13 miles
Distance
2,850 ft
Climb
-2,850 ft
Descent
4,983 ft
High Point

The route combines three of Missoula's best mountain bike trails into one ride.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for TNR Three Larch, Sidewinder, & Sound of Music mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    3,711 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,711 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,711 ft
  • Grade max
    -34.141%
  • Grade min
    35.099%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,192 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos

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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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Trail transparency
      20 | 1 comments | 1 faves
      Women Ride Montana
      Women Ride Montana
      3:48 | 1082 | comments: 1 | favs: 3
      Jan 13, 2012
      Three Larch & Side Winder downhill. Missoula Montana. Music by StarFucker

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Marshall Grade / Woods Road
      Dec 23, 2018 @ 7:42am
      Dec 23, 2018
      Sound of Music
      Nov 15, 2018 @ 5:35pm
      Nov 15, 2018
      Paint Brush Ridge
      Nov 15, 2018 @ 5:35pm
      Nov 15, 2018
      Lincoln Road Climb
      Nov 15, 2018 @ 5:35pm
      Nov 15, 2018
      Three Larch
      Oct 12, 2018 @ 10:28am
      Oct 12, 2018
      Lots of pine needles on the trail, watch the brakes.
      more reports »
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