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      Limestone Canyon & Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park encompasses over 4,300 acres of Riparian and Oak Woodland canyons, rolling grassland hills and steep slopes of Coastal Sage Scrub and Chaparral. The park is highlighted by scenic rock formations, including the beautiful Red Rock Canyon. There are five intermittent streams: Borrego, Serrano, Aliso Creek, Santiago Creek and Aqua Chivera meandering through the park, each hosting an abundance of wildlife. Remnants of the former cattle ranching days can be seen throughout the park.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Regional Recreation Area
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      The park entrance parking is $3.00 for the day and is located at the North end of the Ralph's parking lot on Portola Parkway.
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      Region Details
      • 2
      • 7
      • 15

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 30, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      24
      Trails Mountain Bike
      24
      Trails Hike
      24
      Trails Trail Running
      24
      Trails Horse
      7
      Total Distance
      15 miles
      Total Descent
      2,745 ft
      Total Vertical
      802 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,601 ft
      Reports
      465
      Photos
      52
      Ridden Counter
      10,836

      Photos of Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Line Shack
      8 |
      Apr 20, 2021 @ 9:13pm
      Apr 20, 2021
      53 |
      Aug 26, 2020 @ 5:43pm
      Aug 26, 2020
      28 |
      Aug 26, 2020 @ 5:09pm
      Aug 26, 2020
      trail: Edison
      48 |
      May 16, 2020 @ 1:19pm
      May 16, 2020
      trail: Edison
      35 |
      May 16, 2020 @ 1:19pm
      May 16, 2020
      79 |
      Apr 12, 2019 @ 7:40pm
      Apr 12, 2019
      trail: Whiting Road
      124 |
      Aug 30, 2018 @ 2:19pm
      Aug 30, 2018
      trail: Edison
      165 |
      Mar 31, 2014 @ 3:56pm
      Mar 31, 2014

      Videos of Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park Mountain Bike

      Whiting Ranch - Cactus & Billy Goat
      1:34 | 47 | Mar 27, 2020
      Muddy Ride
      trail: Mustard
      1:54 | 174 | Nov 22, 2018
      Whiting Ranch trails
      1:22 | 122 | Aug 27, 2017
      Whiting Ranch Edit
      2:10 | 110 | May 3, 2016
      santiago oaks downhill
      5:12 | 149 | Oct 25, 2015
      Whiting Ranch 8-6-15 RAW
      4:57 | 144 | Aug 6, 2015
      Whiting Ranch RAW
      0:39 | 108 | Jul 24, 2015
      Cattle Pond Loop
      0:57 | 67 | May 25, 2014

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2778365JonathanJKZIj4wishlisttrailBorrego Canyon Trail and 1 more
      Aug 1, 2021 @ 9:46pm
      Aug 1, 2021
      user #278384342DuaqaddreportSerrano Creek Trail
      Jul 31, 2021 @ 2:21pm
      Jul 31, 2021
      user #2798887BenfalawishlisttrailLine Shack
      Jul 28, 2021 @ 1:47pm
      Jul 28, 2021
      user #2595583evangosswishlisttrailLive Oak Trail
      Jul 26, 2021 @ 12:28pm
      Jul 26, 2021
      user #2579587mcjcacommenttrailCoyote Brush Road
      Jul 12, 2021 @ 11:19pm
      Jul 12, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2579587mcjcatrailCoyote Brush RoadThis is not a blue trail. Green at most and...
      Jul 12, 2021 @ 11:19pm
      Jul 12, 2021
      user #2135279UncleGrandpa62trailCactus Hill TrailJust got done riding Cactus, haven't been out...
      Apr 27, 2021 @ 1:25pm
      Apr 27, 2021
      user #2473832HccvadreportBorrego Canyon TrailAre the rest of the trails (mustard, cactus,...
      Apr 15, 2021 @ 10:10pm
      Apr 15, 2021
      user #2357251wildernessmonkeynuttrailCactus Hill TrailThe last trail maintenance ruined the cactus.
      Apr 10, 2021 @ 6:28pm
      Apr 10, 2021
      user #2546164Roryykjz8OreportCactus Hill TrailI rescind my previous statement- it’s not...
      Apr 8, 2021 @ 3:29pm
      Apr 8, 2021

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2415 miles2,746 ft6 miles804 ft
      #223#9552465411,080
      Hike2415 miles2,746 ft6 miles804 ft
      #144#704651169
      Trail Running2415 miles2,746 ft6 miles804 ft
      #146#70465298
      Horse75 miles1,109 ft3 miles705 ft
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