Wilder Ranch State Park

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44 mi 71 km

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34 mi 54 km

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40

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After the Ride: Local Favorites

Cafe Brasil This restaurant reminds me of the LEGO Movie, because everything is awesome.
Laili Restaurant Didn't like the chicken kabob .. Eggplant and parmesan on flatbread is recommended .. Great service .. Little pricey .. Crowded ..
The Walnut Avenue Cafe great service at the bar for breakfast
106 Walnut Ave, Santa Cruz CA — (831) 457-2307
Pizza My Heart Pizza and a shirt combo doesnt make you a local...
The Buttery Eggs Benedict. All you need to know.
702 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz CA — (831) 458-3020
Chopstix ambiance, price, service, food: top notch. Chopstix is the standard bearer for Chinese done right on the central coast. All dishes are available with vegan protein as a substitute for animal meat!
6249 Highway 9, Felton CA — (831) 335-9770
White Raven Great coffee and Larry's Famous Chai is the stuff of legends. Don't come here if you're in a hurry as the place moves at Felton speed.
6253 Highway 9, Felton CA — (831) 335-3611
Harbor Cafe Bottomless mimosas Friday
535 7th Ave, Santa Cruz CA — (831) 475-4948
Taqueria Vallarta Get the torta!
6272 Highway 9, Felton CA — (831) 335-4264
Rocky's Cafe Try the eggs Benedict on Sundays
6560 Highway 9, Felton CA — (831) 335-4637
Garden Liquor & Deli Best sandwhich in town
1815 Soquel Dr, Santa Cruz CA — (831) 475-9191
Roux Dat Excellent Po Boy. I had the oysters and they were perfectly breaded and cooked. Great sandwich! Sweet potato fries were good too. I'm backing this place, can't wait to come back.
Pizza My Heart Todos Santos is the shiznit!
2180 41st Ave, Capitola CA — (831) 475-6000
Silver Spur Restaurant Good food, good service. Family and food. Doesn't get much better than that.
2650 Soquel Dr, Santa Cruz CA — (831) 475-2725
Miyako Sushi Great Sushi and friendly staff, would definitely go again!!
Surf City Sandwich Everything here is awesome. Everything. You cannot go wrong.
Casa Nostra Beautiful ambience ! Awesome food ! Highly recommended :)
9217 Highway 9, Ben Lomond CA — (831) 609-6132
Rock Climbing Anchors Class - Natural & Fixed Protection - Level 1: Apr 29 - Castle Rock State Park, Saratoga: Main Parking Lot
We will cover climbing gear, knots, evaluation and use of natural and fixed protection, and equalizing the forces on the anchor. This is a hands on program where you will build climbing anchors. This outing will focus on construction and assessment of anchors. Details
Map & Compass Navigation - Level 2: Next Steps: Apr 29 - Monte Bello Open Space, Palo Alto: Main Parking Lot
Looking to get further off the beaten path? We'll build on the skills you learned in Introduction to Map and Compass so you can take on more challenging navigation problems. You'll learn methods for navigating around obstacles, plan more effective routes and give you strategies in case you get lost. Previous navigation experience is required. Details
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1.9 mi 3.1 km
#1 Enchanted Loop
Santa Cruz, CA
1.9 mi 3.1 km Santa Cruz, CA
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
45 days ago
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4.7 mi 7.6 km
#2 Ohlone Bluff Trail
Santa Cruz, CA
4.7 mi 7.6 km Santa Cruz, CA
Unknown
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3.7 mi 5.9 km
#3 Eucalyptus Loop
Pasatiempo, CA
3.7 mi 5.9 km Pasatiempo, CA
Minor Issues
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Some Mud: Watch out for deep ruts in some of the fire roads.
38 days ago
1.1 mi 1.8 km
#4 Twin Oaks
Santa Cruz, CA
1.1 mi 1.8 km Santa Cruz, CA
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
45 days ago
1.5 mi 2.4 km
#5 Old Cabin
Santa Cruz, CA
1.5 mi 2.4 km Santa Cruz, CA
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
45 days ago
2.3 mi 3.7 km
#6 Long Meadow
Felton, CA
2.3 mi 3.7 km Felton, CA
Bad / Closed
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58 days ago
3.7 mi 5.9 km
#7 Engleman's Loop
Santa Cruz, CA
3.7 mi 5.9 km Santa Cruz, CA
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
45 days ago
1.6 mi 2.5 km
#8 Cowboy Loop
Santa Cruz, CA
1.6 mi 2.5 km Santa Cruz, CA
Bad / Closed
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Some Mud, Fallen Trees - Open but overgrown and full of holes. Not fun
20 days ago
6.4 mi 10.3 km
#9 Wilder Ridge Loop
Santa Cruz, CA
6.4 mi 10.3 km Santa Cruz, CA
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
45 days ago
Santa Cruz, CA
2.2 mi 3.6 km Santa Cruz, CA
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
45 days ago
1.4 mi 2.2 km
#11 Chinquapin Trail
Felton, CA
1.4 mi 2.2 km Felton, CA
Unknown
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3.2 mi 5.2 km
#12 Baldwin Loop
Santa Cruz, CA
3.2 mi 5.2 km Santa Cruz, CA
Minor Issues
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Some Mud
45 days ago

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