“Hidden singletracks in the back of Ohlone College!”
— Thu Nguyen
If you're looking for a quick MTB loop in the Mission Peak area, look no further. This feature ride has a little bit of everything: fire roads, singletracks, some shaded areas, some wide open areas, some uphill, some downhill, and all on a combination of rocky and soft terrain.
Crank up Mission Peak using Peak Trail
then cut left into Panorama Trail
before the second cattle gate. The first mile is all about climbing up fire road, but then it drops off with some steep downhill riding into Dry Creek Trail junction and continues to climb up until the singletrack section of Panorama Trail
Leaving Panorama Trail
, there is a short connection at the bottom of the trail that connects to YSC Trail
. This is another singletrack that leads all the way back to Peak Trail
where you started.