Hungarian Ridge Trail For Dirt Biking
The 12th most popular offroad motorcycle trail in Idaho.
Saturday 9 July 2016 04:51 GMT
Northeast of Boise and Idaho City in the Boise National Forest, the Hungarian Ridge Trail #166 follows the Hungarian Ridge and Sunset Ridge for 11 miles with several vista points. The narrow route is shared by hikers, horseback and offroad motorcycle riders. The scenic route passes through old burn areas and regrowth of Douglas-fir and ponderosa pine.
To reach the Sunset Lookout Trailhead from the intersection of Main St. and SR 21 in Idaho City, go east/north on SR 21 for 13.5 miles. Turn right onto FR 316 (Mores Creek Summit) and go about 4 miles to Sunset Mountain. The trailhead starts just below the lookout, as indicated with a trail sign.
Note: trail maintenance has been limited on this route over the past few years so expect many downed trees. There are several loose, steep climbs which may be difficult.
Overall, Hungarian Ridge Trail is the 12th most popular dirt bike trail of all 53 dirt biking rides in Idaho. Several of the better dirt bike trails are nearby Hungarian Ridge Trail including Wilson Flat ATV Trail System, Idaho Cenntenial Trail, Hemingway Butte OHV Trailhead, Danskin Mountains OHV Area, East Mountain Way and Kirkham Ridge TrailAirline Trail / Onion Valley Trail.