4.3 miles
Distance
1,553 ft
Climb
-4 ft
Descent
2,869 ft
High Point

There are a number spots where the junctions are easy to miss. Please read individual trail descriptions along the route.

This is the easiest route to climb from the Yacolt TH parking lot to the Larch Mountain TH parking.

Detailed Description
Climb from Lower to Upper Lot is a 4 mile popular intermediate route located near Battle Ground Washington. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 2 trails. This route climbs 1,553 ft with a max elevation of 2,869 ft then descends -4 ft.
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3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
TheDustyRider EMBA-SW (Apr 7, 2022 at 11:12)
Trail Vista Ridge
Not yet formally opened, but signs posted showing the trail as closed have been removed.
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TheDustyRider EMBA-SW (Oct 29, 2021 at 22:28)
Trail Vista Ridge
Closed for construction
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TheDustyRider EMBA-SW (Aug 30, 2021 at 17:32)
It's easy to miss the entrance so keep your eyes open. This route up is much better than going all the way to the yellow gate and then climbing the shuttle road to the parking lot.
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  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Climb from Lower to Upper Lot mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    1,551 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,318 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,318 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,871 ft
  • Grade
    6.8%
  • Grade max
    -2.7%
  • Grade min
    37.2%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    823 ft
  • Distance flat
    873 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Vista Ridge
Nov 10, 2022 @ 7:08am
Nov 10, 2022
Trail is partly frozen, with patches of snow and ice
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