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  • 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
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
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  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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      RIDING IN THIS AREA IS BY PERMITTED ACCESS ONLY

      If you would like to obtain a permit to ride at Willow Creek, simply follow these steps:

      1. Read these details

      2. Download a Willow Creek Application & The MRC Seed Orchard Application bring them both with you to an orientation
      Links:
      http://landpaths.org/media/85004/wc_mrc_seed_tract_permit_final.pdf
      http://landpaths.org/media/85330/dpr_willow_creek_permit_application_2013-2014.pdf

      3. Attend an orientation (see calendar here: http://landpaths.org/events).

      This permit will allow you to hike, bike or horseback ride on the property at your leisure, subject to State Parks terms and conditions. As you may be aware, this beautiful 3,387-acre property has been added to the Sonoma Coast State Beach, purchased with funding from the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District, California Coastal Conservancy, California Wildlife Conservation Board and State Parks.

      Here is the website: http://landpaths.org/propertyexplorer/willow-creek-people-powered-park.aspx
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Caution on Aug 10, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #3,489
      State Ranking
      #176
      Trails
      14
      Total Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      13 miles
      Total Descent
      7,359 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,307 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,260 ft
      Reports
      4
      Photos
      25
      Ridden Counter
      73

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