Reservoir Canyon Trail
ElevationAscent: 163' 50 m
Descent: -1,282' -391 m
High: 1,682' 513 m
Low: 399' 122 m
GradeAvg Grade: 9% (5°)
Max Grade: 25% (14°)
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“A flowing, scenic singletrack running between Reservoir Canyon Trailhead and the top of High School Hill.”— Chris Fa
The next mile is moderately steep (700ft/mile), rocky, and technical with dense shrubbery on either side. The trail becomes less steep and more buffed out after you pass a few metal structures and a swing hanging on a lone oak tree. The next mile and a half proceeds into a valley and follows a river until the trail terminates at the Reservoir Canyon Trailhead. The trail through the valley is the best section in this trail system but watch for low hanging tree branches.
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Land Manager: City of San Luis Obispo