1.0 mile
Distance
64 ft
Climb
-150 ft
Descent
00:14:48
Avg time

4 Palms Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #56973 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #18422 in E-Biking
    • #84408 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in E-Biking
    • 70 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    City of Chula Vista

Rad, flowing single track trail. Slight descent that ends with a small wooden bridge.

Access Info

Start at the top of the Gayle L McCandliss Park. Follow dirt road to top of hill. Trail is somewhat hidden at top of hill. Go straight towards bushes instead of following main trail that veers to left. If you take a wrong turn, you'll have a beautiful view of downtown San Diego and the Bay.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for 4 Palms mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -87 ft
  • Altitude min
    219 ft
  • Altitude max
    325 ft
  • Altitude start
    306 ft
  • Altitude end
    220 ft
  • Grade
    -1.6%
  • Grade max
    -30.5%
  • Grade min
    17.3%
  • Distance climb
    1,759 ft
  • Distance down
    2,572 ft
  • Distance flat
    922 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:48
  • Avg reverse time
    00:31:21
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Status:
on May 14, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4 (3 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
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  • Wet
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  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      4 Palms Trail Reports

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      May 14, 2022 @ 8:04am
      May 14, 2022
      Dry and almost blue groove conditions. Ground is holding up well with minimal erosion. Trail Faeries have worked their magic with great berms and...
      Nov 11, 2020 @ 1:24pm
      Nov 11, 2020
      Recent rain has made the dirt perfect.
      Sep 22, 2020 @ 9:37am
      Sep 22, 2020
      looks good there a couple spots were there some branches sticking out so keep and eye out for them
      Feb 18, 2020 @ 11:15am
      Feb 18, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 48 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 349 rides
      • Last: Jan 29, 2023

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      Haval (Jun 26, 2020 at 10:07)
      Perfect riding conditions
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