10.0 miles
Distance
3,514 ft
Climb
-3,518 ft
Descent
3,002 ft
High Point

Discovery Pass required to park in upper lot.

Great All Mountain bang-for-the-buck route. Over 3,500 feet vert of climbing, great summit views, followed by maximal fun, flowy, gnarly descending!

Park at upper lot if you have a Discovery Pass. Else park at lower lot and ride up the East Summit Road to start of NorthWest Timber trail. Follow NWT to Master Link. Climb up Master Link, Quick Link, Crossover Road, and the ETS Road to the summit, take in the great Mt. Rainier view on a clear day from the summit.

Now for some fun. Enjoy all of East Tiger Summit trail (the lower half is commonly skipped now due to OTG's popularity), go Left at the Preston access road and climb this road back up, past the T road junction towards the East Summit. Skip the final killer grunt to the top, and instead cut in to the Right for the short East Tiger Summit trail segment to access the start of Off The Grid, ride best part of OTG til taking the Drop In trail up to start of Predator. Bomb down Predator (Tiger's best trail) back to your car.

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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Tiger: Summit+Predator Figure 8 Power Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,436 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,455 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,451 ft
  • Grade
    -0.008%
  • Grade max
    -60.455%
  • Grade min
    55.146%
  • Distance climb
    5.3 miles
  • Distance down
    4.4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,768 ft
Avg: 5 (2 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Predator
May 22, 2017 @ 4:45pm
2 days
Tons of grip, but it won't last long in this dry spell, so get out and rip it!
Off The Grid
May 22, 2017 @ 4:43pm
2 days
Dirt is absolutely perfect! Get out before it gets too dry.
East Tiger Summit
May 21, 2017 @ 3:43pm
May 21, 2017
Quick Link
May 21, 2017 @ 3:43pm
May 21, 2017
Master Link
May 21, 2017 @ 3:43pm
May 21, 2017
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