4,375 ft
Distance
13 ft
Climb
-602 ft
Descent
00:08:26
Avg time

Car Wreck Details

  • Riding area
    Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park
    Aliso Viejo, California
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Season
    all year
  • Global Ranking
    #7921

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
    -589 ft
  • Altitude min
    220 ft
  • Altitude max
    809 ft
  • Altitude start
    809 ft
  • Altitude end
    220 ft
  • Grade max
    -64.898%
  • Grade min
    7.762%
  • Distance climb
    572 ft
  • Distance down
    3,803 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:26
  • Avg reverse time
    00:28:15
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Status:
on Sep 13, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4.6 (12 votes)

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Car Wreck Trail Reports

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Sep 13, 2017 @ 11:51pm
Sep 13, 2017
September conditions are great. Just watch for the drop off.
Apr 5, 2017 @ 11:46pm
Apr 5, 2017
Looks good. Very bottom of the trail is wet with the stream running to a puddle. Dry otherwise.
Mar 1, 2017 @ 8:26am
Mar 1, 2017
Major erosion (major ruts or slumping, large boulders and roots exposed due to erosion)
Dec 6, 2014 @ 1:09pm
Dec 6, 2014
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Photos

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May 14, 2016 @ 7:37pm
May 14, 2016
Car Wreck, Laguna Beach
1328 |
Jan 6, 2015 @ 12:27pm
Jan 6, 2015
| 3 comments Car Wreck, Aliso Viejo
255 |
Dec 5, 2012 @ 10:47pm
Dec 5, 2012
| 2 comments Car Wreck, San Clemente
259 |
Nov 1, 2012 @ 1:48pm
Nov 1, 2012
Car Wreck, Laguna Niguel

1 Review & 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
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