4 miles
Distance
608 ft
Climb
-577 ft
Descent
00:28:19
Avg time

Shoreline Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    China Camp
    San Rafael, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Year Round
  • TTFs on Trail
    Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #44965 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This is a great beginner singletrack. It is located in the heart of Marin County and a very popular destination for mountain bikers and hikers alike. Great camping facilities on site as well. There is a $3 trail use fee per day now as well, there is a kiosk at the trail head.

Access Info

San Pablo Exit off the 101, just look for China Camp State Park signs.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Shoreline Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    31 ft
  • Altitude min
    7 ft
  • Altitude max
    142 ft
  • Altitude start
    26 ft
  • Altitude end
    57 ft
  • Grade
    0.141%
  • Grade max
    -32.391%
  • Grade min
    28.858%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,895 ft
  • Avg time
    00:28:19
  • Avg reverse time
    00:34:16
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Dec 3, 2018
Variable
Avg: 2.2 (5 votes)

view (693)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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

LEGEND
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
      Directions to shoreline-trail trailhead (38.001700, -122.466643)
      update trails status or condition

      Shoreline Trail Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Dec 3, 2018 @ 11:41am
      Dec 3, 2018
      Good condition, few puddles, fast.
      Sep 23, 2018 @ 9:59am
      Sep 23, 2018
      Aug 12, 2018 @ 8:12pm
      Aug 12, 2018
      Trail is open!
      Jul 27, 2017 @ 3:44pm
      Jul 27, 2017
      Still closed but easy to get around
      Jul 21, 2017 @ 8:03pm
      Jul 21, 2017
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 78 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,183 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      6 |
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 9:09pm
      Sep 15, 2018
      Shoreline Trail, My City
      5 |
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 9:08pm
      Sep 15, 2018
      Shoreline Trail, My City
      0 |
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 11:50am
      Sep 15, 2018
      Shoreline Trail, My City
      1 |
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 11:50am
      Sep 15, 2018
      Shoreline Trail, My City

      Trail Products

      Reviews / Comments

      No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
      Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.


      Post a Comment



      You must login to Pinkbike.
      Don't have an account? Sign up

      Join Pinkbike  Login

      Videos

      more »
      Ben Takes 7-Eleven
      3:26 | 559 | Jan 19, 2014 , San Rafael
      China Camp Enduro Run
      6:14 | 388 | Nov 13, 2012 , San Rafael
      Bay Area Riding: China Camp Hurtin
      2:05 | 735 | Jan 1, 2013 , San Rafael
      Ross van der Wal riding 711
      3:11 | 283 | Jun 29, 2011 , San Rafael
      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.