2 miles
Distance
436 ft
Climb
-434 ft
Descent
00:44:11
Avg time

Miners Ridge Loop Details

  • Riding Area
    Black Mountain
    San Diego, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All year round
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #12596 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 100 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

fun up and down single track. Minors loop can be accessed on the south (highest) point from night hawk or from the north (lowest) point from the parking lot.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Miners Ridge Loop bike trail
  • Altitude min
    912 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,235 ft
  • Altitude start
    912 ft
  • Altitude end
    912 ft
  • Grade max
    -23.247%
  • Grade min
    28.101%
  • Distance climb
    3,782 ft
  • Distance down
    3,746 ft
  • Distance flat
    680 ft
  • Avg time
    00:44:11
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:19
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Status:
on Oct 15, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4.65 (3 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • 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 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 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to miners-ridge-loop trailhead (32.989871, -117.113931)
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      Miners Ridge Loop Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 15, 2018 @ 1:31pm
      Oct 15, 2018
      Recent rain washed away the dust. Not muddy, just damp. Perfect conditions.
      Jun 9, 2018 @ 7:35am
      Jun 9, 2018
      Minor's Loop open now
      May 2, 2018 @ 9:40pm
      May 2, 2018
      Miner’s Loop is now open. Arsenic leak was plugged/patched by the rangers (thank you!) and it’s good to go!
      Jun 29, 2017 @ 10:02am
      Jun 29, 2017
      Closed temporarily for testing of arsenic
      Jan 7, 2017 @ 10:05am
      Jan 7, 2017
      Could be "closed for several months."
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 80 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 543 rides
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      Photos

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      Apr 28, 2018 @ 6:48pm
      Apr 28, 2018
      Miners Ridge Loop, Encinitas
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      Apr 28, 2018 @ 6:48pm
      Apr 28, 2018
      Miners Ridge Loop, Encinitas
      22 |
      Apr 28, 2018 @ 6:48pm
      Apr 28, 2018
      Miners Ridge Loop, Encinitas
      28 |
      Apr 28, 2018 @ 6:48pm
      Apr 28, 2018
      Miners Ridge Loop, Encinitas

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