4 miles
Distance
822 ft
Climb
-551 ft
Descent
00:29:51
Avg time

Discovery Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Pismo Preserve
    pismo beach, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #61987 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 45 in Hiking

Similar to other trails at the Preserve, this is one of the main trails used to access many others. Easy blue/Hard Green, like all the trails at the preserve.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Discovery mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    271 ft
  • Altitude min
    212 ft
  • Altitude max
    744 ft
  • Altitude start
    212 ft
  • Altitude end
    482 ft
  • Grade
    1.309%
  • Grade max
    -29.97%
  • Grade min
    37.176%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,005 ft
  • Avg time
    00:29:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:43:23
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Status:
on Feb 9, 2020
Dry
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Photos
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • 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
  • Other Other
      Directions to discovery-103932 trailhead (35.152732, -120.655079)
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      Discovery Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Feb 9, 2020 @ 6:56am
      Feb 9, 2020
      Gopher holes are appearing. Made the trail more bumpy than designed.
      Jan 26, 2020 @ 2:24pm
      Jan 26, 2020
      Trails are open to the public! Clockwise the trail is great on the uphill sections and the grass has encroached the trail on the downhills. Will...
      May 4, 2019 @ 1:52pm
      May 4, 2019
      Whole area is closed due to upgrades. Trails are so over grown that you almost can't make out where they are. Wait for the construction to be done...
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 10:16am
      Oct 20, 2018
      reporter
      Jun 10, 2018 @ 10:27am
      Jun 10, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 79 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 48 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Sep 20, 2017 @ 10:47pm
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      Sep 20, 2017 @ 10:44pm
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      165 |
      Sep 20, 2017 @ 10:43pm
      Sep 20, 2017
      152 |
      Sep 20, 2017 @ 10:43pm
      Sep 20, 2017

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      CCCMB Poker Ride Proposed
      12 miles
      Pismo 11.1 Miles
      11 miles
      Pismo Preserve: 11.4mi / 2156'
      11 miles

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      flag gpsguyz (Oct 2, 2019 at 17:37)
       All the trails in the Pismo Preserve are CLOSED while construction continues. Maybe open by the end of 2019?
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag joynt1 (Jan 25, 2020 at 0:31)
       Opening Weekend January 25 & 26
      Additional parking available at Pismo Beach City Hall on Mattie Road. A shuttle service will take guests from City Hall to the Pismo Preserve from 8am to 6:45pm
      [Reply]

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