16 miles
788 ft
-4,518 ft
Avg time
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Summit Lake Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Elkhorn Mountains
    Baker City, Oregon
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    Late Spring thru Early Fall
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking

Steep chutes and roots early on, with some loose switch backs to keep you on your toes. High risk maneuvers if you decide to stay on your bike for early portions of the descent. A Summit Lake stop is a must here; it's easily one of the most scenic parts of the Pacific Northwest. Halfway through the descent, the trail open goes from singletrack to double track, but the speed ramps up and the corners remain very loose.

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More Stats for Summit Lake Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -3,730 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,583 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,454 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,454 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,723 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    11 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,367 ft
  • Avg time
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Avg: 3 (2 votes)

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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to summit-lake-trail-35372 trailhead (44.872830, -118.218160)
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