9 miles
Distance
883 ft
Climb
-885 ft
Descent
402 ft
High Point

This loop includes a section of private property and some street time. Proceed at your own risk.

Encinitas Ranch has a collection of community pathways and trails that boast beautiful ocean and easterly views. The main loop exists near the Botanical Gardens and links to the Encinitas Golf Course Trail and Indian Head Trail via a Pedestrian Bridge over Leucadia Blvd. Several pathways also parallel El Camino Real and can be used to access businesses in the area.

ADAPTIVE RIDER INFO
Rating: aMTB1 - No obstacles exist

Adaptive Riders, most gates in this area are wide enough or can be ridden under, but wider or higher bikes may potentially have an issue.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat, Adaptive MTB, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Easy
More Stats for Encinitas Ranch Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    12 ft
  • Altitude start
    301 ft
  • Altitude end
    300 ft
  • Grade
    -0.003%
  • Grade max
    -27.367%
  • Grade min
    20.269%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,387 ft
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  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
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