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COD-Storm King Loop

Intermediate/Difficult
 3.8 (29) RECOMMENDED ROUTE

A fun, forested singletrack providing a tease of the many rides west of Bend, OR.


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Map Key

10.4

Miles

16.8

KM

90%

Singletrack

4,633' 1,412 m

High

4,024' 1,226 m

Low

686' 209 m

Up

689' 210 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (1°)

9%

Max Grade (5°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Not Allowed

Features -none-

NW Forest pass required. Park at the turn off to Conklin Rd, just passed Seventh Mountain Resort.

Overview

This is a fun loop connecting a portion of the Storm King and COD trails. It is fun in both directions. It is heavily forested, so scenic horizon views are minimal. But you'll find an excellent trail system with technical (large lava rock sections), banked turns, and lots of fun sections.

Description

This loop can be ridden in either direction, fun both ways.

Storm King: Beautiful, fun, flow trail that goes and goes. It's curvy, minor technical, and lots of it. Also, very shaded. Enjoy.

COD: Cash on Delivery, appropriately named. Fun flow trail, with plenty of technical obstacles. The trail is heavily forested, so scenic horizon views are minimal. But you'll find an excellent trail system with technical (large lava rock sections), banked turns, and lots of fun sections. Also, Dirty Pirate can be accessed from COD (definitely a challenging terrain park....not for the faint of heart.)

*** Note as of 6-10-2019 : The connector from the South side of Cascade Lake Highway to the North side near the Green Gate Parking area has moved East of the Parking lot. If you try to find it West as it shows in the old map, you'll end up wandering through the woods off trail. The connector will bring you to the intersection of Storm King and Upper COD.

Contacts

Shared By:

Katy Ryan with improvements by Ian Factor

Trail Ratings

  3.8 from 29 votes

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  3.8 from 29 votes
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Fun little hill
Sep 22, 2015 near Deschut…, OR
Fast and furious for best chance of success.
Nov 6, 2012 near Deschut…, OR
Nice flow on Lower Storm King
Aug 29, 2017 near Deschut…, OR
Best not to fall on that lava rock.
Nov 6, 2012 near Deschut…, OR
Successful exit from the technical
Nov 6, 2012 near Deschut…, OR
Technical obstacle course
Nov 6, 2012 near Deschut…, OR

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Jun 27, 2019
Emett Santucci
10.9mi — 8h 10m
Jun 22, 2019
Bob Merrill
Dry and flowy trails. Upper cod has had a controlled burn done in the area so expect some blackened forest — 2h 25m
Jun 10, 2019
Matt Stone
Nov 7, 2018
Francis Bouchard B
Jun 30, 2018
Luis Ponce
Dec 16, 2017
Jordan Miller
Oct 28, 2017
Jason F
Oct 10, 2017
Francis Bouchard B