Expect some decent climbing on this route. The first five miles are on a fairly flat dirt road, Trabuco Creek. The singletrack ascent up Holy Jim is breathtaking and challenging with hairpins and slightly technical sections. Upon making a right on the Main Divide fire road expect an undulating 7 mile fire road journey to Trabuco (majority of it being uphill). Trabuco's singletrack is one of the best around - Enjoy!
11/11/16 I haven't been here in 2 1/2 years. I forgot how awesome Holy Jim is. Today I was in one of my worst days regarding energy. Riding once a week is not enough for me for keeping a decent riding shape.