Mt. Brown Bonzai Trail Loop

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Mt. Brown Bonzai Trail Loop is a 4.6 mile loop trail located near Falls City, Oregon that features a great forest setting and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for mountain biking and is accessible year-round.

DISTANCE
4.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1309 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

mountain biking

forest

views

muddy

A mountain bike only trail with everything for every rider. From the main gate head north towards the trees, cross the road and up Socialist Valley Rd (probably not marked) to second gate. Follow fire road (don't go left on to Rickreall Rd, probably not marked) until you come to the basic training park. Take a few moments to practice on whatever obstacle you want (if you are into that & have the right bike), at least try the practice see-saw. Follow the fire road to the top of Mt. Brown (last 300 feet is single track), total climb is about 1,250 ft. Once on top, follow the single track to your left, at the "Y" go left for the easier trail, right is a black trail. Now enjoy 2.5 miles of downhill single track. On this trail, all jumps and obstacles have a ride around so you can try them or not. All jumps have manufactured landings. You'll cross the fire road at least twice, so look out for riders at those points. The trails are marked in places. Last 300 ft might be muddy. You will end your ride at the 2nd gate.

mountain biking
1 month ago

Very nice,,,,, for mountain bike
I love. It

mountain biking
2 months ago

Loved the place. Sick downhill single tracks with A LOT to choose from. I used a beater Specialized and that got the job done on this puppy. Definitely going back again!

mountain biking
6 months ago

hiking
10 months ago

So is this a hiking spot or mountain biking only?

Friday, December 04, 2015

even though I've not hiked nor biked this trail the photo makes it welcoming,I think I might should try in my future to explore here

mountain biking
Wednesday, November 18, 2015

hiking
Saturday, November 30, 2013

This place usually isn't called mt. Brown but locally it's known as black rock

mountain biking
Monday, December 10, 2012

Previous poster is an idiot, it is clearly posted as a mtn bike only area. But it is spectacular. Well laid out by lots of volunteers, tons of jumps, wood features and huge drops. Highly recommended!!! Check out http://brmba.org/ for more info