This featured ride mixes climbing with descents. Expect easier climbs before Red Tape
then a little more climb-oriented finish. The ride crosses over itself and uses the fire road for some transitions.
Start from the dirt parking lot and ride up the road to Lacamas Lake Access Trail
; this is a fire road-sized trail that will give you a good warm-up climb. Continue to the top of Rock Garden
and take a slight right and cross the road to start Palmer West
Continue on to Palmer East
and follow until it exits onto Lacamas Lake Access Trail
. Turn right and cross the bridge. There is a connector on the left, take a left off the connector onto CFC East
and then take a left on Woodburn School Entrance
before a sharp right on Red Tape Connector
. This will connect back to the Lacamas Lake Access Trail
, where you'll take a left.
On the right is Red Tape
(single direction downhill trail). Blast down to the bottom and take a left onto Access Road
to follow back to Chute
. This section is a steep climb. Next, turn right onto Oly 2
. Continue climbing back up to a left onto Oly 1
. When you get back to Chute
, turn left to go back down the trail.
Here, take a right onto Hobo
. Then turn left onto Lacamas Lake Access Trail
, cross the bridge, and climb the road. Next, continue on the road until Tiki
on the right. Climb Tiki
and continue onto Lilly Fields - East Section
then on to Gazebo
to begin the descent back to Fish Hook
. Here, turn right back on to Lacamas Lake Access Trail
and head back to the parking lot.