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Backbone: Corral - Kanan  (California)      32k views  
          Route creator Terry Best  

Route Overview

Overall:  6.4
Technical:  5.9
Bigger out and backout and back
Distance: 12.4 miles
Ascent: 2,450 feet
Time: 2:34 minutes
Ladder Points +53
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A brief but challenging section of the Backbone Trail paralleling the Malibu coastline that connects Corral and Latigo canyons. Prepare for some very busy riding as the trail is always descending or climbing. Extremely tight hairpins, technical rocky singletrack and smooth highspeed sessions through forests will have both the novice and expert grinning alike. Trailhead Location: End of Corral Canyon Road in Malibu, 90265 (3.25 miles inland from the Pacific Coast Highway)

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  Route Comments
Time is not accurate. Lots of hike-a-bike. First time in 7-8 years and its not as fun as I remember. Cooler than Cheeseboro and lots of shade though.
Worst day to do this trail was monday 95°+ heat!! although its great single track fun" the return trip from kanan back to corral was a tuff one hot hot hot.
Very hot ride with Ethan
Rode east from Kanan
SantaCruz HellRider06/28/10
Ride in the morning fog with Phil. Saw several crews widening and softening the trail. Blah!
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Route Times43 riders, average time 2:34:52
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 Route Creator 
4:09:134:09:133.0 mph1 
 G.T. Jake 
3:40:0035:003.4 mph1 
3:38:393:38:393.4 mph1 
3:30:003:30:003.5 mph2 
3:08:003:08:003.9 mph2 
3:00:133:00:134.1 mph1 
3:00:004:00:004.1 mph3 
3:00:003:00:004.1 mph1 
3:00:003:30:004.1 mph3 
3:00:003:30:004.1 mph1 
2:52:002:59:004.3 mph1 
 SantaCruz HellRider 
2:45:003:10:004.5 mph2 
 Keith B 
2:39:002:55:004.7 mph1 
2:36:033:21:054.8 mph1 
 Tommy 11 
2:22:362:22:365.2 mph1 
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