1 miles
Distance
31 ft
Climb
-766 ft
Descent
00:07:30
Avg time

Meadows Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park
    Aliso Viejo, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Jan-Dec
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #4889 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    OC Parks

Extremely fun switchback, singletrack downhill

More Stats for Meadows Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -735 ft
  • Altitude min
    78 ft
  • Altitude max
    820 ft
  • Altitude start
    814 ft
  • Altitude end
    78 ft
  • Grade max
    -63.554%
  • Grade min
    9.84%
  • Distance climb
    430 ft
  • Distance down
    5,176 ft
  • Distance flat
    416 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:30
  • Avg reverse time
    00:20:49
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Status:
on Jul 13, 2019
Very Dry
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
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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
  • 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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      Meadows Trail Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 13, 2019 @ 8:37am
      Jul 13, 2019
      In nice shape
      Jul 6, 2019 @ 10:39am
      Jul 6, 2019
      FUN
      May 24, 2019 @ 10:02pm
      May 24, 2019
      May 21, 2019 @ 6:38pm
      May 21, 2019
      For the most part the trail is riding pretty well; there are a couple of blown out corners.
      Apr 6, 2019 @ 9:13am
      Apr 6, 2019
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 14 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 439 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,868 rides
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      Photos

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      131 |
      Nov 5, 2015 @ 8:38pm
      Nov 5, 2015
      184 |
      Jun 6, 2013 @ 1:46pm
      Jun 6, 2013
      207 |
      Jun 6, 2013 @ 1:46pm
      Jun 6, 2013
      139 |
      Jun 6, 2013 @ 1:46pm
      Jun 6, 2013

      Trail Lists

      Routes with this trail

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      Trail Products

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag rngd30 (Mar 27, 2017 at 21:44)
       Nice descent with turns and berms , A couple of alternative jumps( no rock garden) , just flowing and flowing, nice trail to practice your turns.
      It was sweeter after climbing it, it is very steep and challenging , but it gives you time to take breath before each steep section.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Bjjbj (Aug 24, 2017 at 18:51)
       This uphill trail rewards you with a sweet return. Don't let the mileage fool you, as it climbs over 750 feet. If you don't want to dab, pace yourself in between the switchbacks, as they will ask 110% to roll. Another great hill to ride for time.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Samgreene (Oct 1, 2017 at 20:35)
       Steep Bermed trail with tight turns, braking bumps and a few jumps.
      [Reply]

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