MTB Project Logo

Main Loop

 2.0 (1)
Trail Mapped Wrong?

Length

2.9 Miles 4.6 Kilometers


Singletrack

Elevation

55' 17 m

Ascent

-80' -24 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

3%

Max Grade (2°)

2,357' 718 m

High

2,329' 710 m

Low

Conditions


Minor Issues 21 days ago
Some Mud History

Getting forecast...

This trail traverses a diverse wetland with a huge variety of water birds.

Carol Christensen

Overview

Features: -none- [Add/Remove]
Dogs: Leashed

Need to Know [Suggest Changes]

Early spring through mid-summer, there can be flooding in sections of this trail. Please tread softly.

Description [Suggest Changes]

The Slavin Ranch is an area dedicated to the preservation of wetland and water bird habitat. The Main Loop is almost completely flat, with only a few mild inclines and declines. It stays near the water's edge, allowing maximum visibility of the bird life on the water. During the spring, the area is full of ponds and marshes, but many of these dry up and give way to tall grasses later in the season. Several bald eagles call this area home.

Due to several social trails and animal tracks throughout the area, it's important to check in with the MTB Project mobile app regularly, but due to the area's small size, flat terrain, and easily identifiable human landmarks, it would be hard to get lost in the area.

This trail is popular with horseback riders so watch for road apples.

As tempting as it seems, don't try to connect the far end of the trail to the parking area by cutting cross country. You'll be in for a rough haul, and an arduous tromp over delicate aquatic life. Just take this as an out-and-back and have fun!

Contacts

You & This Trail


Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Trail

Your Check-Ins

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  2.0 from 1 vote

#21376

Overall
  2.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
0%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
100%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#741

in Washington

#21,376

Overall
18 Views Last Month
149 Since Jun 28, 2017
Easy/Intermediate Easy/Intermediate

0%
100%
0%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

MTB Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Mountain Bike

MTB Project is supported by

Support Your Local IMBA Chapter