Check the Trail Reports. This route often has deadfall across the trails.
The Continental Divide Trail to Sheep Creek is a classic Idaho back-country ride. Great single-track mixed w/ scenery and mining history and stream-crossings.
Shuttle details: Leave a rig at the mouth of Sheep Creek Road and US-93. The ride starts from Big Hole Pass.
You can ride these trails as a big loop by either climbing Dahlonega Road (079) or Lick Creek Road (07 .
Local Trail AssociationSalmon Idaho Mountain Bike Association (www.ridesalmon.com)
Trails in Route
Difficulty ratingBlack Diamond
Route TypePoint to Point
More Stats for CDT - Sheep Creek mountain bike route
Altitude change-2,827 ft
Altitude min4,229 ft
Altitude start7,056 ft
Altitude end4,229 ft
Distance climb4.4 miles
Distance down8.4 miles
Distance flat3,145 ft