4,529 ft
Distance
164 ft
Climb
-168 ft
Descent
00:06:45
Avg time

Fossil Hill Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Shell Ridge Open Space
    Walnut Creek, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #55891 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #54023 in Trail Running
    • #18825 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking

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Fossil Hill Loop is a 4,529 ft moderately popular green mixed trail located near Walnut Creek California. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions. On average it takes 6 minutes to complete this trail.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Fossil Hill Loop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -4 ft
  • Altitude min
    217 ft
  • Altitude max
    332 ft
  • Altitude start
    313 ft
  • Altitude end
    309 ft
  • Grade
    -0.095%
  • Grade max
    -17.895%
  • Grade min
    21.884%
  • Distance climb
    1,911 ft
  • Distance down
    2,419 ft
  • Distance flat
    199 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:45
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:38
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Status:
on Jul 14, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • moto (1 year)
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      Fossil Hill Loop Trail Reports

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      Jul 14, 2021 @ 7:02pm
      Jul 14, 2021
      Dec 19, 2020 @ 11:42am
      Dec 19, 2020
      Very good condition today. Few people, but many dogs.
      Nov 20, 2020 @ 1:12pm
      Nov 20, 2020
      Oct 13, 2020 @ 1:15pm
      Oct 13, 2020
      Dry conditions, very few people.
      Oct 5, 2020 @ 11:25am
      Oct 5, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 33 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 62 rides
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      Oct 16, 2019 @ 7:04pm
      Oct 16, 2019

      Routes with this trail

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      HOME SPIN
      6 miles

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