Mt. Pinos Ranger District, Balinger, Los Padres National Forest
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About 68 miles of marked and rated trails of all difficulty levels can be found at this popular OHV area. The terrain ranges from easy and wide hardpacked sections and sandy washes to steep ridgeline trails with scenic views. An Adventure Pass is required to ride or camp in this location. Trail Map...Directions...Nearby Trails...
From: Bakersfield, CA
1) Take SR-119 west about 35 miles (SR-119 turns into SR-33)
2) Turn right (west) on SR-166 (SR-33), continue 13 miles
3) Turn south on SR-33, continue 3.7 miles
4) Turn left (east) on Ballinger Canyon Road, continue about 3 miles to staging area.