14.8 miles
Distance
3,527 ft
Climb
-3,530 ft
Descent
2,089 ft
High Point

Very long and steep route. Not recommended for beginner mtn bikers.

Detailed Description
Boccardo-Aquila-Calaveras Route is a 15 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near San Jose California. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 8 trails. This route climbs 3,527 ft with a max elevation of 2,089 ft then descends -3,530 ft.
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5 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
aguynamedjoe SCMTS Staff (May 6, 2021 at 15:53)
Trail Sierra Vista
The whole trail is open now (May 6, 2021)
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  • + 3
nosyt (Apr 5, 2021 at 15:50)
There's no reason why this should be considered Black Diamond. Nothing technical at all- only a quick descent on a relatively smooth trail.
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  • + 3
nosyt (Apr 5, 2021 at 15:50)
There's no reason why this should be considered Black Diamond. Nothing technical at all- only a quick descent on a relatively smooth trail.
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  • + 1
ashtonda (Sep 22, 2021 at 15:55)
Yeah, I tried editing it, but it did not get conformed yet.
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ashtonda (Sep 22, 2021 at 15:55)
Yeah, I tried editing it, but it did not get conformed yet.
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  • Primary Activity
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  • Difficulty rating
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More Stats for Boccardo-Aquila-Calaveras Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    1 ft
  • Altitude min
    933 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,034 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,034 ft
  • Grade max
    -56.6%
  • Grade min
    67.6%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,252 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Upper Sierra Vista Trail
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Oct 3, 2021 @ 4:06pm
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Sierra Vista
Oct 18, 2020 @ 3:43pm
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The whole park is open but please wear a mask or keep social distancing because of Covid-19
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The whole park is open but please wear a mask or keep social distancing because of Covid-19
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