Bike Trails in Temecula Valley

The rolling hills of Temecula Valley Southern California’s Wine Country provide a unique adventure for cyclists seeking a thrilling challenge while on vacation. More leisurely – and flat – biking journeys can be enjoyed by cruising around town and through Temecula’s scenic Old Town lined with local shops and artisan eats when a break is needed. For an all-day biking journey, consider packing a picnic and biking at Santa Rosa Plateau’s Ecological Reserve; from serious mountain biking terrain to easy-breezy trails with a view, there is a trail for every level.  

There are over 90 miles of bicycle trails and more than 20 additional miles throughout Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country. This provides a wonderful experience for novice and experienced cyclists alike.
 


Trail Guides provided by Bike Temecula Valley a Bicycle Coalition.

Bike Temecula Valley

Murrieta Creek Trail


Murrieta Creek Trail 

1.5 mi
+44 ft Elevation
Regional Trail

Nestled between Murrieta Creek and Diaz Road, the Temecula section of the Murrieta Creek Regional Trail features scenic picnic areas, and both paved and dirt surfaces.  Riders can follow the creek north or cross under the freeway to connect all the way from Old Town to Wine Country.


Temecula Creek Trail 

1 mi
+83 ft Elevation
Trail Head

This park located in Vail Ranch is the perfect place to set out for adventure.  A one-mile dirt access road leads to branching gravel and mountain biking trails which endlessly crisscross the creek and hillsides.

Temecula Creek Trail


Great Oak Trail

Great Oak Trail

1.8 mi
+101 ft Elevation
Connector

Running along Wolf Creek in southern Temecula, Great Oak Trail is fully-isolated from traffic.  Enjoy a short ride to Patricia H Birdsall Sports Park on one end, or to Friendship Park on the other.


Wine Country Ride

16.3 mi
+1,196 ft Elevation
Counterclockwise Loop

Get away to Temecula Wine Country.  With an easy portage across the dry creek at Crown Hill, take the road less traveled and leave the traffic behind.  Explore the peaceful rolling hills and take a break at your favorite winery.

Wine Country Trails


Recommended Group Rides

Recommended Group Rides

For All Ages

Casual Family Ride: A 7-mile, creek-side cruise-perfect for riders of all ages
Intermediate Ride: Enjoy an 18-mile ride around Temecula, from Old Town to Wine Country.
Pro Ride: Start the day early with a self-directed, 50-mile ride out to Wine Country and back. 


Temecula Trail Loop 

16.5 mi
+650 ft Elevation
Clockwise Loop

Encircling the entire valley, the Temecula Loop Trail follows creek beds and rolling hills in a circuit spanning historic Old Town to the gateway of Southern California wine country.

Temecula Trail Loop


Temecula Pump Track

Pump Track Circuit At the Ronald Reagan Sports Park

2 Tracks
87m of Smooth Riding
For All Ages

Perfect for bikers and skaters before or after a session in the skate park. Two special wooden wallrides add extra thrill and style. Easy access, free entrance, tons of parking, and open 24/7.  New riders can build their confidence on the mini pump track right next door.



Trail provided by Vailocity Bike Park
 

Vailocity Bike Park at Vail Lake 

25 mi
world-class trails

Vailocity Bike Park is the premier bike park for riders in the Southern-California area with 25-miles of world-class trails, obstacles, flow track, and races for Mountain Biking, Gravel Biking, and BMX.

Vailocity Bike Park at Vail Lake