24.2 miles
Distance
3,812 ft
Climb
-3,778 ft
Descent
3,814 ft
High Point

This one is a grind but a classic. Blackstar can lead you so many places and this is one option Motorway is fun yet challenging. Always be sure you are prepared for these longer rides before beginning.

Detailed Description
Blackstar to Motorway - Advanced Route is a 24 mile moderately popular expert route located near Orange California. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 1 trails. This route climbs 3,812 ft with a max elevation of 3,814 ft then descends -3,778 ft.
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3 Reviews & Comments

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blissindex (Dec 30, 2021 at 23:02)
Trail Motorway
Great place to test out your tire plugs and spare tubeā€¦ watch your step!
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HBMark (Feb 16, 2020 at 9:53)
Trail Motorway
Trail markers say Silverado, not Motorway. Rocky long descent, but not crazy technical and no drops.
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Jaredearl67 (Jan 25, 2019 at 17:01)
Trail Motorway
Is it possible to climb up Motorway?
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Trails in Route

Motorway3 miles

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Blackstar to Motorway - Advanced Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    867 ft
  • Altitude start
    884 ft
  • Altitude end
    919 ft
  • Grade max
    -79%
  • Grade min
    61.5%
  • Distance climb
    12 miles
  • Distance down
    12 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,030 ft
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Motorway
Aug 19, 2022 @ 6:54am
Aug 19, 2022
no issues with trail today. Riding conditions were good.
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