1,378 ft
Distance
100 ft
Climb
-62 ft
Descent
00:03:58
Avg time

Lizard Connector Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Rancho La Costa Preserve
    Carlsbad, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #62849 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #80568 in Trail Running
    • #42679 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 50 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Center for Natural Lands Management

Short trail that descends into a small open space with a loop, then climbs up to switchbacks.

Access Info

Takes you from the bottom of Horned Lizard to Switchbacks. Take a right just before the electrical tower at the bottom of Horned Lizard. If you miss the turn, make a right just after the electrical tower from the fire road.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Lizard Connector mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    38 ft
  • Altitude min
    465 ft
  • Altitude max
    564 ft
  • Altitude start
    526 ft
  • Altitude end
    564 ft
  • Grade
    2.8%
  • Grade max
    -33.9%
  • Grade min
    48.1%
  • Distance climb
    741 ft
  • Distance down
    476 ft
  • Distance flat
    161 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:58
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:47
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Status:
on Jun 12, 2021
Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Ideal
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  • Very Dry
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      Lizard Connector Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 12 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 245 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,025 rides
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      Mar 7, 2018 @ 5:45pm
      Mar 7, 2018
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      Mar 7, 2018 @ 5:45pm
      Mar 7, 2018

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      IsaiahSimon1406 (Aug 23, 2020 at 9:47)
       Really sucks if your going up, but if you do NASCAR your gonna need to
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