1 miles
Distance
301 ft
Climb
-311 ft
Descent
00:14:12
Avg time

Punta Gorda Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    La Ventana
    La Ventana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    All year
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #19082 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This trail is the northernmost trail in the system, beautiful vistas overlooking the Sea of Cortez. The tread is smooth and there are some hills, but most technical features are smoothed over, so it's low intermediate level riding.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Punta Gorda Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -10 ft
  • Altitude min
    16 ft
  • Altitude max
    121 ft
  • Altitude start
    62 ft
  • Altitude end
    52 ft
  • Grade
    -0.154%
  • Grade max
    -26.732%
  • Grade min
    28.608%
  • Distance climb
    3,267 ft
  • Distance down
    2,750 ft
  • Distance flat
    403 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:12
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:15
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Status:
on Jan 5, 2019
Very Dry
Avg: 4.2 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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 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
  • Other Other
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      Punta Gorda Trail Trail Reports

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      Jan 5, 2019 @ 5:59pm
      Jan 5, 2019
      reporter New work has smoothed out the trail, changing the personality, like a walking trail with gorgeous views and some hills.
      Oct 13, 2018 @ 11:10am
      Oct 13, 2018
      A little overgrown
      Dec 3, 2017 @ 11:34am
      Dec 3, 2017
      Excellent ride; most picturesque there IMHO. Deep sand in the arroyos required some walking but everything else is rideable both ways. Get on it...
      Jan 13, 2017 @ 10:55am
      Jan 13, 2017
      Meandering hand cut trail through sand, hard dirt, rock and much more taking you to a nice rocky beach with private views. Wonderful, the kind of...
      Nov 21, 2016 @ 11:44am
      Nov 21, 2016
      So sweet
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 8 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 35 rides
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      Photos

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      24 |
      May 21, 2018 @ 8:43am
      May 21, 2018
      Punta Gorda Trail, North Vancouver
      100 |
      Jan 13, 2017 @ 11:14am
      Jan 13, 2017
      Punta Gorda Trail, North Vancouver
      235 |
      Feb 16, 2016 @ 6:54am
      Feb 16, 2016
      Punta Gorda Trail, La Ventana
      259 |
      Feb 16, 2016 @ 6:51am
      Feb 16, 2016
      Punta Gorda Trail, La Ventana

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag chickslamont (Apr 1, 2018 at 19:09)
       Super fun with a beach swim at the turnaround.
      [Reply]

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