3,465 ft
Distance
318 ft
Climb
-13 ft
Descent
00:07:42
Avg time

Tight and Crabby Details

  • Riding Area
    Los Penasquitos Canyon
    San Diego, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #12462 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Tight switchback trail with small berms. Good for up or down. Up direction is convenient to then descend the other downhill-primary trail.

Access Info

At the bottom, access from the PQ canyon north side trail, or at the top, from E. Ocean Air Drive.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Tight and Crabby bike trail
  • Altitude change
    305 ft
  • Altitude min
    54 ft
  • Altitude max
    359 ft
  • Altitude start
    54 ft
  • Altitude end
    359 ft
  • Grade
    8.811%
  • Grade max
    -7.31%
  • Grade min
    23.685%
  • Distance climb
    2,758 ft
  • Distance down
    264 ft
  • Distance flat
    443 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:42
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Status:
on Jan 19, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.8 (5 votes)

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

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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • 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
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  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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      Tight and Crabby Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 119 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 225 rides
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      Jan 4, 2019 @ 8:52pm
      Jan 4, 2019
      Tight and Crabby, San Diego

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag Jnunez (Jan 2, 2018 at 18:33)
       Fun trail, good for beginner mountain bikers looking for a taste of what DH is like
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Crock619 (Oct 10, 2018 at 13:46)
       Tried this trail about 3 times yesterday. Tights turns were fun
      [Reply]

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