1.8 miles
Distance
53 ft
Climb
-793 ft
Descent
00:10:27
Avg time
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  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Point Mugu State Park
    Newbury Park, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #5119 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #987 in E-Biking
    • #12624 in Trail Running
    • #17864 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 65 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    Pt. Magu State Park

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Backbone Trail - Wood Canyon Vista Trail is a highly rated 2 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Newbury Park California. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a hard overall physical rating with a 53 ft blue climb. On average it takes 10 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Backbone Trail - Wood Canyon Vista Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -740 ft
  • Altitude min
    199 ft
  • Altitude max
    939 ft
  • Altitude start
    939 ft
  • Altitude end
    199 ft
  • Grade max
    -107.067%
  • Grade min
    21.356%
  • Distance climb
    918 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    259 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:27
  • Avg reverse time
    00:23:47
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on Jun 23, 2024
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Avg: 4.35 (17 votes)
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      Backbone Trail -... Trail Reports

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      Jun 23, 2024 @ 1:20am
      2 days
      Just a little overgrown.
      Jun 20, 2024 @ 2:44am
      Jun 20, 2024
      A little overgrown
      May 27, 2024 @ 5:29am
      May 27, 2024
      A bit overgrown at the top.
      Apr 28, 2024 @ 10:58am
      Apr 28, 2024
      Feb 24, 2024 @ 7:31am
      Feb 24, 2024
      Trail is mostly in great condition, though there are some muddy sections.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 19 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 219 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4,606 rides
      • Last: Jun 24, 2024

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      Aug 19, 2019 @ 8:24am
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      Feb 17, 2019 @ 10:23pm
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