Guidebook

Sage Hills Outings

The Good. Sage Hills or Saddle Rock? Which of these parcels of undeveloped hills flanking Wenatchee to the west offer the best hikes, mountain bike rides, and trail runs? It’s a contentious debate, but my m... Read More...

Saddle Rock

A Wenatchee landmark, Saddle Rock with its weathered rock towers and surrounding wild lands is both wonderfully scenic and ridiculously close to town. A high percentage of Wenatchee residents can easily wal... Read More...

Ruby Creek Loop

Photo: Gaining elevation along the Ruby Creek Loop. Ruby Creek Outings – Playing the Bench Look at the Forest Service maps of the Ruby Creek watershed, a watershed capped by Tronsen Ridge and draining into ... Read More...

Rock Island Grade Loop

Attractions: This route with its mixture of paved, gravel, and dirt roads is best done on either a mountain bike, or better yet, a cross bike. The loop exposes you to the region’s extremes-- rivers and dese... Read More...

Rock Island Grade

The base of the climb. This is a good spot to park and unload your gear. You are heading to the top! Attractions: This is a good out-and-back ride for training and a good one to sample some of the regi... Read More...

Red-Devil Loop

While we watched our daughter's play soccer, John was grilling me about a mountain-biking circuit in the Devils Gulch environs.  “I’ve heard it’s one of the best rides in the area, so why doesn’t the websit... Read More...

Pot Peak (Chelan)

Attractions: This ride has a physically tough ascent and really fun descent along a long ridge. It is a technically interesting ride. The ride uses some gravel fire roads, but most of the descent is single-trac... Read More...

Pole Ridge

Illustration and text from Leavenworth Chamber of Commerce Great views will accompany you as you travel this dirt road up through logged portions of the forest. The lack of trees in sections create spect... Read More...

North Star Road Loop

Photos: A truck (above) and a house (below) that were overtaken by the Carlton Complex Fire North Star Bike Loop - The Fury of Fire Ride Forget a woman scorned. Hell really hath no fury like a forest bu... Read More...

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