1 mile
Distance
297 ft
Climb
-150 ft
Descent
00:14:46
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    San Clemente
    , California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Year Round
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #44316 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager
    City of San Clemente

Steep in places. Good way to link Hermosa to the San Juan Hills Trails.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Forster Ridgeline (Hermosa to Reconnect) mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    147 ft
  • Altitude min
    456 ft
  • Altitude max
    697 ft
  • Altitude start
    456 ft
  • Altitude end
    603 ft
  • Grade
    2.502%
  • Grade max
    -15.497%
  • Grade min
    16.944%
  • Distance climb
    3,195 ft
  • Distance down
    2,282 ft
  • Distance flat
    406 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:46
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:49
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Status:
on Nov 23, 2020
Dry
Avg: 2.65 (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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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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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Trail Popularity ?
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  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to forster-ridgeline-hermosa-to-reconnect trailhead (33.456490, -117.616080)
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      Forster... Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Nov 23, 2020 @ 11:31pm
      Nov 23, 2020
      May 19, 2019 @ 4:36pm
      May 19, 2019
      Still very overgrown with weeds/cactus-like plants.
      Apr 8, 2019 @ 3:14pm
      Apr 8, 2019
      Very overgrown, lots of pollen
      Mar 10, 2019 @ 9:22pm
      Mar 10, 2019
      Overall not to bad of a ride. pretty dry with only a couple very small slushy sections.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 9 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      All
      • 33 rides
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