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Gales Creek Trail - Gales Creek TH to Summit TH

 3.3 (9)

2.0 Miles 3.3 Kilometers


Singletrack

702' 214 m

Ascent

-39' -12 m

Descent

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

19%

Max Grade (11°)

1,569' 478 m

High

906' 276 m

Low

Shared By Steven Turpin

Conditions


All Clear 2 days ago
Some slippery sections. History

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A smooth, rolling climb with a few walking bridges along the way.

Steven Turpin

Dogs Unknown

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Description

The climb is steep in some sections, especially at the very beginning and end. There are very few rocks and roots which makes for some nice flowing sections on the descent, but don't rip down too quickly or one of the many quick turns will sneak up and send you into the ravine. The rolling terrain along the trail provides some short descents on the way up and short little climbs on the way down.

Overall, a good ride for anyone looking to do a short, quick climb without getting shaken to bits then cruise down and work on navigating narrow tree openings and pumping small rolling features.

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Oct 13, 2018
Darren Beckstrand
2mi — 30h 00m
Jun 23, 2017
Mario Curiel
6mi
Apr 16, 2017
Richard Fitzgerald
Rode as loop with Story Burn because Gales Creek to Bell is CLOSED. 7.3mi — 1h 32m
Aug 2, 2016
Brock Warner
Jul 6, 2016
Dallas Lund
Great condition!

Trail Ratings

  3.3 from 9 votes

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  3.3 from 9 votes
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#351

in Oregon

#12,616

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My hat is off to those of you who bike the whole thing. I had to push several sections. Sep 8, 2017

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