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Lower Romero

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 4.4 (16)

A rocky and technical trail through gnarled oaks.


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Map Key

1.3

Miles

2.1

KM

Singletrack

2,275' 693 m

High

1,220' 372 m

Low

0' 0 m

Up

1,055' 321 m

Down

15%

Avg Grade (9°)

32%

Max Grade (18°)

Dogs Off-leash

E-Bikes Not Allowed

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Description

Lower Romero is rocky and technically challenging singletrack that follows and crosses Romero Creek. It can be ridden as a short loop climbing the Romero Fore Road or as a longer ride with the Upper Romero singletrack.

The beginning of Lower Romero is fast and flowing with a few rocks and quickly gets into several technical rock gardens. Pick your line and pick it quick. A continuous grove of gnarled oak trees lives throughout this section, almost to the end where your adrenaline will be surging and your legs and arms will be on fire.

Contacts

Shared By:

Leslie Kehmeier with improvements by Greg Healy and 2 others

Trail Ratings

  4.4 from 16 votes

#1295

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  4.4 from 16 votes
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Trail Rankings

#95

in California

#1,295

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Photos

Lower Romero Canyon downhill.
Jul 19, 2019 near Summerland, CA
Lower Romero Canyon DH
Sep 18, 2020 near Summerland, CA

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Dec 23, 2020
Mia d
Jun 20, 2019
Matt Raby
Mostly flowly blue with a couple short chunky sections that could be considered black. Super fun downhill.
Jul 28, 2018
James M
Jun 14, 2016
Andy DeFazio
Oct 12, 2013
Chris Greiner