2,982 ft
Distance
133 ft
Climb
00:06:55
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Bucking Chute Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Naneum Ridge State Forest
    Ellensburg, Washington
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Trail Visibility
    Sometimes hard to follow
  • Season
    April-October
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #175713 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2020
  • Land Owner
    Washington DNR

Uphill trail to the top of a small knoll to access future downhill lines. Completed October 2020.

Access Info

Connect to from Down the Middle and the Naneum Ridge Connector Trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Bucking Chute mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    133 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,827 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,961 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,827 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,961 ft
  • Grade
    4.5%
  • Grade max
    0.6%
  • Grade min
    21.1%
  • Distance climb
    2,959 ft
  • Distance flat
    23 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:36
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on May 30, 2022
Ideal
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      Bucking Chute Trail Reports

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      May 30, 2022 @ 9:36pm
      May 30, 2022
      reporter Clear and ready to ride. Still rough in places. Use caution, there is an elk and her calf near the top of the trail. She was quite unwilling to...
      Sep 16, 2021 @ 4:38pm
      Sep 16, 2021
      reporter
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 7:00am
      Jul 23, 2021
      reporter DNR regional closure due to extreme fire danger.
      Jun 12, 2021 @ 9:59am
      Jun 12, 2021
      Great views and fast conditions. The idea is for this trail to be uphill primary, but nothing is complete off the top just yet, so it's a popular...
      Jun 11, 2021 @ 8:26pm
      Jun 11, 2021
      Trail is rolling well.
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 54 rides
      • Last: Nov 4, 2023

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      Mountain Biking Bucking Chute - Naneum Ridge...
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