Blue Mountain Trail For Dirt Biking
The 25th most popular offroad motorcycle trail in Oregon.
Monday 8 August 2016 04:34 GMT
Near Ukiah in the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest, the Blue Mountain OHV Trail is a 60 mile route open to hikers, mountain bikers, off-road motorcycle and horseback riders. The route passes through rough, rocky sagebrush praire and forest. The terrain varies from flat to steep rocky slopes.
The best trailhead is the Blue Springs Summit on the Sumpter-Granite Highway. To reach the area from Unity, head west on CR600 and FS6005 for 8 miles to Elk Creek Campground. Or, to access the upper end from Unity follow U.S. Highway 26 to Austin Junction (22 miles). Turn northeast on State Highway 7 and travel 28 miles to County Road 410. >From this junction travel 11 miles, past Sumpter, to Blue Springs Summit. The Oregon Campground, 12 miles NW of Unity on U.S. Highway 26, also offers a staging area and access to the trail.
Overall, Blue Mountain Trail is the 25th most popular dirt bike trail of all 48 dirt biking rides in Oregon. Several of the better dirt bike trails are nearby Blue Mountain Trail including West End OHV Area, Winom Frazier OHV Complex, Breshears ORV Trails, Cow Mountain - South, Upper Lake OHV Area - South and Upper Lake OHV Area - NorthMount Fanny Trail System.