2,626 ft
Distance
28 ft
Climb
-277 ft
Descent
00:03:15
Avg time

The Ridge Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Vail Lake
    Temecula, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Jan-Dec
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Other
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #25268 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    25 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Vail Lake RV Resort

Fast and flowy single track that drops into the Vail Lake Jumpline. The bottom section can get very sandy and loose.

Access Info

stay left at the top of Tarantula and then stick right at the next fork

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Ridge mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -249 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,656 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,906 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,906 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,656 ft
  • Grade
    -9.495%
  • Grade max
    -34.265%
  • Grade min
    11.613%
  • Distance climb
    565 ft
  • Distance down
    2,002 ft
  • Distance flat
    59 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:06
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Status:
on Jul 7, 2020
Very Dry
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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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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  • popular
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Max Vehicle Width
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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
  • Ideal
  • 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
      Directions to the-ridge-126632 trailhead (33.482190, -117.006660)
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      The Ridge Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 7, 2020 @ 6:34am
      Jul 7, 2020
      End of the trail is very loose, with deep ruts
      May 1, 2018 @ 10:03am
      May 1, 2018
      very loose at the last part of the trail
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 25 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 19 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      117 |
      Jan 22, 2016 @ 9:35am
      Jan 22, 2016
      113 |
      Aug 18, 2013 @ 6:34pm
      Aug 18, 2013

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