5 miles
Distance
258 ft
Climb
-1,884 ft
Descent
00:37:24
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Cedar Creek Trail

Cedar Creek Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    44 Trails
    Mt. Hood, Oregon
  • Ref Number
    #457
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    May - October
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #3875 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

This most difficult trail includes complex switchbacks around boulders, open hillsides, scree slopes, and steep drops. The scenery includes views of forested ridges, forested lowlands, and many open areas with views across the drainage. The trail changes quickly so be alert. Combine with Fifteen Mile Trail #456 to make a loop. Sections of this trail are maintained by the 44 Trails Association.

Access Info

From Hood River, OR follow OR Hwy 35 south for 26 miles, 0.15 mile past milepost 71, to Dufur Mill Road (Forest Road 44). Turn left (east) on Forest Road 44 and go 8 miles to Forest Road 4420. Turn right (south) and drive 2.1 miles on Forest Road 4420 to Forest Road 2730. Take the left fork and follow Forest Road 2730 for 2 miles to the Fifteen Mile Campground. The trail leaves from the campground.
From Dufur, OR go west on Dufur Mill Road and after 5.1 miles take the right fork to stay on Dufur Mill Road (Forest Road 44). Turn left (south) on Forest Road 4420 and follow the directions above.

More Stats for Cedar Creek Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,626 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,751 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,448 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,395 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,769 ft
  • Grade
    -6.675%
  • Grade max
    -42.759%
  • Grade min
    21.554%
  • Distance climb
    4,030 ft
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    897 ft
  • Avg time
    00:37:24
  • Avg reverse time
    01:31:49
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Status:
on Jul 20, 2019
Dry
Avg: 5 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
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  • Closed

  • 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
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  • photo Photo
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Cedar Creek Trail Trail Reports

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      Jul 20, 2019 @ 10:11am
      Jul 20, 2019
      Tree down across trail on the upper section. Dry/loose conditions on the descent, as usual
      Jun 15, 2019 @ 10:23am
      Jun 15, 2019
      Some really loose corners!
      Apr 30, 2019 @ 11:00pm
      Apr 30, 2019
      Mar 16, 2019 @ 10:30am
      Mar 16, 2019
      4-10 feet of snow
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 9:33am
      Sep 15, 2018
      Couple of trees down across trail.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 32 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 21 rides
      • 26 miles avg distance
      All
      • 110 rides
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