2 miles
Distance
162 ft
Climb
-895 ft
Descent
00:18:23
Avg time

Manley Gulch Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Jackson Demonstration State Forest
    Mendocino, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Year round, best in Spring and Fall.
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #14770 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    California State Parks

Nice and flowy trail with some blind turns and exposure. Not super challenging if ridden slowly but becomes more technical as rider speed increases.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Manley Gulch mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -733 ft
  • Altitude min
    175 ft
  • Altitude max
    926 ft
  • Altitude start
    908 ft
  • Altitude end
    175 ft
  • Grade
    -7.168%
  • Grade max
    -31.71%
  • Grade min
    20.293%
  • Distance climb
    2,677 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    318 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:23
  • Avg reverse time
    00:34:03
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Status:
on Mar 9, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 4.25 (15 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 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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Manley Gulch Trail Reports

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      Mar 9, 2020 @ 12:01pm
      Mar 9, 2020
      reporter Oh. So. Gooooood!! Conditions couldn’t be any better.
      Nov 16, 2019 @ 11:29am
      Nov 16, 2019
      Damp'ish covered with leaves..
      Aug 22, 2019 @ 3:06pm
      Aug 22, 2019
      Jul 31, 2019 @ 4:27pm
      Jul 31, 2019
      Good old fashioned climb up to Forest History from Marsh Creek. Would be a blast to descend! Wide open near the bottom but classic tight...
      Jun 16, 2019 @ 8:05am
      Jun 16, 2019
      reporter Running super smooth today!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 27 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 50 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      All
      • 408 rides
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      Photos

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      May 24, 2020 @ 10:53pm
      May 24, 2020
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      May 24, 2020 @ 10:49pm
      May 24, 2020
      20 |
      May 24, 2020 @ 10:47pm
      May 24, 2020
      27 |
      May 24, 2020 @ 10:47pm
      May 24, 2020

      Routes with this trail

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Nicksand5 (Aug 21, 2019 at 15:06)
       Climb forest history trail to cookhouse. Incredibly well done trail!
      [Reply]

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