Category Archives: wilder

Additional backcountry panel installed at Wilder

Another backcountry panel was recently installed at the intersection of Woodcutters and Chinquapin trails at Wilder Ranch State Park. MBoSC donated $2,250 on behalf of the mountain biking community to pay for this sign which includes a map of the … Continue reading

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Horse Ride Alert: SCCHA Fireworks Endurance Ride this Saturday, June 13

Just a reminder that the Santa Cruz County Horsemen’s Association (SCCHA) Fireworks Endurance Ride is this coming Saturday, June 13 and much of the event will be on trails in Wilder. Below is a course map for reference and the … Continue reading

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New Picnic Table at Overlook at Wilder Ranch

The overlook at Wilder Ranch State Park is an amazing destination for all trail users. After your climb to the overlook you will be rewarded with a spectacular view of the entire Monterey Bay. On a clear day you can … Continue reading

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Emma McCrary Loved the Dirt You Ride

If you like riding the Rincon Trail, thank the McCrarys. Those who cut their single track teeth on Wilder Ranch trails should also thank the McCrarys. Emma McCrary and her husband Bud built many of the original Wilder single track … Continue reading

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Santa Cruz XTerra in Wilder Ranch

Can you imagine doing a 3+ hour club ride, after doing a 20+ min swim in our blistering cold ocean, and then following up with a 10K run, with sun, wind, and rain. I can’t and yet I witnessed a … Continue reading

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