1,920 ft
Distance
-344 ft
Descent
00:02:07
Avg time

Chaparral Details

  • Riding area
    Joaquin Miller Park
    Oakland, California
  • Difficulty rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail type
    Rail Trail
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Summer and Winter
  • TTFs on trail
    Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2014
  • Land Manager

Fast, steep and natural trail; usually ridden downhill. central rocky stretch requires good line choice and is black diamond; lots of railroad ties cut in and eroded; short travel bikes can get get overwhelmed especially with bad shock settings. Fun and short and the roughest trail in the park.

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More Stats for Chaparral mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -344 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,004 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,348 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,348 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,004 ft
  • Grade
    -17.916%
  • Grade max
    -37.271%
  • Grade min
    -3.569%
  • Distance down
    1,893 ft
  • Distance flat
    28 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:07
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:28
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Status:
on Jun 29, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.05 (14 votes)

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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Chaparral Trail Reports

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Jun 29, 2018 @ 4:32pm
Jun 29, 2018
Brush overgrown at the top, poor visibility. Keep an eye out for hikers behind blind corners.
Mar 27, 2018 @ 4:24pm
Mar 27, 2018
Feb 11, 2018 @ 10:11am
Feb 11, 2018
Jan 13, 2018 @ 11:16am
Jan 13, 2018
Trail is in great shape. Perfect winter riding spot. Some loose rocks snd dirt.
Nov 11, 2017 @ 4:21pm
Nov 11, 2017
Perfect! Hero dirt the whole way.
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Mar 25, 2018 @ 10:39pm
Mar 25, 2018
Chaparral, Bay Area
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Oct 25, 2017 @ 3:35pm
Oct 25, 2017
Chaparral, Pleasanton
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Oct 25, 2017 @ 3:35pm
Oct 25, 2017
Chaparral, Pleasanton
335 |
Jul 3, 2015 @ 10:04am
Jul 3, 2015
Chaparral, Oakland

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