Mountain Bike! Oregon Guide Book

by Laurie & Chris Leman (Menasha Ridge Press)
Mountain Bike Oregon  by Laurie & Chris Leman

400pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 0897322819

This book is currently out of print, but the eTrails are still available to Trails.com subscribers (see the complete list of trails in this book below). Detailed info for over 90 of the best rides in Oregon, including tours through the Cascades, Alvord Desert, Hells Canyon, Sisters and Central Oregon, and more.

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Trails from the "Mountain Bike! Oregon" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 94.
... Preview: Anthony Lakes Recreation Area is located high in the Blue Mountains of eastern Oregon. About one mile of the trip is on forest roads, the rest is on trails. The route involves a two-mile loop and tw ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Baker City, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7
... Preview: The loop uses 12.5 miles of single-track, 3 miles of pavement, and 2.5 miles of gravel roads. The trail follows the fingered shoreline of Applegate Lake and climbs many short, moderately difficult hil ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Medford, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 18
... Preview: This ride has an isolated feeling, and the ride takes you to a lovely alpine meadow. The loop begins with 7.6 miles of gravel roads. A quick drop leads to an easy to moderately difficult six-mile clim ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Oakridge, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 10
... Preview: The route is made up of 5.5 miles of single-track, and 5 miles of paved forest road. The path rises and falls as it travels beside the rushing water of Brice Creek. Because of the trails technical asp ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Cottage Grove, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 10.5
... Preview: This is a moderately difficult 13.5 mile loop (including 5.5 miles of single-track). The climbing on Brown Mountain Trail is mostly easy, but the riding is made more difficult by protruding obstacles ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Ashland, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 13.5
... Preview: The arduous climb up Burma Road is as steep as it looks, thankfully, it is not long and takes you to a lovely overlook. You may wish to bring a pair of binoculars. This ride is suited to strong cyclis ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Redmond, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 11.1
... Preview: This loop begins with a three-mile ascent on a gravel road. This climb is evenly divided between easy, moderately difficult, and strenuous pedaling. This leg is followed by 2.3 miles of pavement along ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Waldport, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 10.4
... Preview: This ride is well suited to beginning mountain bikers. There is a moderately steep one-quarter-mile climb near the end of the circuit where novices may have to push their bikes. The trail is well main ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Grants Pass, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 1.7
... Preview: A demanding road climb will take you to the summit, then you will enjoy an exciting single-track descent off of the top. Be careful, the descent can be too thrilling. While it is a climb, the views fr ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Sisters, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 14.5
... Preview: The paved bike path here makes a good drizzly day destination. The park provides a controlled setting for teaching children the rules of the road and the importance of riding safely. The bike path ro ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Butteville, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7.6
... Preview: This is a demanding 20.5 mile ride. Pleasant views from the ridge and an exciting descent highlight the gravel road riding on this outing. The circuit ends on a fun note-four miles on single-track Tay ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Grants Pass, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 20.5
... Preview: You get a solid upper-body workout hefting and dragging your bike through the wreckage of this route. Keeping track of where the trail goes is another aspect of the adventure. Weekends might be better ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Ukiah, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 16
... Preview: After completing this ride around Cultus Lake, you will feel like your trip to this corner of the forest has been well rewarded. This loop is reason enough to plan a trip to this neck of the woods. Mo ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Bend, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12
... Preview: One of the features of this park is a gravel "rails-to-trails" bike path; it heads up the east side of the Deschutes. Huge basalt cliffs and dry grassy hillsides line the route. The scenery imparts an ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
The Dalles, OR - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 50
... Preview: In earlier times everyone, from runners and equestrians to bikers appreciated the trail's great scenery, easy terrain, and its high fun factor. Unfortunately, it became too crowded and the Bend Ranger ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Bend, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12.6
... Preview: Diamond Craters is said to have the best and most diverse basaltic volcanic features in the U.S." Enjoy the area for its remoteness. The surrounding sage and rock desert is stark, but beautiful. The ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Burns, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9.4
... Preview: This moderately difficult ride begins with the most demanding terrain. The pedaling gets much easier near Robinhood Campground. Technical challenges include roots, embedded boulders, waterbars, and wh ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Mount Hood, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 10
... Preview: A stay at the lookout tower at Fivemile Butte has you positioned to explore miles of top-notch single-track. The many riding opportunities are attractive, what's more, the lookout is very cool. The ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Mount Hood, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7
... Preview: This ride begins with a technical ridgeline descent and ends with a tough pull. This ride is well suited to strong cyclists who enjoy challenges. The trip has a 9.8 mile loop and a 1 mile out-and-back ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Mount Hood, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 10.8
... Preview: The beginning is circuitous, passing between rocks and bouncing over roots. This half-mile stretch (along Little Butte Creek) is the most technical part of the trail. Casual riders may find this too d ... From the guidebook "Mountain Bike! Oregon"
Ashland, OR - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7