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Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve

 3.9 (38)

13.1 Miles 21.0 Kilometers


Doubletrack

291' 89 m

Ascent

-290' -88 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (0°)

5%

Max Grade (3°)

245' 75 m

High

36' 11 m

Low

Shared By James Camy

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East-West trail that provides access to the majority of Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve trails.

James Camy

Dogs Leashed

Features -none-

Open all year around.

Description

Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve East-West trail provides access to the majority of the Preserve's trails.

Start at the Penasquitos Creek Park parking area and head west. The trail will wind around the creek and end at the highway. There are several creek tributaries you can cross along the trail. At the highway you cross the overpass and return on the South side of the creek heading East.

Besides the main trail, there is singletrack along the creek and outside of the main trail.

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Nov 11, 2018
Thomas Lang
Oct 23, 2018
Donald Kordich
15mi
Oct 21, 2018
Trent Ralston
Oct 14, 2018
Wilson M.
Rode the loop till close to sunset. A little muddy on the south portion but lots of fun! 13.1mi
Sep 2, 2018
John Bessette
Aug 18, 2018
Patrick Dean
Jul 28, 2018
Bipul Tarafdar
10mi
Jul 21, 2018
Shane Zhang
15mi — 2h 00m

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  3.9 from 38 votes

#141

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  3.9 from 38 votes
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#12

in California

#141

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Jeremy Sweeten
San Diego, CA
Jeremy Sweeten   San Diego, CA
Easily a 5-star trail for what it is: GREEN. There are so many trails and single track that branch off this main artery. Excellent ride! Please take care of it and keep it OPEN and Bike-friendly. Dec 9, 2017
A beautiful ride through a nature preserve right in the middle of town. Take a break, and check out San Diego's version of a waterfall. Very kid friendly ride. I've taken 5 year-olds out and back to the waterfall. Not sure about the Blue rating. It's basically flat, mostly fire road Aug 8, 2018

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