Great Divide Mountain Bike Route

The 37th most popular mountain bike trail in Idaho.

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A glorious 3000 mile medley of fire and logging roads, jeep and mountain bike single-track trails from the Canadian boarder at Port of Roosville, Montana, through Yellowstone and the Rockies to the Mexican border at Antelope Wells New Mexico (under construction). The lowest elevation is 2500 near Eureka Montana and the highest is 12,500 near Crested Butte Colorado. The terrain consists of 65% dirt roads, 8% single-track, 22% FS roads, and 5% paved roads. Due to wilderness areas and rugged terrain, the routes strays from the Continental Divide by no more than 30 miles.

Overall, Great Divide Mountain Bike Route is the 37th most popular mountain bike trail of all 63 mountain biking rides in Idaho. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Great Divide Mountain Bike Route including Birch Creek Trail, Deerhead Lake Trail, Estler Lake Trail, Greenstone Mine Trail, CDT - Chief Joseph Pass to Big Hole Pass and Birch Creek To Rock Creek TrailBasin Creek - High Trail.


Local Contact(s):  Idaho Tourism (800) 635-7820; Adventure Cycling (406) 721-1776.

Recommended Book:  "Great Divide Mountain Bike Route" from Michael McCoy

Best Season:  Jul-Sep

Average Difficulty:  Difficult

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  1/2/2016

Date Updated:  8/8/2016

ID:  6056


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