1 miles
Distance
116 ft
Climb
-341 ft
Descent
00:11:14
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Rancho La Costa Preserve
    Carlsbad, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #21607 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Rancho Summit Switches bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -225 ft
  • Altitude min
    610 ft
  • Altitude max
    835 ft
  • Altitude start
    835 ft
  • Altitude end
    610 ft
  • Grade max
    -19.674%
  • Grade min
    12.342%
  • Distance climb
    2,039 ft
  • Distance down
    4,071 ft
  • Distance flat
    842 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:14
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:14
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Status:
on Nov 22, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (2 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • 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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      Rancho Summit... Trail Reports

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      Nov 22, 2017 @ 10:20am
      Nov 22, 2017
      Construction at the top has taken out the trail entrance. I looked for almost 15 minutes trying to get my bearings. Its behind one of the temp...
      Mar 31, 2016 @ 3:26pm
      Mar 31, 2016
      The upper part is still gone. The rest is still available, but finding the trailhead is variable because earth keeps getting pushed around by...
      Nov 20, 2015 @ 10:25pm
      Nov 20, 2015
      The top section has been wiped out by heavy equipment. The best part of the trail is still accessible, and good...for now. Bummer.
      Oct 30, 2015 @ 12:16am
      Oct 30, 2015
      Looks like they'll be building soon. Shame it's on such a flowy trail.
      Oct 27, 2015 @ 9:48pm
      Oct 27, 2015
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 24 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 242 rides
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      Oct 17, 2016 @ 5:43pm
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      Oct 17, 2016 @ 5:43pm
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      Rancho Summit Switches
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      Sep 16, 2016 @ 12:12pm
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      Sep 16, 2016 @ 12:12pm
      Sep 16, 2016
      Rancho Summit Switches

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