13.0 miles
Distance
1,878 ft
Climb
-1,874 ft
Descent
1,000 ft
High Point

This is a longer China Camp SP route that drops into the backside (aka the Darkside) after peaking at the Nike Missle Radar station. The "Darkside" is not technically inside the State Park borders and is considered a gray area by locals.

Detailed Description
China Camp dark is a 13 mile popular intermediate route located near China Camp California. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 4 trails. This route climbs 1,878 ft with a max elevation of 1,000 ft then descends -1,874 ft.
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3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
mtbflauto (Nov 5, 2020 at 15:18)
Trail Oak Ridge
best trail in china camp
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  • + 0
pabzmtb (Oct 3, 2020 at 17:12)
Fun trail. Steep fire road to Nike view site. This loop also takes you on Hitler Trail which is very fun.
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  • + 1
chriscrisp (Sep 15, 2020 at 9:12)
Does this route include hitler I can't tell.
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Oak Ridge2 miles

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    182
More Stats for China Camp dark mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    13 ft
  • Altitude start
    48 ft
  • Altitude end
    52 ft
  • Grade max
    -59.8%
  • Grade min
    39.2%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
Avg: 4 (3 votes)
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hard crash on hitler
hard crash on hitler
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Jan 1, 2013
me eating it clipped in and ripping my lip and getting a concussion

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