2.8 miles
Distance
712 ft
Climb
-761 ft
Descent
837 ft
High Point

Mariposa Details

  • Riding area
  • AKA
    Mariposa Trail
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Mixed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Year Round
  • Global Ranking

Mariposa is a great place to grow your technical confidence, as riding in either direction allows sampling both ascending and descending rocky sections. For more of the same type of technical sections, head uphill on Morro View.

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More Stats for Mariposa mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -50 ft
  • Altitude min
    166 ft
  • Altitude start
    215 ft
  • Altitude end
    166 ft
  • Grade max
    -38.76%
  • Grade min
    48.632%
  • Distance climb
    1.3 miles
  • Distance down
    1.3 miles
  • Distance flat
    866 ft
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Status:
on May 15, 2017
Variable
Avg: 3.8 (5 votes)

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Mariposa Trail Reports

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May 15, 2017 @ 5:19pm
May 15, 2017
Only two small muddy spots left on the Madonna road side which can easily be walked around. Prefumo half is fully mud-less and in good condition.
Mar 7, 2017 @ 10:49pm
Mar 7, 2017
Lower sections, especially the west end (near Prefumo Cyn) has significant deep mud sections.
Jan 16, 2017 @ 4:48pm
Jan 16, 2017
Jan 11, 2017 @ 1:00pm
Jan 11, 2017
Jan 7, 2017 @ 12:09pm
Jan 7, 2017
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May 22, 2017 @ 7:18pm
May 22, 2017
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May 19, 2017 @ 2:38pm
May 19, 2017
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May 14, 2017 @ 6:36pm
May 14, 2017
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Apr 27, 2017 @ 11:41am
Apr 27, 2017
Mariposa, San Luis Obispo

Routes with this trail

titleratingdistance
Mariposa & Morro View
4.0 miles
Up Froom Down Mariposa
3.9 miles

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