10 miles
1,779 ft
-4,125 ft
1 miles
High Point
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Taneum Ridge Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Taneum Canyon
    Roslyn, Washington
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

The Taneum Ridge Trail begins at Forest Road 3300 and ends at Manastash Ridge Trail #1388.
From Taneum Junction, the trail follows Taneum Ridge and is steep in spots as it gains altitude quickly. At 2 miles, the trail crosses Forest Road 3300 and continues along the ridge to the next junction with 3300 at 4 miles, passing through some clearcuts on the way. Just past the road junction is the junction with the Fishhook Flat Trail 1378. From there the trail begins another steady uphill climb. At 5 miles, the trail levelsoff as it continues to follow the ridge up and down hill. The trail continues straight before switchbacking down the mountainside through scattered trees and meadows. It enters a large saddle in a big clearcut on private land. At 10 miles is the junction with South Fork Taneum Trail 1367. The trail then crosses a logging road and heads uphill. At 10.3 miles, the trail enters old-growth forest and switchbacks up the ridge. At 11.5 miles, the trail levels off on a ridgetop with scattered trees and meadows and soon terminates at its junction with Manastash Ridge Trail 1388.
SETTING: Forest, clearcuts, meadows, ridgetop, subalpine.

Single track motorized trail. Other motor vehicles besides trailbikes are prohibited. Seasonal motorized use closure in effect yearly from April 1 to June 15. This trail may be opened prior to June 15 if conditions permit. It will be posted open on the ground and on this site at the same time.

Access Info

Take I-90 Exit 93 southeast of Cle Elum, WA, turn left and head north to Thorp Prairie Road. Turn right and follow the road east and parallel to the freeway to the junction with Taneum Road. Turn right there, cross over the freeway and take another right, follow Taneum Road, which turns into Forest Road 3300. Continue to the junction of 3300 and spur road 3300-133 and turn left to remain on 3300. The trailhead is a short distance up the road and on the left. Total distance from Cle Elum is about 24 miles.


$5/Vehicle/day or valid Recreation Pass required at trailhead.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Taneum Ridge Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -2,346 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,706 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,052 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,706 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,041 ft
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on Sep 11, 2017
Very Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to taneum-ridge-trail trailhead (47.079372, -121.089721)
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Taneum Ridge Trail Trail Reports

Sep 11, 2017 @ 10:16am
Sep 11, 2017
Good to go but pretty dry, sandy in places.
May 23, 2017 @ 10:55am
May 23, 2017
Seasonal closure til june
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Solo Ride - Taneum Ridge Oct 2017
0:01 | 115 | Oct 2, 2017 , Roslyn
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