5 miles
Distance
1,471 ft
Climb
-1,424 ft
Descent
00:52:55
Avg time

Las Trampas Ridge Details

  • Riding Area
    Las Trampas Regional Park
    Alamo, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #80316 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Mix of fire road and single track across the Las Trampas ridge. Really a mix of all the common east bay trail elements, exposed rocky with wooded and loamy. Fun technical sections, punchy climbs, wide open downhills and some good single track flow. Great views from top from seeing SF and Mount Tam on a clear day to the west, San Pablo Bay to the north and Mount Diablo to the east.

Access Info

Best to ride from North to South. Best to go early in the morning on weekends to avoid hikers and horses.

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More Stats for Las Trampas Ridge bike trail
  • Altitude change
    47 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,277 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,804 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,277 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,324 ft
  • Grade
    0.165%
  • Grade max
    -41.85%
  • Grade min
    36.22%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    878 ft
  • Avg time
    00:52:55
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • White
  • Green
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
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      • 6 rides
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      Photos

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      Jul 6, 2018 @ 6:29pm
      Jul 6, 2018
      Las Trampas Ridge, My City
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      Jul 6, 2018 @ 6:28pm
      Jul 6, 2018
      Las Trampas Ridge, My City
      17 |
      Jul 6, 2018 @ 6:28pm
      Jul 6, 2018
      Las Trampas Ridge, My City

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Las Trampas Loop #1
      11 miles

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag EthanLaek (Feb 8, 2018 at 9:31)
       Trail is not bike legal
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag WillStax (Feb 17, 2018 at 15:17)
       Those portions of the trail that are single track are not legal. The Fire Road stuff is...sad state of affairs in EBRPD. Cows have better access and more rights than we do.
      [Reply]

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