3 miles
Distance
433 ft
Climb
-74 ft
Descent
00:24:32
Avg time

Wood Canyon Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park
    Aliso Viejo, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Jan-Dec
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 65 in Hiking

Easy fire-road. This is the "backbone trail" to the wilderness park

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Wood Canyon Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    359 ft
  • Altitude min
    94 ft
  • Altitude max
    468 ft
  • Altitude start
    95 ft
  • Altitude end
    454 ft
  • Grade
    2.167%
  • Grade max
    -8.508%
  • Grade min
    46.186%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2,860 ft
  • Distance flat
    3,784 ft
  • Avg time
    00:24:32
  • Avg reverse time
    00:22:34
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Status:
on Oct 23, 2020
Very Dry
Avg: 2.55 (14 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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  • > 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 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Wood Canyon Trail Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 23, 2020 @ 6:28pm
      Oct 23, 2020
      Some sand to sand pits to creek crossing to sand pit, weird
      Oct 15, 2020 @ 6:28am
      Oct 15, 2020
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 8:17pm
      Oct 10, 2020
      It’s a different sand pit every 200 ft, with the water there and the sand, call it a beach
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 6:04pm
      Sep 26, 2020
      The whole trail is a sandpit about 3 or 4 inches deep
      Sep 8, 2020 @ 6:32am
      Sep 8, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 22 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 866 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,674 rides
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      Photos

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      23 |
      Apr 22, 2019 @ 8:42pm
      Apr 22, 2019
      27 |
      Apr 22, 2019 @ 8:42pm
      Apr 22, 2019
      30 |
      Apr 22, 2019 @ 8:42pm
      Apr 22, 2019
      685 |
      Jan 27, 2012 @ 11:40am
      Jan 27, 2012
      | 3 comments

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Samgreene (Oct 1, 2017 at 20:30)
       Nice ride though the canyon bottom.
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