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      Rolling Sage Hills on the edge of Wenatchee. Hard pack and smooth.

      Trails open to horses on June 15th. Get your mountain biking and hiking in before the piles of horse excrement covers the trails.

      Seasonal Closure: Every winter the PUD and CDLT properties in the the Sage Hills are closed from December 1 to April 1. In winter, mule deer move down into these lands and, at a time when they are nearly starving, they can ill afford the calorie expenditure needed to avoid people and pets
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      Lower Horse Lake rd parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      •Day Road Access. Drive west (uphill) on Fifth Street 0.6 mile past its intersection with Western Avenue. Turn right on Surry and, after 150 yards, turn left on Lester Road. Drive uphill about 200 yards and turn right on Day Road. Follow Day Road as it makes a few right-angle turns, first to the left, then to the right. Just before the pavement ends and before all the ‘Stay Out’ signs, enter a small parking lot on the left owned by the Chelan-Douglas Land Trust. A trail heads uphill from the parking lot and intersects the Lester Trail in about 70 yards. Notes: This parking lot has an automatic gate that is closed by a timer at 7 pm. Also, if the lot is full (possible on spring weekends), use the Lester Trail Parking or the Fifth Street Overflow Parking.
      •Fifth Street Overflow Parking. On spring weekends, the Sage Hills can get enough visitors to fill the small parking areas close to the trails. During this time, mountain bikers are asked to park along Fifth Street between Jennings Street and Surry Road (about 0.5 miles west, or uphill, of Western Avenue). Ride from here up to the Day Road Access.
      Horselake Road Trailhead. From the intersection of Wenatchee Avenue and Horselake Road at the north end of Wenatchee, drive west (uphill) on Horselake Road. In one mile, the pavement ends and you can use a pullout on the right to park (good place for mountain bikers or trail runners wanting a longer route). Or drive another 2.3 miles up Horselake Road and use the parking lot (on the right) that's on the opposite side of the road from the trail. The parking lot and the vault toilet here were built by the Land Trust in 2009.
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      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 21, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      35
      Trails Mountain Bike
      35
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      35
      Trails Trail Running
      35
      Trails Horse
      3
      Total Distance
      53 miles
      Total Descent
      9,936 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,169 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,786 ft
      Reports
      434
      Photos
      101
      Ridden Counter
      3,898

      Sage Hills Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Horselake Sage Loop 1
      13 miles
      Good and Easy Sage Route
      11 miles
      14 mile Sage Hills Ridepopular ridelog14 miles
      8 mile Sage Hills Ridepopular ridelog8 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 7 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 37 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance

      Photos of Sage Hills Mountain Bike

      4 |
      Jun 23, 2020 @ 7:41am
      Jun 23, 2020
      trail: And
      2 |
      Jun 7, 2020 @ 11:00am
      Jun 7, 2020
      trail: And
      1 |
      Jun 7, 2020 @ 10:58am
      Jun 7, 2020
      trail: Glacier view
      182 |
      Apr 29, 2019 @ 12:12pm
      Apr 29, 2019

      Videos of Sage Hills Mountain Bike

      hay
      trail: And
      1:14 | 100 | Mar 30, 2016
      Sage Hills Jackhammer
      trail: Jackhammer
      2:30 | 799 | May 18, 2014
      Crashes and Falls
      trail: And
      10:35 | 13545 | Nov 1, 2011
      skate barn and duthie sesh
      trail: And
      2:06 | 219 | May 25, 2011

      Recent Trail Reports

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      user #303899omegachickenriddentrailJackhammer and 2 more
      Jul 1, 2020 @ 12:41pm
      2 days
      user #2090534MegaBadass42069votetrailJackhammer
      Jun 30, 2020 @ 2:12pm
      3 days
      user #2090534MegaBadass42069riddentrailJackhammer
      Jun 30, 2020 @ 2:12pm
      3 days
      user #2090534MegaBadass42069votetrailLower Apricot Crisp
      Jun 28, 2020 @ 10:20pm
      Jun 28, 2020
      user #1908296ciguaterariddentrailJackhammer and 6 more
      Jun 27, 2020 @ 11:15am
      Jun 27, 2020

      Recent Comments

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      user #2213045BagtheFarm412trailBalsamroot TrailThe start from horse road has drop off on one...
      Jun 27, 2020 @ 10:17am
      Jun 27, 2020
      user #680287boxxeracereportFairview Canyon RoadThanks Montocr! I'm sorry for the extra...
      May 14, 2020 @ 8:49pm
      May 14, 2020
      user #2090534MegaBadass42069trailCloudsWish I would have read this before I hiked my...
      Apr 13, 2020 @ 9:54am
      Apr 13, 2020
      user #994838rbwenreportLower Apricot CrispTrail is dry
      Apr 12, 2020 @ 7:21am
      Apr 12, 2020
      user #994838rbwenreportLightningTree has been removed
      Apr 12, 2020 @ 7:20am
      Apr 12, 2020

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      namedistance
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