Big Basin Redwoods State Park

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While single track trails within Big Basin State Park are currently closed to bikes, the park offers dirt road riding in some of the most remote areas of Santa Cruz County. Some popular rides include Waddel Creek Trail, the bottom portion of the Skyline to Sea Trail, Gazos Creek Road, and the Chalks Road.

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Help our Friends at the Boulder Creek Brewery

April 5th, 2015

By now you probably heard about the devastating fire that completely destroyed the wonderful Boulder Creek Brewery last Sunday. A fire that takes out a business in a small community is tragic enough but more so when it’s a community … Continue reading

Comments for Big Basin General Plan Due Soon

March 4th, 2010

Big Basin is the oldest state park in the system yet it doesn’t have a general plan. After starts and stops the Big Basin General Plan process is starting up again. We have a great opportunity to expand mountain bike … Continue reading

Old Skool Off Roadies

August 29th, 2007

I was looking for information on the Last Chance properties near Big Basin and I came across this gem of a website from Ray Hosler. There are quite a few pages which document these legendary “Jobst” rides from the early … Continue reading

The Big Picture

June 26th, 2007

I’ve been spending a lot of time in Google Earth these days. For years I have wanted to catalog every mountain bike trail and large land parcels in GE so I can plan for new trails systems and look at … Continue reading