Soquel Demonstration State Forest (SDSF)

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Demo boasts epic climbs and descents.

Soquel Demonstration State Forest (SDSF, colloquially known as Demo), a 2,681 acre working forest established in 1990 and managed by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE). SDSF is a favorite destination for Bay Area and Santa Cruz County mountain bikers and contains trails for intermediate and advanced mountain bikers, with long climbs and challenging, technical descents.

Existing trails include Braille, Sawpit, Corral and Ridge. MBoSC is currently working with CAL FIRE on construction of a new 4-mile flow trail, with two out of six segments already completed and open to the public.

Learn more about SDSF.


SDSF Flow Trail Reminder: Join us for a special volunteer work day sponsored by Specialized Bicycles on Tuesday April 14!

April 12th, 2015

Don’t forget, Specialized Bicycles is hosting a very special Volunteer Trail Work Day on the flow trail at Soquel Demonstration State Forest this coming Tuesday April 14! Ten of the best Specialized pro riders – including Anneke Beerten, Lea Davison, … Continue reading

SDSF Flow Trail Update: Join us for a special volunteer work day sponsored by Specialized Bicycles on Tuesday April 14!

April 6th, 2015

You won’t want to miss April 14’s special Volunteer Trail Work Day on the flow trail at Soquel Demonstration State Forest, sponsored by Specialized Bicycles! Ten of the best Specialized pro riders – in town for the Santa Cruz Cruz … Continue reading

SDSF Flow Trail Update: Mick’s Automotive 3/29 volunteer work day recap; Specialized Bicycles 4/14 work day open for registration

April 1st, 2015

SDSF Flow Trail Update: Mick’s Automotive 3/29 volunteer work day recap; Specialized Bicycles 4/14 work day open for registration Mick’s Automotive SDSF Flow Trail Volunteer Work Day Recap 53 volunteers showed up at Soquel Demonstration State Forest (SDSF) this past … Continue reading

Press Release: No Santa Cruz Super Enduro for 2015

March 27th, 2015

March 27, 2015 • Santa Cruz CA — Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz (MBoSC) today announced that their Santa Cruz Super Enduro (SCSE) fundraising event at Soquel Demonstration State Forest (SDSF) will not run in 2015. The number of special use permits at SDSF … Continue reading