2,570 ft
Distance
1 ft
Climb
-504 ft
Descent
00:07:51
Avg time

Car Wreck Details

  • Riding area
    Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park
    Aliso Viejo, California
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    all year
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #9749
  • Land Manager
    OC Parks

Steep single track (approx. 19%) with large and technical rock garden at the end. Called Car Wreck because there is an old wrecked car at the bottom just after the rock garden.

Access Info

Trail Starts near the top of Mathis. It is sign posted.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Car Wreck mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -504 ft
  • Altitude min
    310 ft
  • Altitude max
    814 ft
  • Altitude start
    814 ft
  • Altitude end
    310 ft
  • Grade
    -19.612%
  • Grade max
    -37.242%
  • Grade min
    -1.133%
  • Distance climb
    33 ft
  • Distance down
    2,478 ft
  • Distance flat
    58 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:28:15
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Status:
on Jul 10, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.4 (16 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to car-wreck trailhead (33.563730, -117.755680)
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Car Wreck Trail Reports

datedescription
Jul 10, 2018 @ 5:52pm
Jul 10, 2018
Jun 26, 2018 @ 2:21pm
Jun 26, 2018
Open
Jun 2, 2018 @ 11:35pm
Jun 2, 2018
Closed due to Fire. More @ http://www.ocparks.com/parks/alerts
May 23, 2018 @ 4:23pm
May 23, 2018
Apr 23, 2018 @ 11:39am
Apr 23, 2018
reporter Loose sand on the rocks made for a screaming good time.
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Photos

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12 |
May 24, 2018 @ 2:40pm
May 24, 2018
Car Wreck, Laguna Beach
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May 24, 2018 @ 2:40pm
May 24, 2018
Car Wreck, Laguna Beach
162 |
May 14, 2016 @ 7:37pm
May 14, 2016
Car Wreck, Laguna Beach
1,450 |
Jan 6, 2015 @ 12:27pm
Jan 6, 2015
| 3 comments Car Wreck, Aliso Viejo

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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag rngd30 (Mar 27, 2017 at 21:40)
 Nice technical ride, some no so difficult drops, and a very challenging rock garden,
that ends in a turn and an old car
[Reply]
  • + 1
flag tapforge (Jul 30, 2018 at 13:33)
 Not for the faint of heart!
[Reply]

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