35 miles
Distance
5,477 ft
Climb
-5,466 ft
Descent
1,108 ft
High Point

About 2K feet of elevation gain. Not 5K like it says.

-0 miles, Start at the Keswick Dam river trail parking lot. Head south down the river trail.
-0.6 miles, turn left and go over ribbon bridge. continue straight onto FB trail.
-2.5 miles, cross Keswick Dam Blvd and continue on FB trail.
-5.2 miles, stay left towards FB trail.
-9.5 miles, left towards signs to FB/Hornbeck trail.
-10.2 miles, Left on Hornbeck trail.
-10.8 miles, stay right at the split.
-11.0 miles, stay left to Hornbeck trail.
-11.7 miles, right to Hornbeck trail.
-16.3 miles, stay straight on Upper Sac Ditch trail.
-21.4 miles, end of Sac Ditch Trail. Head left on the road, cross Shasta Dam and head south down the paved road. Follow to the bottom and through the OHV parking lot.
-24.1 miles, turn left onto the Sacramento River Trail.
-32.1 miles, turn left towards signs for Keswick Dam.
-34.2 miles, turn left off the paved trail onto the dirt Fisherman's Trail.
-35.3 miles, hit the road at the end of Fisherman's trail and go south for a couple hundred yards.
-35.5 miles, parking lot is on your right, You made it!!

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Details

  • Riding area
  • AKA
    Keswick loop
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for 2017 Mayor's MTB Challenge Keswick Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    495 ft
  • Altitude start
    555 ft
  • Altitude end
    566 ft
  • Grade
    0.006%
  • Grade max
    -43.243%
  • Grade min
    52.104%
  • Distance climb
    15 miles
  • Distance down
    16 miles
  • Distance flat
    4 miles
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      FB (Lower)
      Jun 25, 2018 @ 7:41pm
      Jun 25, 2018
      Upper FB Trail
      Apr 9, 2018 @ 11:19am
      Apr 9, 2018
      Upper Sacramento Ditch
      Feb 5, 2018 @ 1:12pm
      Feb 5, 2018
      Currently in great shape.
      Sacramento Rail (South)
      Feb 5, 2018 @ 1:12pm
      Feb 5, 2018
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