11.1 miles
Distance
1,410 ft
Climb
-1,432 ft
Descent
909 ft
High Point

A really nice and casual pedal in Shell Ridge. Try to hit it in the spring when the hills are lush and green

Detailed Description
Shell Ridge Loop is a 17787 popular easy route located near Walnut Creek California. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 2 trails. This route climbs 429.9 with a max elevation of 277.2 then descends -436.5.
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Trails in Route

Dusty Road2,411 ft
Shell Loop2,687 ft

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More Stats for Shell Ridge Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -22 ft
  • Altitude min
    284 ft
  • Altitude start
    306 ft
  • Altitude end
    285 ft
  • Grade max
    -54.3%
  • Grade min
    36.6%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Shell Loop
Mar 20, 2022 @ 1:36pm
Mar 20, 2022
Dusty Road
Mar 20, 2022 @ 1:36pm
Mar 20, 2022
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