4,809 ft
Distance
75 ft
Climb
-398 ft
Descent
00:04:45
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Flow 1 Trail

Flow Trail 1 Details

Built specifically for mountain bikes, a flow trail emphasizes speed and rhythm, featuring berms, rollers, jumps and other features that are designed in a way that uses the rider’s momentum to minimize pedaling and braking (think downhill pump track). From the young (or not so young) beginner, to the downhill pro, a flow trail delivers smiles for riders of all ages and skill level.

MBoSC has partnered with land manager California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) to build a four mile flow trail in Soquel Demonstration State Forest (SDSF). The objectives of this project are to promote mountain biking by creating a progressive trail that can be enjoyed by riders of all ages and ability level, and to increase the diversity of riding opportunities, demonstrate innovative and sustainable trail building design and techniques, and provide a model for other land managers for similar types of projects.

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More Stats for Flow Trail 1 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -324 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,680 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,029 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,029 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,705 ft
  • Grade
    -6.727%
  • Grade max
    -28.546%
  • Grade min
    25.035%
  • Distance climb
    768 ft
  • Distance down
    3,800 ft
  • Distance flat
    241 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:45
  • Avg reverse time
    01:36:10
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on Nov 13, 2017
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Avg: 4.45 (9 votes)

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Flow Trail 1 Trail Reports

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Nov 13, 2017 @ 9:05am
Nov 13, 2017
Moist following the rain.
Nov 11, 2017 @ 9:14am
Nov 11, 2017
clear
Nov 4, 2017 @ 8:21pm
Nov 4, 2017
It was my first time riding the trail, and I love the trail planning, but the trails have been poorly maintained. There are a lot of ruts and the...
Oct 22, 2017 @ 12:51pm
Oct 22, 2017
Oct 2, 2017 @ 11:12am
Oct 2, 2017
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May 9, 2016 @ 4:18pm
May 9, 2016
Flow Trail 1, Santa Clara

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