1,584 ft
Distance
191 ft
Climb
00:03:32
Avg time

Water Tower Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Ladera Ranch
    , California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Other
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Jan-Dec
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

A good climb for hill repeats and it also gives access to Rut Buddy

Access Info

follow the road that goes behind the shopping center and it is marked by a fence to deny access to cars

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Water Tower mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    191 ft
  • Altitude min
    627 ft
  • Altitude max
    819 ft
  • Altitude start
    627 ft
  • Altitude end
    818 ft
  • Grade
    12.041%
  • Grade max
    3.777%
  • Grade min
    17.827%
  • Distance climb
    1,572 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:32
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:13
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Status:
on Aug 29, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 2.5 (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
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      Water Tower Trail Reports

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      Aug 29, 2020 @ 2:34pm
      Aug 29, 2020
      Good riding condition
      Nov 15, 2018 @ 6:57am
      Nov 15, 2018
      Jul 8, 2016 @ 4:21pm
      Jul 8, 2016
      Jun 2, 2016 @ 11:56am
      Jun 2, 2016
      May 10, 2016 @ 9:44am
      May 10, 2016
      Glass shattered at the start of the climb
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 4 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 49 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Aug 25, 2016 @ 10:34am
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      Aug 25, 2016 @ 10:34am
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      Aug 25, 2016 @ 10:34am
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      36 |
      Aug 25, 2016 @ 10:34am
      Aug 25, 2016

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Earslan (Nov 3, 2018 at 9:42)
       Uphill battle. Broken glass and poo galore
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      Videos

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      turnbull canyon mtb downhill, from water tower
      1:01 | 277 | Apr 12, 2010 , Ladera Ranch
      Water Tower
      1:40 | 359 | Feb 24, 2011 , Ladera Ranch
      Julian riding La Costa
      1:58 | 261 | Dec 19, 2009 , Ladera Ranch
      Jason clip
      0:11 | 90 | Jan 21, 2010 , Ladera Ranch
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