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Elevation from Oakland to Santa Cruz

Elevation (ft)04008001,2001,6002,000
Grade %-12-9-6-3036912
Max elevation: 1858 ft / 566 m
Min elevation: 7 ft / 2 m
Elevation change: 1852 ft / 564 m
Max grade: 9.4%
Min grade: -9.4%
Steepness score: 6 + 945 + 7533 + 2 = 8486
Distance: 65.13 mi / 104.82 km
Travel Time: 1 hours 14 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
Make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Oakland to Santa Cruz. You can also view a 3-D map of Oakland elevation or Santa Cruz elevation.

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These are some of the possible roads along this route. Use the GPS in your car to verify all driving directions. If you're looking for campgrounds along the way, search for RV parks between Oakland and Santa Cruz.

I-88039 mi / 63 km
23 mi / 37 km
Glen Canyon Rd2 mi / 3 km