17.0 miles
Distance
3,064 ft
Climb
-5,052 ft
Descent
1.6 miles
High Point

Be aware that the last winter’s downed trees may not be cleared before early fall. (Best to check first with local riders.)

Challenging all riders, this heavily wooded, high-elevation route starts near the top of Lost Trail Ski Area. Most of the ride follows the Divide National Recreational Trail (which is not the CDT) along the border of Montana and Idaho and is classic high country singletrack.

The technical demands make it feel like more miles than it actually is. Expect some hike-a-bike.

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Salmon Idaho Mountain Bike Association (www.ridesalmon.com)
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Trails in Route

Route POI

Shuttle Pick-up/Drop-offShuttle Drop-offShuttle Pick-up/Drop-off
Shuttle Pick-up/Drop-offDrop-offShuttle Pick-up/Drop-off
ParkingTwin Creek PavillionParking
WarningStream CrossingWarning
WarningStream CrossingWarning
WarningDowned TreeWarning

Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Divide to Twin Creek mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -1,988 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,092 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,079 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,092 ft
  • Grade max
    -57.727%
  • Grade min
    35.9%
  • Distance climb
    6.3 miles
  • Distance down
    10.3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,194 ft
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Divide (106)
Jun 20, 2016 @ 6:05pm
Jun 20, 2016
Large tree down across trail, blocking trail
Twin Creek (108)
Aug 21, 2015 @ 8:50pm
Aug 21, 2015
Cleared deadfall from the top down to the small bridges near the old cabin-day 1. Cleared the rest of the deadfall, cleaned up the lower creek crossing, returned water in a small creek to its channel-Day 2. (DL-40 trees 6"+, 5 tanks of fuel, countless branches moved, w/ shuttle 90miles)
Saddle Mtn Road (703)
Jun 28, 2015 @ 7:28pm
Jun 28, 2015
Twin Creek Road
Nov 15, 2014 @ 6:59am
Nov 15, 2014
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