Best California Mountain Bike Trails

California has 142 rides.

  September 1, 2021

Located in the US, the mountain biking in California offers over one hundred mountain bike trail routes from which to choose. The best California mountain biking based on popularity are considered to be Malibu Creek State Park, San Juan Trail, Big Laguna / Indian Creek Trails, Strawberry Peak Loop Trail, and Noble Canyon Loop. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a California mountain biking trail below.

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Aliso and Wood Canyons Park
Anderson Truck Trail
Annadel State Park
Arcata Community Forest
Backbone Trail
Bear Valley Trail
Big Basin Redwoods State Park
Big Bear Mountain Resort
Big Boulder Ride
Big Laguna / Indian Creek Trails
Big Sycamore Canyon Loop
Bills Trail
Bizz Johnson Trail
Boggs Mountain State Forest
Bolinas Ridge
Bullards Bar Loop Trail
Cannell Trail
Carter Meadows
Castle Crags
China Camp State Park
Chino Hills State Park
Clikapudi Trail
Coastal Trail - Dias Ridge Loop
Coastal Trail - Last Chance
Coldstream Canyon Trail
Cottonwood Canyon Trail
Cuyamaca State Park
Daley Ranch
Devils Garden Mountain
Divide Trails
Dixie Mountain Route
Downieville Downhill
Downieville Loop Trail
Emerald Road - Crystal Cove
Empire Mine State Park
Estero Trail
Foothills Divide Trail
Forks Blue-Ridge-Sawyers Bar Loop
Fort Ord
Gabrielino Trail
Gaviota State Park
Gibraltar / Redrock Loop
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Graeagle Trails
Grouse Ridge
Gunsight Peak Loop Trail
Hartley Springs
Heilmann Regional Park
Homer Lake Ride
Hoo-Koo-E-Koo Loop
Humboldt Redwoods State Park
Indian Truck Trail
Inverness Ridge
Inyo Craters Loop Trail
Irish Hills Natural Reserve
Jackson State Forest
King Crest Trail
Knolls Loop Trail
Lake Morena / Corral Canyon
Lake Oroville State Recreation Area
Las Posades / Pacific Union College Trails
Letts Lake Loop Trail
Likely Mountain Challenge
Little Bald Hills Trail
Little Pine Mountain / Happy Hollow
Loma Alta - 680 Trail
Loon Lake Trail
Los Penasquitos Canyon Preserve
Lost Man Creek Trail
Lower Lola Montez Trail
Malibu Creek State Park
Mammoth Bike Park
Mammoth Bike Path
Mammoth Lakes
Marshall Beach
Martis Peak Lookout
Merced River Trail
Middle Ridge Trail
Mills Peak
Miner Ridge Loop Trail
Mission Trails Regional Park
Mississippi Lake Loop Trail
Mitchell Canyon
Moraines - Meadows Loop Trail
Morro Bay State Park
Mount Lola Trail
Mount Shasta Loop
Mount St. Helena Trail
Mountain View / Hardcore
Mr Toads Wild Ride
Mt Baldy Loop
Mt Hough
Mt Tam
Noble Canyon Loop
North Rim Trail
North Yuba Trail
Northstar Mountain Bike Park
Oat Hill Mine Trail
Old Emigrant Trail
Oriflamme Canyon
Ortega Trail
Pacheco State Park
Paige Meadows
Panorama Mountain
Paradise Royale Mountain Bike Trail
Pine Mountain Loop Trail
Pioneer Trail
Pole Creek Area
Purisima Creek Trail
Rock Creek Trail
Romero Canyon Trail
Salmon Falls Trail
Samuel Taylor State Park
San Clemente - Rose Canyons
San Juan Trail
Santiago Peak - Maple Springs
Sierra Madre Ridge Road
Skyline Park
South End Loop Trail
South Yuba Loop
South Yuba Trail
Squaw Valley Bike Park
Strawberry Peak Loop Trail
Summit / Bucks Creek Loop Trail
Tahoe Multi-Stage
Tahoe Rim Trail
Tecolote Canyon
Three Rivers
Titus Canyon Jeep Road
Topanga State Park
Trabuco Canyon / West Horse Thief Trails
Tunnel Trail
Verdi Peak Trail
West Sycamore - Goodan Ranch
Wilder Ranch State Park
Woodland Jurassic Ride