Home About Contact Advertise
DesertMud - Hiking, Mountain Biking, Pine Trees, Southern California
Hiking Mountain Biking Pine Trees Nov 21, 2017
Related Rides
Cleghorn Mountain from Hesperia long fireroad ascent from Silverwood
Silverwood singletrack run outta water type day
Pilot Rock from Hesperia via Miller Canyon
Hesperia, Pilot Rock, 2N17X technical jeep trail descent
Hesperia to Cleghorn Mountain
Pilot Rock from Hesperia, Hwy 138 2 big storms and still no mud
Pilot Rock Loop From Hesperia A lot of rain but not many puddles
Hesperia to Silverwood Lake to the dam via Las Flores Road
Pilot Rock from Hesperia, CA via Highway 173, Pilot Rock Rd (2N33)
Silverwood Lake from Hesperia via Summit Valley Road, Hwy 173
Sugarpine Mountain via 2N49, Cleghorn Road
Silverwood Lake Bike Path Paved trail around Silverwood Lake
MORE RIDES...

DeparmentofGoods - Outdoor Gear Without the Gouge




You are here: Home : Mountain Biking Last Updated on 10/26/2005    
RATINGS
Diff: Rating 6/10
Scenic: Rating 6/10
Tech: Rating 6/10
Hesperia, Pilot Rock, 2N17X
         technical jeep trail descent
Location: San Bernardino Mountains, San Bernardino National Forest, Southern California
Region: Silverwood Lake Region
Total Distance: 34.6 Mi
Elevation Gain: 4,050 Ft
Season: Sept-April
Type: Loop
Start Elev: 2,120 Ft
Peak Elev: 5,100 Ft
Total Time: 3.33 hr


Ride added by
TractorUp
on 10/23/2005
Driving Directions
Ride to Hesperia somewhere near Danbury x Ranchero.
Route
Start in Hesperia. Ride to Las Flores Rd, south of Danbury Ave x Ranchero Rd. Take Las Flores to Hwy 173, make a left about 1.5 miles to the dam entrance. Go up the dam to 2N33, Pilot Rock Road, make a left. In about 1/2 mile notice the jeep trail following the ridge to the SE, this is the way down. Continue on the good dirt road, 2N33. Eventually it turns east along the top of a E-W ridge. Continue along the same road staying on the better road when other trails take off to the left and right. Eventually, at just under 5100' elevation, there is a marked jeep trail to the left, 2N17X that drops off steeply and heads back toward the dam. Turn onto this trail. There are some technical descents on this trail as well as short, steep climbs.
Details
Did a 48 mile ride the day before out to Cleghorn Mtn and then some other stuff. Started off a little tired. Rode with Romolo both days.

Moist ground in a lot of places along 2N33.
Notes about this ride report
Computer Readings:
Distance: 34.62 miles
Average Speed: 10.53 mph
Max Speed: 38.6 mph
Ride Time: 3:21:00
Distance on new comp: 1265.71 miles
Odometer: 9677 miles
Time on new comp: 108:47 hours

Still some hunters out and about. I walked some of 2 or 3 of the steep climbs on 2N17X, very challenging to ride, my legs didn't have it today.
Home   Hiking   Mt. Biking   Pine Trees

Advertise   Contact   About   Cycling Logs

Gardener's Supply Company

Copyright © DesertMud, 1997-2014
Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy
Site by: PHPmill