3,523 ft
241 ft
-295 ft
Avg time

Cedar Lake Lookout Details

  • Riding area
    Chuckanut Mountain
    Bellingham, Washington
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Global Ranking

The Cedar Lake Lookout Trail, like its sibling Cedar Lake Loop, was not purpose built for mountain biking. This becomes evident on the east half of the trail which requires frequent dismounts including a large log carved into stairs.

While travel is possible in either direction, it's recommend to climb west to east past the cattle guard. The first half of the trail in this direction is steep with tight switchbacks but doesn't have too many obstacles. The top of the trail is an easy pedal through dense trees as it takes you to the Cedar Lake Viewpoint.

From the viewpoint, either turn around the way you came or be prepared for an adventure. If you take the second option, be ready to walk your bike. Also, keep an extra lookout for hikers in this complicated tech section.


Dogs must be leashed

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More Stats for Cedar Lake Lookout mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -54 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,556 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,841 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,610 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,556 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1,516 ft
  • Distance down
    2,007 ft
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