12 miles
Distance
2,089 ft
Climb
-5,409 ft
Descent
03:42:15
Avg time
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Nason Ridge Details

  • Riding area
    Okanogan - Wenatchee Trail System
    My City, Washington
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    USFS

Primitive, alpine view trail along Nason ridge. Expect pushing at times. From Merritt lake, the trail climbs, steeply at times, to gain the ridge. Along the ridge, portions are very rideable, while others are steep and eroded. The side trip to the lookout is worthwhile, and frequently has mtn goats hanging out. Further east the downhill trend becomes steady and continuous, and the trail gets more defined and used. Some will ride the trail as an out and back from the Eastern TH near Lake Wenatchee.

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More Stats for Nason Ridge mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -3,320 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,964 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,142 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,291 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,971 ft
  • Grade
    -5.297%
  • Grade max
    -51.431%
  • Grade min
    50.189%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,433 ft
  • Avg time
    03:42:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:19
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Status:
on Jul 17, 2017
Very Dry
Avg: 4 (5 votes)

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Nason Ridge Trail Reports

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Jul 17, 2017 @ 6:34pm
Jul 17, 2017
We pushed our bikes up to Merrit Lake in about an hour and a half, and then continued to push for another two and half hours, and then descended...
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Jul 18, 2017 @ 9:37pm
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Jul 18, 2017 @ 9:37pm
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Nason Ridge, My City

Routes with this trail

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Nason Ridge via Merritt Lake
15 miles
Nason Ridge - Alpine Tour
22 miles

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