4.0 miles
Distance
427 ft
Climb
-39 ft
Descent
00:28:36
Avg time

Rail Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    West Cuesta Ridge
    San Luis Obispo, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Rail Trail
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat, Gravel, Adaptive MTB
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Just a trail along the Union Pacific RR Tracks that is frequently used to access Old Stagecoach Road and The Eucs

This trail is unsanctioned.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Rail Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    387 ft
  • Altitude min
    875 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,265 ft
  • Altitude start
    875 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,263 ft
  • Grade
    1.837%
  • Grade max
    -7.746%
  • Grade min
    15.241%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    1,790 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,928 ft
  • Avg time
    00:28:36
  • Avg reverse time
    00:23:37
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Status:
on Apr 5, 2018
Dry
Avg: 1.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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  • Nordic Ski
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      Rail Trail Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 25 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 27 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 142 rides
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      Photos

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      Nov 29, 2020 @ 11:15am
      Nov 29, 2020
      136 |
      Sep 22, 2017 @ 7:38pm
      Sep 22, 2017
      57 |
      Sep 22, 2017 @ 7:38pm
      Sep 22, 2017
      54 |
      Sep 16, 2017 @ 8:25pm
      Sep 16, 2017

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