“This loop ride climbs over 3,000 vertical feet on a relatively equal mix of DT, ATV trail and ST.”
— MTB Project Staff
Some of the climbs are steep and technical, but the majority is moderate. There are several opportunities to shorten the ride if time, or energy are waning.
Need to Know
0.0 miles- Start at Fraser Outdoor Activity Center, cross and head south US Hwy 40 for .05 miles.
.05 miles- Right on Co Rd 72dirt road for 2.7 miles.
2.7 miles- Left on Elk Meadow trail for 1 mile.
3.7 miles- Right on D2 dirt road for .6 miles.
4.3 miles- Right on FS 158 dirt road for .3 miles.
4.6 miles- Left on Sunken Bridges
/ FS 886.2 for 1.2 miles.
5.8 miles- Cross FS 159 and continue up FS 891.2/Elk Creek for 1.8 miles.
7.6 miles- Left on Elk Creek Loop trail for 1.1 miles.
8.7 miles- Veer right and continue on Elk Creek Loop trail for 4.0 miles.
12.7 miles- Turn left on Elk Creek/ FS 891.2 for 1.8 miles.
14.5 miles- Turn left on FS 159 dirt road for .7 miles.
15.2 miles- Turn right on Zoom
singletrack for 1.0 miles.
16.2 miles- Continue straight on Chainsaw
singletrack for .7 miles.
16.9 miles- Turn left on Co Rd 72dirt road for 2.4 miles.
19.3 miles- Turn left at US Hwy 40 for .2 miles. Cross at Fraser Outdoor Activity Center.
19.5 miles- End of ride.
Alternate route is to start at the trailhead and avoid 4 miles of two lane dirt road riding.