Fun flowy singletrack loop, with great views of the foothills.
Start at the parking lot by the Boise Bike Park, ride up mountain cove road for a minute until getting to the Cottonwood Creek Trail
. Turn right, go past the gate, then turn left onto Cottonwood Creek Trail
, ride gradually up for about a mile until trail goes to the road. Keep left and pass Ridge Crest Trail and ride up road until you get to the archery range.
Turn right on to the Ridge Crest and ride up until you get to the Central Ridge Trail
. Turn left on the central ridge and pass the other side of the Ridge Crest Trail, ride up the central ridge to junction with Bucktail and Shane's.
Turn right onto Shane's and start climbing. Shane's Trail
flattens for 0.6 miles. Keep left onto Shane's Trail
to start going up more. Get to the top of Shane's, take a quick break and start a flowy descent on 3 Bears.
Turn left onto Shane's Trail
, and get back to the junction. Start going down Bucktail then keep left on ridge crest get on spur trail that connects central ridge, then get on central ridge back to the trailhead then go down back to you car.
Shared By: ollie whitlock