Jubilee Lake Rope Swing Out-and-Back
ElevationAscent: 1,425' 434 m
Descent: -1,429' -436 m
High: 4,824' 1,470 m
Low: 3,529' 1,076 m
GradeAvg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 14% (8°)
Current trail conditions
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Umatilla Rim Trail
35.3 mi 56.8 km • Loop • 3,514 ft Ascent 1071.03 m Ascent
Singletrack Elgin, OR( 11 )
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“Climb to Jubilee Lake's rope swing and then zip back to your car.”— Dana326
The entrance of the trail is on the left, but it may be a little overgrown. From there, the trail is hard to miss. The singletrack starts off with a few steep climbs and gradually levels out into a gradual climb through dense forest on the edge of a slump (the sink the trail is named for).
The trail appears to come to an end in a clearing with no real markings, but some USFS maps show it continuing west on a doubletrack to reach Looking Glass Road (FSR #63) again. If you were to continue straight at the clearing (as mapped) the receding FSR #35 and then the Jubilee Lake Connector lead to the pedestrian-only Jubilee Lake Trail #3230 on the southern end of water. While riding isn't allowed, you'll come out very near a popular rope swing so dismount and have a go!
On the way back, the ride is fast and flowy as it follows the smooth and narrow singletrack back to the start.
Land Manager: USFS - Umatilla National Forest Office