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      Trails in Montaña de Oro State Park offer bicyclists, hikers, and equestrians varied terrain with beautiful ocean and canyon views. Mountain bike trails range from flat and wide to technical singletrack. The Bluff Trail, Islay Creek Road, and Hazard Canyon Road require the least amount of bike handling experience and physical fitness. East Boundary Trail, Hazard Peak, Barranca Trail, Manzanita Trail, and the newer Oats Peak trails are generally considered intermediate and advanced trails. BEST AFTER RAIN, these trails tend to drain and displace water much more readily than many other trail systems in the county. DO NOT RIDE East Boundary Trail past the Barranca Trail intersection DURING or for MANY DAYS after rain due to very expansive clay soils. This will destroy the trail tread and the goo does not come off easily. If it has been heavily raining within the last day or two, avoid Irish Hills, Johnson Ranch, West Cuesta Ridge, and Madonna Mountain, and ride here at Montana de Oro or at Cerro Alto instead (unless you have advanced local knowledge), you'll be happy you did.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Open on Aug 11, 2018
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,104
      State Ranking
      #44
      Trails
      18
      Total Distance
      34 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent
      8,818 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,372 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,364 ft
      Reports
      124
      Photos
      105
      Ridden Counter
      1,168

      Photos of Montana de Oro State Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Oats Peak
      32 |
      Jul 5, 2018 @ 11:59am
      Jul 5, 2018
      Oats Peak, Los Osos
      trail: Oats Peak
      31 |
      Jul 5, 2018 @ 11:59am
      Jul 5, 2018
      Oats Peak, Los Osos
      28 |
      May 8, 2017 @ 6:18pm
      May 8, 2017
      Barranca Trail, San Luis Obispo
      59 |
      Nov 18, 2016 @ 5:01pm
      Nov 18, 2016
      Barranca Trail, San Luis Obispo
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      Videos of Montana de Oro State Park Mountain Bike

      A Coastal Reverie
      trail: Oats Peak
      3:13 | 8819 | Jul 5, 2018
      Bike in the rain
      3:50 | 39 | Jan 14, 2018
      Kevin and Kevin ride MDO
      3:25 | 255 | Sep 4, 2012
      Hazard Peak/ Ridge Highlights
      4:45 | 397 | Jan 12, 2012
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      Mountain Bike Routes

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      Figure 8 Route
      10 miles
      Hazard Peak from Horse Camp
      6 miles
      MDO Enduro Route
      28 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1240382seanharanmtbtrailIslay Creek Connector Trail (Under Construction)Nice! This trail is going to make some sweet...
      May 2, 2018 @ 9:38am
      May 2, 2018
      user #948339leftymchibbtrailOats PeakSo fun
      Jul 12, 2017 @ 9:00pm
      Jul 12, 2017
      user #1288975RurealyotrailBloody Nose TrailVery sandy.
      Jun 23, 2017 @ 7:58pm
      Jun 23, 2017
      user #633753chaunceymreportEast Boundary TrailEasy Boundary to Islay Creek road is severely...
      May 19, 2017 @ 6:39am
      May 19, 2017
      user #1230425Jamp87trailEast Boundary TrailVery over grown. Last parts of East Boundry...
      May 6, 2017 @ 7:42am
      May 6, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1150375kbargettoaddridelogAug 13, 2018 ride log
      Aug 13, 2018 @ 6:45pm
      24 hours
      user #514247ofacesuprasurferaddridelogAug 12, 2018 ride log
      Aug 12, 2018 @ 8:01pm
      2 days
      user #1248309joboy01addridelogAug 12, 2018 ride log
      Aug 12, 2018 @ 4:58pm
      2 days
      user #1551084tacetmanaddridelogAug 5, 2018 ride log
      Aug 12, 2018 @ 10:50am
      2 days
      user #1605274sbram04riddentrailHazard's Peak Trail and 1 more
      Aug 12, 2018 @ 7:53am
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      Nearby Riding Areas

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      Morro Bay State Park 6 145.3 km
      Morro Bay Bike Park6.8 km
      Irish Hills 1 17 99 km
      El Chorro Regional Park 59.2 km
      Johnson Ranch 2 19.9 km
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