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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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  • Dry
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      This area is primarily accessed via forest road 25 (Briggs Valley Road) and is centered around the Taylor Creek Trail in the Rogue River Siskiyou National Forest. Many other trails can be accessed from forest road 25 as well as from the Taylor Creek Trail. The trails are generally multi-use and trail treads run the variety from silky smooth to rocky, rutted, and rooty. The area scenery varies depending on the trail, but is all consistently beautiful. The world famous 'Jedi' trail is part of this area.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Access Info:
      The Taylor Creek Trail begins at a trailhead 3 miles up Briggs Valley Road from Galice Road, west of Merlin, Oregon. There are additional access points further up Briggs Valley Road.
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #3,158
      State Ranking
      #50
      Trails
      15
      Total Distance
      9 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      4,030 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,893 ft
      Total Vertical
      924 ft
      Reports
      19
      Photos
      47
      Ridden Counter
      63

      Photos of Taylor Creek / Briggs Valley Mountain Bike

      5 |
      Mar 4, 2018 @ 10:45am
      Mar 4, 2018
      Lower Taylor Creek Trail
      6 |
      Feb 18, 2018 @ 5:19pm
      Feb 18, 2018
      Taylor Camp Access Trail
      trail: Jedi Trail
      6 |
      Dec 24, 2017 @ 10:07am
      Dec 24, 2017
      Jedi Trail, Grants Pass
      3 |
      Dec 24, 2017 @ 9:57am
      Dec 24, 2017
      Lower Taylor Creek Trail
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      Recent Comments

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      user #1160864ashlemontrailMinnow Creek to Burned Timber Connector??? Why put it on Trailforks then...
      Mar 11, 2018 @ 9:02am
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      Feb 18, 2018 @ 12:22pm
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      user #627246chuktAreportTaylor Camp TrailNice Schwinn!
      Feb 18, 2018 @ 7:33am
      Feb 18, 2018
      user #1450911ebtrail420reportJedi TrailTrailforks doesn't understand emojis!
      Feb 4, 2018 @ 1:48pm
      Feb 4, 2018
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      Recent Activity

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