8 miles
Distance
1,752 ft
Climb
-1,698 ft
Descent
1,387 ft
High Point

Route 3 as planned by RideBlueDerby.com 3 offers an alternative to all the other recommended routes – it finishes with Return to Sender, which finishes right in the middle of Derby – directly opposite the post office in fact. Plan for 1-2 hours.
Features: The Cascade River, the Twisties, Tasty Trout Falls and numerous rock slabs and boulders on Return to Sender.

Local Trail Association
Launceston Mountain Bike Club (www.launcestonmountainbikeclub.com)
Please consider joining or donating to the local riding association to support trail development & maintenance.
donate to earn trail karma!

Comments


Post a Comment



You must login to Pinkbike.
Don't have an account? Sign up

Join Pinkbike  Login

Trails in Route

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    23
More Stats for Ride Blue Derby Route 3 - Return To Sender mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    519 ft
  • Altitude start
    519 ft
  • Altitude end
    574 ft
  • Grade
    0.137%
  • Grade max
    -35.785%
  • Grade min
    34.739%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,415 ft
no votes yet
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
Trail transparency
New Axehead Middle Section
New Axehead Middle Section
trail: Axehead
1:30 | 43 | comments: 0 | favs:
Apr 3, 2018
Mountain Bike Blue Derby || Return To Sender...
Mountain Bike Blue Derby || Return To Sender (FAST FLOW)
7:51 | 144 | comments: 0 | favs:
Mar 30, 2018
Return to Sender
Return to Sender
5:14 | 92 | comments: 0 | favs:
Oct 22, 2017
Vertigo Shuttles

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Return To Sender
Oct 1, 2018 @ 4:41pm
Oct 1, 2018
Hero dirt
Long Shadows
Apr 18, 2018 @ 9:50pm
Apr 18, 2018
Axehead
Apr 18, 2018 @ 9:50pm
Apr 18, 2018
Long Shadows Upper
Apr 18, 2018 @ 9:50pm
Apr 18, 2018
Cascade Dam Road
Dec 23, 2017 @ 7:40pm
Dec 23, 2017
more reports »
  • flag
  • login to download gpx or kml files.