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Written Directionsstarts at Clinton Keith Rd which is off Interstate 5 just north of the 5 and 15 junction Follow Clinton Keith up as it becomes Tenaja Rd which becomes Volcan Rd, turn left as it becomes Avocado Mesa Rd, turn right as it becomes Los Gatos Rd, descend very steep grade to Carancho Rd, turn left and go on to a right at De Luz Rd which leads into Fallbrook, Ca. Turn right at Mission Rd and continue thru the outskirts of town to a right at Olive Hill Rd which becomes Burma Rd after a right bend. Turn Left on Sleeping Indian and follow it to the T at River Rd where you turn right. Turn left on Vandegrift/River and then left again at College. Take College up through the low hills to Carlsbad Village Dr which goes down to Carlsbad and Pacific Coast Highway ending in the town of Carlsbad, CA
SceneryThis route covers a rise from the freeway up and through the Cleveland Forest then down a very steep hill to winding roads through orchards and ranches on through the city of Fallbrook to more hilly winding roads to Carlsbad on the coast. This road is suitable for all bikes but is best enjoyed at a leisurely 40-50 mph
Drive EnjoymentNo dirt or gravel though sometimes rough pavement in a few spots, very windy in spots and lots of hills
Tourism OpportunitiesMost of this route is pure country and no amenities until you reach Fallbrook
Motorcycle Road Additional infoAnywhere from 3 to 6 of our group does this ride monthly and it never gets old due to the variety of scenery and topography!!
Photo Gallery of Murrieta to Carlsbad - Mountains to Beach (4 Photos)
Interactive Views Along This Route