3,691 ft
Distance
25 ft
Climb
-24 ft
Descent
00:04:37
Avg time

East Mesa Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Balboa Park
    San Diego, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #104592 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #11943 in Trail Running
    • #91894 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 55 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    City of San Diego

doubletrack loop, very suitable for 1st timers, gravel bikes, or xc training laps.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for East Mesa Loop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    3 ft
  • Altitude min
    240 ft
  • Altitude max
    264 ft
  • Altitude start
    261 ft
  • Altitude end
    266 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -10.1%
  • Grade min
    4%
  • Distance climb
    1,598 ft
  • Distance down
    1,778 ft
  • Distance flat
    236 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:37
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:28
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Status:
on May 18, 2021
Dry
Avg: 1.65 (3 votes)

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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
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      East Mesa Loop Trail Reports

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      May 18, 2021 @ 4:22pm
      May 18, 2021
      There’s a bee hive in the electrical box on the east side of the loop. Bees are swarming around the trail.
      Aug 28, 2020 @ 5:11pm
      Aug 28, 2020
      Great conditions. The area is small. Hard to get much for miles logged!
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 4:42pm
      Jul 21, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 139 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 59 rides
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      Balboa Park MTB
      22:40 | 6 | Jul 13, 2021 , San Diego
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