1 miles
505 ft
-67 ft
1 miles
High Point
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Sturgis Fork Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Siskiyou Crest
    Grants Pass, Oregon
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • Season
    June - October
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    US Forest Service

Short, steep climb from Sturgis Trailhead up to the Boundary Trail. This trail is mostly rideable in both directions, but is generally used as an access to the Boundary Trail and the Mount Elijah area. Black rating is mostly due to steepness of the trail.

Access Info

From Grants Pass, travel south on Highway 238 to Thompson Creek Road. Turn right on Thompson Creek Road (right before the Applegate bridge), When the road changes to Carberry Creek Road and the pavement turns to gravel, turn right on Forest Road 1020 (Sturgis Fork). Proceed along Forest Road 1020 for 7.5 miles and turn right on Forest Road 1020-600. Follow Forest Road 1020-600 for approximately 0.5 mile to spur on left that enters the Sturgis Fork trailhead. Forest Road 1020-600 is best in a 4wd vehicle.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Sturgis Fork Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    438 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,992 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,992 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,431 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    4,411 ft
  • Distance down
    1,098 ft
  • Distance flat
    411 ft
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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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