1 miles
Distance
510 ft
Climb
-9 ft
Descent
00:16:02
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Rancho La Costa Preserve
    Carlsbad, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Water Tower Access Road bike trail
  • Altitude change
    501 ft
  • Altitude min
    547 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,048 ft
  • Altitude start
    547 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,048 ft
  • Grade
    8.871%
  • Grade max
    -7.14%
  • Grade min
    22.206%
  • Distance climb
    5,079 ft
  • Distance down
    147 ft
  • Distance flat
    230 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:02
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:05
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Status:
on May 5, 2019
Dry
Avg: 1 (1 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%
Trail Last Ridden
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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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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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 water-tower-access-road trailhead (33.088910, -117.223070)
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      Water Tower... Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      May 5, 2019 @ 10:41am
      May 5, 2019
      With the latest rounds of rain the trails are becoming more chunky with more exposed rocks. In some spots its a more rowdy down hill fun and other...
      Nov 22, 2017 @ 10:20am
      Nov 22, 2017
      Aug 27, 2017 @ 5:43pm
      Aug 27, 2017
      Nov 19, 2015 @ 8:23am
      Nov 19, 2015
      Oct 23, 2015 @ 8:21am
      Oct 23, 2015
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 143 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 468 rides
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      Photos

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      Mar 7, 2018 @ 5:41pm
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      Mar 7, 2018 @ 5:41pm
      Mar 7, 2018
      28 |
      Mar 7, 2018 @ 5:41pm
      Mar 7, 2018
      26 |
      Feb 12, 2018 @ 5:07pm
      Feb 12, 2018

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      Water tower access rd to horned toad
      4:32 | 8 | Jan 27, 2020 , Carlsbad
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