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Blue Ridge Loop

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3.4 mile 5.4 kilometer point to point
71% Runnable
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Elevation

Ascent: 1,289' 393 m
Descent: -823' -251 m
High: 1,539' 469 m
Low: 356' 109 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 12% (7°)
Max Grade: 47% (25°)

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Trail shared by Justin Johnsen

This scenic trail follows the top of the ridge.

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The ridge route here offers superb views in all directions, but is earned by a steep climb from the trailhead. Though this trail isn't technically a loop, meeting with the much more mellow Homestead Trail will bring you back to your vehicle.

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View of Markley Canyon from Blue Ridge Trail
Apr 8, 2019 near Winters, CA
Lake Berryessa near sunset, seen from where the Blue Ridge Trail first reaches its namesake ridge.
Oct 10, 2016 near Winters, CA
Under Armour posture for the beautiful Lake Berryessa
Apr 21, 2019 near Winters, CA
Homestead-Blue Ridge.
Oct 14, 2016 near Winters, CA
Homestead-Blue Ridge view.
Oct 14, 2016 near Winters, CA
A steep section.
Oct 14, 2016 near Winters, CA

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