Lava Lake Loop For Mountain Biking

The 45th most popular mountain bike trail in Oregon.

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West of Bend in the Deschutes National Forest, the Lava Lake Loop is a 75 mile multi-day single track loop. Themountain bike route begins 3 miles west of Bend and passes through grasslands, alpine lakes and volcanic peaks. It starts with a gentle climb through high-desert juniper and manzanita on a pumice trail. Then it transitions to a dirt trail in the pine forests around the lakes. The second day has 15 miles on red and black volcanic rock trails. For a map, see the Way Bike Shop.

Overall, Lava Lake Loop is the 45th most popular mountain bike trail of all 56 mountain biking rides in Oregon. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Lava Lake Loop including 420 Loop Trail, Deschutes River Trails, Edison-Lava Trail, Phils Trail Loop, Rockless Ridge Ride, Sparks Lake/Lava Lakes Trail, Swede Ridge Loop Trail, .

Mount Bachelor in Deschutes NF (OR/US)

Mount Bachelor in Deschutes NF (OR/US)

MORE INFORMATION

Local Contact(s):  DNF (541) 388-2715; Bend Visitors (541) 382-3221; Oregon Tourism (800) 547-7842; Way Bike Shop (541) 322-8814; CogWild Tours (866) 610-4822; Hutchs Bicycles and Rentals (541) 382-9253.

Best Season:  May - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  Bend Hostel (800) 299-3813

Luxury Loding:  Sunriver Resort (800) 547-3922; Inn Of The Seventh Mountain (800) 452-6810; Pine Ridge Inn, Bend (541) 389-6137.

Breakfast Restaurant:  Royal Blend Coffee; West Side Cafe

Reference Source:  click here http://www.fs.usda.gov/centraloregon

Date Published:  12/29/2015

Date Updated:  7/9/2016

ID:  13754

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