1.3 miles
Distance
26 ft
Climb
-940 ft
Descent
00:10:31
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Botanical Trail

Botanical Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden, Other
  • Global Ranking

Chunky, loose, and fast, Botanical is a classic San Luis Obispo trail. Upper half (before intersection with Morning Glory) is covered with small pebbles, baby-head sized rocks, and rain ruts, however, it's pretty easy to get going really fast, just make sure you have some tough tires! The lower half of Botanical (after intersection with Morning Glory) is significantly chunkier and looser with a few rollable jumps.

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More Stats for Botanical mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -915 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,466 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,400 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,400 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,485 ft
  • Grade
    -12.887%
  • Grade max
    -24.69%
  • Grade min
    7.329%
  • Distance climb
    414 ft
  • Distance down
    1.3 miles
  • Avg time
    00:10:31
  • Avg reverse time
    00:17:03
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Status:
on Jan 18, 2016
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Avg: 3.8 (5 votes)

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Botanical Trail Reports

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Jan 18, 2016 @ 3:38pm
Jan 18, 2016
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Jun 17, 2016 @ 3:44pm
Jun 17, 2016
Botanical, Visalia
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Jan 22, 2016 @ 7:32pm
Jan 22, 2016
Botanical, San Luis Obispo
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Jan 22, 2016 @ 7:30pm
Jan 22, 2016
Botanical, San Luis Obispo
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Jan 22, 2016 @ 7:29pm
Jan 22, 2016
Botanical, San Luis Obispo

Routes with this trail

titleratingdistance
Cuesta DH
6.5 miles
Cuesta Loop
7.7 miles
Shooters/Morning Glory Loop
5.6 miles

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