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Workman Ridge Trail

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Length

1.2 Miles 2.0 Kilometers


Elevation

584' 178 m

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Descent

9%

Avg Grade (5°)

18%

Max Grade (10°)

1,340' 408 m

High

756' 230 m

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A sun-exposed dirt road with steep slopes and great views.

David Gregg

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Features: Views — Wildflowers — Wildlife
Dogs: Leashed

Description

I almost rated this wide dirt road intermediate just from its relentless steep climb, but not quite.

From the end of Worsham Canyon Trail, take the fire road uphill and climb through dusty brown hills to an intersection with Elderberry Trail, and stay right. From there, the trail is affectionately known, unofficially, as the 5-B's. It is a series of really steep grades for about a quarter-mile, then two last pushes to the peak.

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