Cougar Buttes to Slash X Ranch Cafe

Total Miles
29.8

Elevation

1,342.97 ft

Duration

2 Hours

Technical Rating

6

Moderate

Best Time

Spring, Fall, Winter

Trail Overview

This is a challenging ride from the Cougar Buttes area in Lucerne Valley out to Slash X Ranch Cafe. The route will take you past the Hercules Finger rock formation. Expect open desert riding mixed with rocky hill climbs and a fun single track. Plan for it to take most of the day if making it a round trip, especially if stopping to eat at Slash X.

Photos of Cougar Buttes to Slash X Ranch Cafe

Cougar Buttes to Slash X Ranch Cafe
Cougar Buttes to Slash X Ranch Cafe
Cougar Buttes to Slash X Ranch Cafe

Difficulty

Parts of this trail are suited for motorcycle, ATV, or SXS. It's not recommended for full-width or high-clearance 4X4.

Technical Rating

6

Status Reports

Kayla & Jarred
Mar 09, 2024
SxS
Open
Normal

Access Description

Access this anywhere in the Cougar Buttes camping/staging area.

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