This route takes the Headwaters loop, and extends it with some of the most fun trails on the East side of Moscow Mountain.
Aside from the fire road climb from the start to the trailhead, it's 90% single track with some unique features and beautiful terrain.
Watch for hikers particularly on the fire road up to the trail, and the first section of the Headwaters Loop, before you take off on the South Side trail.
Right now the Moose Marbles climb is a bit of a grind, but soon you'll have the option of climbing up switchbacks that should make it a bit less painful.
Try and keep a grin off your face as you come down Switch Blade.
Local Trail AssociationMoscow Area Mountain Bike Association (www.bikemoscow.org)
Trails in Route
More Stats for Extended Headwaters Loop mountain bike route
Altitude change1 ft
Altitude min2,864 ft
Altitude start2,865 ft
Altitude end2,865 ft
Distance climb5 miles
Distance down5 miles
Distance flat4,497 ft
- Snow Packed
- Snow Covered
- Freeze/thaw Cycle
- Prevalent Mud
- Very Dry
Recent Trail Reports Along Route
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