13.1 miles
Distance
2,269 ft
Climb
-2,267 ft
Descent
4,735 ft
High Point

Route starts at intersection of Bouquet Canyon Rd and Spunky Canyon Rd

Detailed Description
5 Deer is a 13 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Bouquet Canyon California. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route climbs 2,269 ft with a max elevation of 4,735 ft then descends -2,267 ft.
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3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 0
Mikenelsoncamera (Dec 18, 2020 at 19:39)
Just tackled this track today and can confirm the overgrowth. Lots of walking and pushing through the branches. The trail is there, it just needs some TLC and then this trail would be absolutely epic.

Halfway down after as much trudging through the branches and we could take we saw a saw and some clippers hanging on a tree that someone had left. After that it was free and clear and a really amazing ride for the rest of the time. Fresh cuts to groom the overgrowth back and it was great. Someone is up there working on it but they are o my half done.

The Ride up the fire road is very manageable as well. Would love to get on board with a restoration of this trail!
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timo29er (May 25, 2020 at 14:49)
Trail was at one point probably really fun. Currently, it been taken over by overgrowth after several back to back years of years of neglect. Judging by strava activity, this route had a lot more activity back in '14, '15, and '16. Then for some reason around 2017, people stopped riding the single track.

If people are interested in getting this trail back up in running please post a comment.
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timo29er (May 25, 2020 at 15:03)
Just to add...the trail has two gnarly hike a bike sections which should be re-considered so the entire trail can flow all the way down. I'd be keen to help dig if there is enough interest to give this trail new life.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • AKA
    Five Deer
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    2
More Stats for 5 Deer mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    3,014 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,014 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,015 ft
  • Grade max
    -48.4%
  • Grade min
    36.7%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)

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