58 miles
Distance
6,981 ft
Climb
-6,982 ft
Descent
4,266 ft
High Point

Fun route through Catalina State Park, Honeybee trails, Tortolita Mtn. Park and back to Catalina. Carne Asada tacos at the finish?? Most definitely.

Links

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Details

  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for AES: Tortolita 50 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    2,646 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,010 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,008 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -43.427%
  • Grade min
    47.739%
  • Distance climb
    30 miles
  • Distance down
    23 miles
  • Distance flat
    5 miles
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • One Direction
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  • Photos
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Trail transparency

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      traildateconditiondescription
      Ridgeline Trail
      Feb 16, 2019 @ 10:40am
      Feb 16, 2019
      Tortolita Mountain Park Access
      Feb 16, 2019 @ 10:40am
      Feb 16, 2019
      Good rocky fun.
      Alamo Springs Connector
      Feb 16, 2019 @ 10:40am
      Feb 16, 2019
      Upper Javelina Trail
      Dec 3, 2018 @ 9:32am
      Dec 3, 2018
      Super fun chunky trail. The climb is very techy and a good challenge. The downhill is a riot! Chunky and fast.
      more reports »
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