2,083 ft
Distance
1 ft
Climb
-425 ft
Descent
00:04:15
Avg time

Stairsteps Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park
    Aliso Viejo, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Season
    all year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #13685 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    County of Orange

Steep and very rocky single track. Most technical section of trail is in the middle.

Access Info

Starts on west ridge and ends on the 133

More Stats for Stairsteps bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -424 ft
  • Altitude min
    386 ft
  • Altitude max
    810 ft
  • Altitude start
    810 ft
  • Altitude end
    386 ft
  • Grade
    -20.335%
  • Grade max
    -106.188%
  • Grade min
    2.637%
  • Distance climb
    39 ft
  • Distance down
    2,044 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:14:17
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Status:
on May 18, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.45 (11 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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  • > 96%
  • > 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 intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Stairsteps Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 10 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 324 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 965 rides
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      Photos

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      40 |
      Mar 24, 2019 @ 7:12pm
      Mar 24, 2019
      37 |
      May 31, 2018 @ 11:59am
      May 31, 2018
      146 |
      Mar 5, 2017 @ 7:09pm
      Mar 5, 2017
      442 |
      Jul 17, 2011 @ 9:25pm
      Jul 17, 2011
      | 3 comments

      Routes with this trail

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      Aliso Intermediate Enduro race
      24 miles

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