1 mile
Distance
109 ft
Climb
-135 ft
Descent
00:07:23
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of West Machine Gun Flats Road Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Fort Ord National Monument
    Monterey, California
  • AKA
    Trail 21 before becoming a road
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    All year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

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West Machine Gun Flats Road is a 1 mile moderately popular dirt/gravel road trail located near Monterey California. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating with a 109 ft green climb. On average it takes 7 minutes to complete this trail.

Access Info

Access via Watkins Gate Rd heading East OR Hennekens Ranch Rd heading West.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for West Machine Gun Flats Road mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -26 ft
  • Altitude min
    467 ft
  • Altitude max
    558 ft
  • Altitude start
    502 ft
  • Altitude end
    476 ft
  • Grade max
    -10.565%
  • Grade min
    6.247%
  • Distance climb
    3,334 ft
  • Distance down
    3,604 ft
  • Distance flat
    62 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:23
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:41
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Status:
on Oct 31, 2020
Dry
Avg: 2 (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
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  • One Direction
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to west-machine-gun-flats-road trailhead (36.631480, -121.750670)
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      West Machine Gun... Trail Reports

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      Oct 31, 2020 @ 12:31pm
      Oct 31, 2020
      Apr 21, 2018 @ 8:44pm
      Apr 21, 2018
      Jun 8, 2017 @ 8:30am
      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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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 21 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 74 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      All
      • 554 rides
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