4,637 ft
Distance
56 ft
Climb
-461 ft
Descent
00:06:03
Avg time

Cielo Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve
    Escondido, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #69411 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    10 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Oft- overlooked singletrack with lots of fun, small rock drops. Watch out for sharp corners and very loose, gravelly dirt. Somewhat overgrown.

Access Info

At the southwestern corner of Elfin Forest. Hang a left on the fireroad past Manzanita Trail and just before the gate on Paseo De los Suenos.

More Stats for Cielo Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -405 ft
  • Altitude min
    741 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,185 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,185 ft
  • Altitude end
    780 ft
  • Grade
    -8.734%
  • Grade max
    -31.135%
  • Grade min
    14.607%
  • Distance climb
    468 ft
  • Distance down
    3,873 ft
  • Distance flat
    296 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:03
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:38
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
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