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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Russian Ridge google parking directions
      Access Info:
      trail head begins at highway 9 and highway 35 (skyline)
      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,506
      State Ranking
      #61
      Trails
      18
      Total Distance
      29 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      12 miles
      Total Descent
      6,225 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,094 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,865 ft
      Reports
      39
      Photos
      141
      Ridden Counter
      720

      Photos of Saratoga Gap Mountain Bike

      trail: Skyline Trail
      20 |
      May 7, 2018 @ 10:45pm
      May 7, 2018
      Skyline Trail, San Jose
      trail: John Nicholas
      114 |
      Dec 9, 2017 @ 9:42pm
      Dec 9, 2017
      John Nicholas, Palo Alto
      26 |
      Jul 3, 2017 @ 4:23pm
      Jul 3, 2017
      Saratoga Gap Trail, My City
      296 |
      Apr 28, 2015 @ 11:09am
      Apr 28, 2015
      Saratoga Gap Trail, Saratoga
      more photos »

      Videos of Saratoga Gap Mountain Bike

      Rally V1
      1:38 | 71 | Jul 26, 2017
      Whip
      trail: Fireroad
      0:07 | 82 | Jan 31, 2016
      Wet & Raw Santa Cruz
      2:01 | 217 | Jan 10, 2016
      The Chase Pt 1
      5:16 | 232 | Feb 21, 2015
      more videos »

      Saratoga Gap Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Russian Ridge Loop
      10 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #9215jefetrailJohn NicholasSuper fun trail for what it is. This is the...
      May 9, 2018 @ 2:07pm
      May 9, 2018
      user #9215jefetrailTable Mountain TrailVery much illegal trail for bikes. Should not...
      May 9, 2018 @ 2:05pm
      May 9, 2018
      user #1363676RideThoseTrailstrailGrizzly FlatReally quick down and a good start to climb...
      Apr 16, 2018 @ 7:05pm
      Apr 16, 2018
      user #1363676RideThoseTrailstrailTable Mountain TrailReally great trail with a couple of difficult...
      Apr 16, 2018 @ 7:01pm
      Apr 16, 2018
      user #1363676RideThoseTrailstrailTable MountainThis is a great and interesting climb out so...
      Apr 16, 2018 @ 6:59pm
      Apr 16, 2018
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      Recent Activity

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      user #423202aaronrwishlistrouteRussian Ridge Loop
      May 22, 2018 @ 7:29pm
      1 days
      user #423202aaronrwishlisttrailPeters Creek Trail
      May 22, 2018 @ 7:25pm
      1 days
      user #856413SheppersaddridelogMar 11, 2018 ride log
      May 22, 2018 @ 4:29am
      2 days
      user #1436118EthanrmtbaddridelogMay 20, 2018 ride log
      May 21, 2018 @ 8:52am
      3 days
      user #1538974SomesullyaddridelogMay 20, 2018 ride log
      May 21, 2018 @ 1:04am
      May 21, 2018
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