1,042 ft
Distance
30 ft
Climb
-140 ft
Descent
00:02:17
Avg time

Tarantula Details

  • Riding Area
    Vail Lake
    Temecula, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Season
    Jan-Dec
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #31172 in Mountain Biking

A short trail that connects Great Oak and Tunnel Of Love. It is very steep and sandy. It also has multiple lines and big rut turns.

Access Info

Turn right onto a singletrack just befor the road splits into a single track and a parallel fire road

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Tarantula bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -110 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,767 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,894 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,878 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,767 ft
  • Grade
    -10.575%
  • Grade max
    -36.258%
  • Grade min
    21.538%
  • Distance climb
    291 ft
  • Distance down
    730 ft
  • Distance flat
    21 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:17
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Status:
on Sep 16, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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
Directions to tarantula-61618 trailhead (33.482610, -117.007152)
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