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Starker Forest Bike Ride

A short loop ride with great views over a clear cut area of the MacDunn forest.
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 9.2 miles
Duration: 1-3 hours

Overview :  This is a fun ride up some forest roads deep into the Starker Forest portion of MacDunn. The descent is a great ride with views over ... more »

Tips:  Directions:
Heading out of town on Oak Creek Road take a left onto Skillings Road and use the GPS track to find your starting point.

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Points of Interest

1. Start of Ride

Pull over on the side of the road and start your ride here. You'll head up the road a little further than pass around a gate and follow Alder Creek up into the hills.

2. Intersection

Take a left at this road intersection. You'll be traversing a ridge for a while and then have a really fun descent on forest service roads.

3. Viewpoint

Some good views over the forests and possibly a rainblow like we saw!

4. Single Track

Take a left here for a fun descent of some single track back to a paved road. This may or may not be private property so be aware. Check local maps before heading down this route. I believe if you keep following the logging road downhill you will pop out on Cardwell Hill Drive but at a lower elevation so you'll have to bike uphill again to... More

5. Take a Left Onto Oak Creek

Take a left onto Oak Creek and then take a left again on Skillings Road to return to your vehicle.