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Dogwood Trail

 4.3 (3)
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Length

1.2 Miles 2.0 Kilometers


Singletrack

Elevation

139' 42 m

Ascent

-195' -60 m

Descent

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

14%

Max Grade (8°)

5,779' 1,761 m

High

5,603' 1,708 m

Low

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A short, forested trail with a few grades and enjoyable flow.

Jale Jackson

Overview

  • There is no public parking available in the Dogwood Campground unless you are a guest.
  • The Dogwood Trail is the only trail sanctioned for bikers in the campground
Features: -none- [Add/Remove]
Family Friendly: Mostly gentle terrain and the absence of extended climbs make this a good option for most kids.
Dogs: Leashed

Description [Suggest Changes]

Look for the start of the trail near Campsite #69. From there, the Dogwood Trail heads west past the Enchanted Loop Nature Trail (closed to bikers) where it turns north and starts a short, punchy descent that produces a nice turn of speed.

From there, the trail gradually winds and switchbacks down to the trails low point at the halfway mark. The return climb to the end of the trail by campsite #88 is steady, but not overwhelming.

The Dogwood Trail can be ridden in either direction and the trail is a relatively benign, wooded singletrack either way. Keep an eye out for the occasional more difficult spot or optional jump. It's possible to pick up some good speed in sections, and although the trail is lightly used, you may encounter other trail users and their dogs. Use caution, and yield appropriately.

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Check-Ins

Nov 19, 2017
Jale Jackson
Jul 26, 2017
DJ Chapman
3mi
Nov 23, 2016
Jale Jackson
Nov 22, 2016
Jale Jackson
3.8mi

Trail Ratings

  4.3 from 3 votes

#4855

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  4.3 from 3 votes
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#307

in California

#4,855

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