11.7 miles
Distance
1,630 ft
Climb
-3,664 ft
Descent
2,493 ft
High Point

A great route for very advanced riders wanting to see the best descents San Luis Obispo has to offer. Not quite as long as Ultimate Ridge Shuttle Route, but this one still has the gnarliest and steepest trails out there. Route can be extended easily by either pedaling up from town instead of being shuttled, adding additional laps in The Eucs, etc. This route has some seriously gnarly descents, be aware.

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Best of West Cuesta Ridge (Advanced Route) is a 12 mile popular extreme route located near San Luis Obispo California. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 35 trails. This route climbs 1,630 ft with a max elevation of 2,493 ft then descends -3,664 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Best of West Cuesta Ridge (Advanced Route) mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    4 hr 59 min
  • Altitude change
    -2,033 ft
  • Altitude min
    381 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,415 ft
  • Altitude end
    381 ft
  • Grade
    -3.3%
  • Grade max
    -76.7%
  • Grade min
    46.8%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,711 ft
Avg: 5 (5 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Seeley
May 5, 2024 @ 9:57pm
May 5, 2024
Chrome
May 5, 2024 @ 9:57pm
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Red Dog
May 5, 2024 @ 9:55pm
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Morning Glory
Apr 7, 2024 @ 7:44pm
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Stenner Flow
Mar 17, 2024 @ 5:58pm
Mar 17, 2024
Use caution! It is extremely rutted right after both the bottom drops. The trail is rideable but took a beating after the last big storm.
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