrailThe Appendixfun trail with an easy climb at the end....
      Jul 18, 2018 @ 12:52pm
      Jul 18, 2018
      more »

      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1463138joshlee75addridelogOct 20, 2018 ride log
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 6:37pm
      11 hours
      user #1479048tmauroaddridelogOct 20, 2018 ride log
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 3:27pm
      14 hours
      user #1297503Nathanws14addridelogOct 20, 2018 ride log
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 11:37am
      18 hours
      user #1002583nefariousvwaddridelogOct 20, 2018 ride log
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 11:21am
      18 hours
      user #1461380Dantana976addridelogOct 20, 2018 ride log
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 11:16am
      18 hours
      view more »
      • By The-dirt-farmer & contributors
      • Admins: SDMBA
      • #7421 - 5,667 views
      • los penasquitos canyon activity log | embed map of Los Penasquitos Canyon mountain bike trails | los penasquitos canyon mountain biking points of interest
      • subscribe print map 3d map donate to earn trail karma!

      Downloading of trail gps tracks in kml & gpx formats is enabled for Los Penasquitos Canyon.
      You must login to download files.