4,440 ft
Distance
33 ft
Climb
-440 ft
Descent
00:09:53
Avg time

Whiting Road Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park
    Foothill Ranch, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, RD
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Year Round
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #48035 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    County of Orange

A mix of access road, climbing trail or downhill trail for those who aren't comfortable with the single track options of Whiting Ranch. Some riders use this as a climbing alternative to Mustard to get to Four Corners. This trail sees heavy hiking and equestrian traffic so be aware at all times.

Access Info

This trail can be accessed as a downhill run from the Four Corners area or as a climb by heading up the Serrano Cow Trail from the East end of the park.

More Stats for Whiting Road bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -406 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,054 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,464 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,460 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,054 ft
  • Grade max
    -25.47%
  • Grade min
    19.789%
  • Distance climb
    191 ft
  • Distance down
    4,130 ft
  • Distance flat
    119 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:53
  • Avg reverse time
    00:10:39
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Status:
on Nov 3, 2019
Dry
Avg: 1.35 (3 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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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • 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
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      Whiting Road Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Nov 3, 2019 @ 8:33am
      Nov 3, 2019
      Mar 29, 2019 @ 3:57pm
      Mar 29, 2019
      Recently graded
      Jul 10, 2018 @ 5:52pm
      Jul 10, 2018
      very flowy and fast. felt smoother
      Mar 22, 2016 @ 11:00am
      Mar 22, 2016
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 129 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 490 rides
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      Photos

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      41 |
      Aug 30, 2018 @ 2:19pm
      Aug 30, 2018
      65 |
      Jan 8, 2018 @ 6:57pm
      Jan 8, 2018
      54 |
      Mar 24, 2017 @ 2:55pm
      Mar 24, 2017

      Trail Lists

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