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Gales Creek Trail

 
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Trail

9.5 Miles 15.3 Kilometers


Singletrack

1,873' 571 m

Ascent

-1,632' -498 m

Descent

2,528' 770 m

High

904' 276 m

Low

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

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Tough climbing and fun descending in either direction.

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Description

Very difficult XC MTB climb.

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May 19, 2017
Paul James Jr
From top of hwy 6 to day camp up to Bell Camp rd and back. With the exception of a few run off areas that cover the trail, great condition! 17.3mi — 2h 36m
Apr 16, 2017
Richard Fitzgerald
Rode lower section from Summit and back on Story Burn 7.3mi — 1h 18m
Mar 28, 2017
Paul James Jr
As much as I wanted it to not be, to my disappointment Gales Creek trail still has yet a ton of fallen trees. Better option would be Browns Loop.
Jan 29, 2017
Ryan Miller
still covered in snow and ice. too many fallen trees to ride trail. 1.5mi
May 29, 2016
Anthony Monteleone
Sep 12, 2015
Jason Van Horn
bring an XC bike, lots of food and water.
May 24, 2015
Tom Jeanne

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  3.9 from 8 votes

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Conditions


All Clear 5 days ago
Mostly Dry: No fallen trees, with the exception of a few spotty areas of run off (and stream crossings of course) great shape!
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It looks like there is access to the top via the road. Is running a shuttle possible? Sep 13, 2015


The upper 1/2 mile (at mile 5) has be re-routed and rides similar to Communication Breakdown at Sandy ridge Jun 21, 2016


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