Mountain Biking

Daley Ranch offers some of the best mountain biking experiences in San Diego County. With trails for beginning, intermediate, and advanced riders, exploring Daley Ranch on bike is family-friendly, and a great way to get some exercise and experience the natural beauty of Southern California.

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Rules & helpful tips

  • Daley Ranch is open for mountain biking daily from dawn to dusk.
  • The La Honda Drive entrance to Daley Ranch is the most popular starting point for most bikers, and it offers the least-strenuous trails. Learn more about all three Daley Ranch entrances…
  • Love plants? A helpful plant guide is available for $2 at the La Honda Drive entrance.
  • Always remember to wear appropriate clothing, and bring sunscreen and plenty of water. Helmets are required.
  • Remember: Keep to a safe speed and announce your presence! As a biker, you are supposed to yield to hikers and horseback riders. However, some bikers fly down trails at Daley Ranch without warning at unsafe speeds. Stay safe and respect your fellow Daley Ranch explorers.
  • For official rules and regulations, please see the City of Escondido’s website…