1.5 miles
Distance
306 ft
Climb
-959 ft
Descent
00:09:46
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of The Luge Trail

The Luge Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Jan-Dec
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #5824
  • Land Manager
    Trabuco Ranger District

Long, rocky, technical downhill for trail/DH riders and advanced XC riders. Top section is very loose, rocky and chunky giving way to flow lines mixed with patches of rocky sections further down.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Luge mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -653 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,432 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,101 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,097 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,445 ft
  • Grade
    -8.5%
  • Grade max
    -1403.08%
  • Grade min
    40.928%
  • Distance climb
    1,719 ft
  • Distance down
    4,188 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,771 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:46
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:33
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Status:
on May 23, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4.35 (11 votes)

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The Luge Trail Reports

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May 23, 2017 @ 1:19pm
2 days
The Luge trail has been cleared of brush - much improved. Thanks to the trail maintenance crew, great work
May 14, 2017 @ 2:28pm
May 14, 2017
Poor visibility and the trail is a bit rougher than usual.
Apr 29, 2017 @ 10:13am
Apr 29, 2017
Overgrown vegetation
Apr 6, 2017 @ 9:12am
Apr 6, 2017
Jan 25, 2017 @ 1:02pm
Jan 25, 2017
There's a rock slide and a boulder blocking the trail midway down. Also, the trail is semi slippery(Captain Obvious). Just take it easy and you'll...
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Jan 25, 2017 @ 1:03pm
Jan 25, 2017
The Luge, My City
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Jan 25, 2017 @ 1:02pm
Jan 25, 2017
The Luge, My City
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Mar 6, 2016 @ 9:03pm
Mar 6, 2016
The Luge, Mission Viejo
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Mar 6, 2016 @ 9:03pm
Mar 6, 2016
The Luge, Mission Viejo

Routes with this trail

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Whiting/Luge Loop
14.0 miles

2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag socalstokie (Mar 2, 2016 at 9:24)
 The climb up to it sucks but there are a few fun little extra credit singletracks on the way up
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  • + 1
flag nielsvk (May 15, 2016 at 16:08)
 Fun trail. Not really a black diamond, more blue/intermediate.
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