Tour De Los Padres is a rugged and challenging bikepacking route that is about 320 miles that traverses through some of the most scenic areas of the Southern Los Padres National forest. Elevations along the route range from sea level to around 8,000 feet. Total elevation gained/ lost is about 42,000 feet of climbing and 42,000 feet of descent. This expedition is a true test of physical endurance, but most importantly mental toughness. You will ride forested rugged singletrack, high desert scrub, scenic canyons, high meadows, and travel through some of the most remote backcountry California has to offer.