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Backbone Trail: Kanan to Zuma Ridge

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2.5 Miles 4.1 Kilometers


86%

Runnable

354' 108 m

Ascent

-532' -162 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

22%

Max Grade (12°)

1,718' 524 m

High

1,419' 433 m

Low

Shared By Nick Knipe

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A popular segment of the Backbone with rolling hills and pretty scenery.

Nick Knipe

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Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

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Hikers and mountain bikers frequent this trail; with numerous blind corners, headphones are a no-no.

Description

The standard manner to access this trail is to park at the Kanan parking lot. Take the trail heading west. After close to 3 miles, you'll end up at Zuma Ridge Mountainway fire road.

To continue onto the next segment of the backbone, head left a few hundred feet and spot the singletrack going up on your right. Otherwise, embark on a hellish journey on the Zuma Ridge fire road, or turn around.

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