3 miles
446 ft
-717 ft
Avg time

Cove to Lake Trail Details

  • Riding area
    La Quinta Cove
    La Quinta, California
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical rating
  • Season
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    Santa Rosa and San Jacinto National Monument

Cove to Lake Trail is a 6.6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near La Quinta, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.One of the best trails at La Quinta Cove that goes through the golf course, Morrow Trail and finally to Lake Cahillla.

Access Info

Take Jefferson Street to the La Quinta Cove to Lake Cahuilla Trail that will bring you back to the start.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Cove to Lake Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -271 ft
  • Altitude min
    34 ft
  • Altitude max
    591 ft
  • Altitude start
    305 ft
  • Altitude end
    34 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    313 ft
  • Avg time
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1 Review & Comments

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flag NicolasGalli (Jan 6, 2018 at 17:01)
 Okay.... sand is no joke. Right when you get to the look out where you can see the golf course before downhill.... just turn back haha.

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