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Sycamore Canyon Fire Road

 15 votes

8.4 Miles 13.5 Kilometers


Doubletrack

843' 257 m

Ascent

-94' -29 m

Descent

868' 264 m

High

24' 7 m

Low

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

17%

Max Grade (10°)

All Clear

59 days agoUpdate

A fire road climb that provides access to Point Mugu and Newbury Park.

Leslie Kehmeier

Overview

Dogs: Leashed

Description

This is an easy fire road climb on gentle grades that meanders through lush riparian woodlands. The route connects to trails in Point Mugu State Park as well as other trails in the Santa Monica Mountains.

In winter, there is a potential for stream crossings, but these are mostly dry in the late spring and summer months.

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Jul 18, 2017
Mike Lyster
fun climb with nice views, only wish there was a way to take advantage of the elevation by descending on singletrack.
Jun 13, 2017
Raul Arteaga
May 7, 2017
Mario Oliva
Apr 24, 2017
Alvin Rudolph IV
7.2mi
Apr 8, 2017
Anthony Pieroni
This was a great introductory ride with my 11y daughter. Easy downhill ride, fun for the little ones. 10mi
Mar 28, 2017
Rincon Creek
Wildflowers in bloom everywhere with splashes of poppies on the hillsides. The road was clear and easy from Satwiwa to Sycamore Canyon Campground. 15.8mi — 1h 22m
Mar 27, 2017
Buddy Roemer
Lots of climbing, nice ocean view at the top. 11mi — 1h 30m
Mar 19, 2017
Melisa Custer
14.4mi

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  3.3 from 15 votes

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#315

in California

#4,830

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All Clear 59 days ago

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It's really too bad we're forced to ride this instead of the amazing trail just off the side that is no bikes. Upper Sycamore trail would really complete this entire area and allow us to avoid the pavement. May 28, 2017

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