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La Cuesta

Intermediate
 5.0 (3)

The climb (or descent) from Principal to La Cresta.


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Map Key

0.7

Miles

1.0

KM

Singletrack

300' 92 m

High

107' 33 m

Low

241' 73 m

Up

52' 16 m

Down

9%

Avg Grade (5°)

16%

Max Grade (9°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Unknown

Features -none-

Family Friendly Can be part of a good family loop. Some exposure in a place or two to be careful of.

Description

A great climb or descent. If you're taking this one as a climb, you'll begin at the end of the Principal Trail. From there, it's a steep climb to get to La Cresta. The trail features are not hard, but it's hard to go fast on the way up!

Heading down, you'll pick up speed easily!

Shared By:

Charles Brewer

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  5.0 from 3 votes

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Open section of Las Catalinas trail with Pacific and Pitahaya islands in background.
Apr 15, 2016 near Sardinal, CR

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Nov 29, 2019
Zach Leigh
Fun flowy downhill with some small creek crossings. Keep an eye out for howler monkeys and iguanas. Start riding as early as possible and bring lo…
Mar 11, 2019
Andrew Davis