1,701 ft
5 ft
-77 ft
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Gators-Chico Ravine Spur Connector Trail


  • Riding Area
    Laguna Mountain Recreation Area
    descanso, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical Rating
  • Season
    all year
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    Cleveland National Forest

This spur will allow you to connect the Chico Ravine or Gatos Ravine trails in a loop or up and down loop.

Access Info

From San Diego, take I-8 east 45 miles to the off ramp for Sunrise Highway. Take Sunrise Sunrise Highway and go up the mountain. About 1/2 mile after entering the Laguna Recreation Area you will see the Meadows Information Kiosk off the right side of the road just past mile marker 19. Park somewhere along the side of the road here. A National Forest Adventure Pass is required

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Gators-Chico Ravine Spur Connector bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -71 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,678 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,750 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,750 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,678 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    106 ft
  • Distance down
    1,595 ft
  • Avg time
  • Avg reverse time
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to gatorschico-ravine-spur-connector trailhead (32.864791, -116.442740)
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Gators-Chico... Trail Reports

Nov 4, 2018 @ 8:59am
Nov 4, 2018
Apr 8, 2018 @ 9:18am
Apr 8, 2018
Jul 2, 2017 @ 3:58pm
Jul 2, 2017
Trails and weather are nice, but a very dusty ride. Bring spare clothes and something to wipe down with after.
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