4,669 ft
Distance
41 ft
Climb
-183 ft
Descent
00:08:33
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of 69 - South Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Trail 69 - South Details

  • Riding Area
    Fort Ord National Monument
    Monterey, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    All year
  • Global Ranking
    #38439 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    25 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

A sand start and a very sandy finish. Usually this is ridden to connect from Watkins Gate Road to Trail 66 and then onto West Machine Gun Flats Road.

Access Info

Access via Watkins Gate Rd heading North OR South just off Trail 59 or Trail 67.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Trail 69 - South bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -141 ft
  • Altitude min
    328 ft
  • Altitude max
    489 ft
  • Altitude start
    469 ft
  • Altitude end
    328 ft
  • Grade max
    -14.795%
  • Grade min
    8.239%
  • Distance climb
    1,297 ft
  • Distance down
    2,791 ft
  • Distance flat
    580 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:33
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:56
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Status:
on Apr 8, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3 (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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  • Uphill Only
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  • White
  • Green
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  • 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 trail-69-south-28793 trailhead (36.629160, -121.767910)
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      Trail 69 - South Trail Reports

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      Apr 8, 2018 @ 2:21pm
      Apr 8, 2018
      Overgrown with an abundance of deep ruts and deep sand.
      Sep 28, 2017 @ 8:48pm
      Sep 28, 2017
      Open as of September 18, 2017. Manzanita is fairly overgrown and it makes it hard to see the deep ruts. Also, there is a pretty good sand pit...
      Jun 8, 2017 @ 8:32am
      Jun 8, 2017
      Currently Closed due to Clean up by US Army. See this link for more information. http://fortordcleanup.com/programs/blm-area-b
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      6 Months
      • 12 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
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      • 55 rides
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