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Maston Outer Loop

 4.0 (14)

12.2 Miles 19.7 Kilometers


100%

Singletrack

371' 113 m

Ascent

-372' -113 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

8%

Max Grade (5°)

3,234' 986 m

High

3,056' 931 m

Low

Shared By Katy Ryan

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A grand tour of the High Desert with easy, rolling trails.

Katy Ryan

Dogs Unknown

Features -none-

Seasonal closures for raptor protection along the Deschutes Canyon Rim February 1 August 31.

Overview

Maston is known for its great winter riding. However, in the summer it can get hot, hot, hot. Gorgeous high desert views of juniper, cascades and raptors.

It consists of rolling and relatively flat terrain that is fun and flowing. The eastern edge has some fantastic Deschutes Canyon views, but pay attention to the trail so you don't fall!

Need to Know

Horses are popular here, along with bikes....each having their own trails. No matter, give the right of way to the horses if you do see them.

Description

There are a few rocky sections, but easy to walk around if you prefer. A section of the eastern edge of the loop (Rim Trail), skirts the Deschutes River Canyon. The trail is rocky in spots, and the exposure is big. It's a fun and beautiful section, so walk it if you need to, but watch for other riders, and tread lightly on the fragile ecosystem surrounding you.

There are no trail markers yet, though the trail is well established, and the new parking area on the South side is impossible to miss, it's huge. There's a restroom and several picnic tables at the trailhead.

The Juniper Trailhead to the north is an optional starting/ending point for this ride.

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Sep 15, 2018
John Fitz
nice ridden area. I loved the scenery all around. will be back. 12.2mi
Sep 13, 2018
Jose Graterol
Aug 2, 2018
Scott Nairne
Jun 10, 2018
Jason Motsko
May 18, 2018
Cade Darcy
So fun!!! 12.2mi
Apr 20, 2018
Travis Richardson
Mar 6, 2018
Dylan Carson
Vic fell once. Could not shift. Learned how to on way back.
Mar 2, 2018
Carol Christensen
DE-lightful! 12.2mi

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  4.0 from 14 votes

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