Wilder Ranch State Park

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Wilder boasts spectacular views of the coast. Photo: Bruce Dorman

Wilder boasts spectacular views of the coast. Photo: Bruce Dorman

Wilder Ranch is home to some of Santa Cruz’s most iconic riding. On the coastal side of Highway one, trails wind along the bluffs overlooking the Pacific. On the inland side of the highway, trails climb up rolling grasslands that overlook the ocean, and dip down into verdant redwood timbered drainages. Wilder offers a up miles of fire roads and singletrack. Some singletrack highlights include, Enchanted Loop, Twin Oaks, and Old Cabin.

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MBoSC Presents: Dig Days – Give Back To Our Trails. Sign Up Now!

October 10th, 2015

  VOLUNTEER  TRAILWORK DAYS Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz(MBoSC) is excited to bring you another great season of trailwork opportunities. We’ve had a long, dry summer, and the trails are showing it. This Fall and Winter we are hosting eleven … Continue reading

MBoSC happenings in the days immediately ahead

January 9th, 2015

Wow, such a busy next few days in MBoSC land that we needed to lay it out in a blog post to keep it all straight! Hope you can make it to one or more of these MBoSC-hosted events. Saturday … Continue reading

Additional backcountry panel installed at Wilder

July 16th, 2014

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

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

July 10th, 2013

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