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Climb high in the community forest.


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Map Key

1.1

Miles

1.8

KM

Point to Point

1,054' 321 m

High

663' 202 m

Low

410' 125 m

Up

27' 8 m

Down

7%

Avg Grade (4°)

16%

Max Grade (9°)

Dogs Leashed

Description

This trail climbs up from Community Forest Loop Road #8 to the highest reaches of the community forest and accesses a few trails along the way. At the bottom, it contains a small piece of the Arcata Ridge Trail. Take a right at the first junction with the Ridge Loop Trail #13 to continue on the Arcata Ridge Trail. One could also choose to take #13.5, which makes the rest of the loop, although it doesn't connect up with #13 much. Further along, there is an access trail to Lower Janes Creek Trail #6, which is steep as it crosses the creek, then Upper Janes Creek Trail #7, which is not so much. At the top, the trail makes a little loop with access to Long Loop Trail #17 (hikers only).

This trail is very popular with mountain bikes, so be sure to watch for them when it gets narrow at the top. Horses may also use the trail.

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Shared By:

Valerie Norton

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