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  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Videos
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Trails in Santa Margarita Lake Regional Park can be accessed from two main pay-parking areas. Trails accessed from the western parking area through the main entrance are meandering, easy to moderate, singletrack with shade and lake views. Trails accessed from the eastern parking area off of River Road vary from moderate to strenuous singletrack and doubletrack.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Santa Margarita
      Parking google parking directions
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      Region Details
      • 1
      • 6
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jun 12, 2020

      Stats

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      Trails (view details)
      9
      Trails Mountain Bike
      9
      Trails Hike
      9
      Trails Trail Running
      9
      Total Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent
      7,212 ft
      Total Vertical
      805 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,112 ft
      Reports
      9
      Photos
      25
      Ridden Counter
      71

      Popular Santa Margarita Lake Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
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      Past Week
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      Photos of Santa Margarita Lake Mountain Bike

      trail: Rocky Trail
      11 |
      Jun 15, 2020 @ 7:37pm
      Jun 15, 2020
      trail: Rocky Trail
      10 |
      Jun 15, 2020 @ 7:37pm
      Jun 15, 2020
      trail: Rocky Trail
      11 |
      Jun 15, 2020 @ 1:44pm
      Jun 15, 2020
      trail: Rocky Trail
      8 |
      Jun 13, 2020 @ 2:05pm
      Jun 13, 2020

      Videos of Santa Margarita Lake Mountain Bike

      Yep!
      trail: Belmont
      2:45 | 313 | Jul 9, 2011
      GoPro HD Hero-Rocky Trail
      3:47 | 578 | Mar 17, 2011
      Knapps Castle
      8:46 | 499 | Nov 1, 2009
      Humble Pie Served on the Falcon Trail
      13:24 | 75 | Apr 16, 2020 , My City

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Sapwi Trail
      Jun 12, 2020 @ 4:38pm
      Jun 12, 2020
      DryJonasty0721Very dry and slippery should be a green trail
      Falcon Trail
      Jun 7, 2020 @ 8:29am
      Jun 7, 2020
      DryAjdenogeanClimb is loose and technical right now...
      Grey Pine Loop
      Nov 13, 2019 @ 3:01pm
      Nov 13, 2019
      Very Dryjoynt1Dusty.
      Grey Pine Trail
      Nov 13, 2019 @ 3:01pm
      Nov 13, 2019
      Very Dryjoynt1Dusty, did see some poison oak..
      Blinn Ranch Trail
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 5:01pm
      Aug 25, 2019
      Dryfortyonethirty2This is mainly a dirt road. The hills are...
      Rinc Lower Traverse
      Apr 30, 2018 @ 5:57pm
      Apr 30, 2018
      DryCatButtTrails here are loose, dry and overgrown....

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1093573FreshBikerCalebvotetrailBlinn Ranch Trail
      Jul 2, 2020 @ 9:50am
      Jul 2, 2020
      user #1603727JesseHeschaddphoto in My City and 1 more
      Jun 15, 2020 @ 7:37pm
      Jun 15, 2020
      user #1603727JesseHeschaddphoto in My City
      Jun 15, 2020 @ 1:44pm
      Jun 15, 2020
      user #2227971Mariomrz2020riddentrailBlinn Ranch Trail
      Jun 14, 2020 @ 11:39pm
      Jun 14, 2020
      user #1603727JesseHeschaddphoto in My City
      Jun 13, 2020 @ 2:05pm
      Jun 13, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1612144fortyonethirty2trailBlinn Ranch TrailThis is mainly a dirt road. The hills are...
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 4:55pm
      Aug 25, 2019

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      namedistance
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      Pozo 1 17.7 km
      Reservoir Canyon 1 2 2 18.2 km
      Lopez Lake 1 11 28.4 km
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