Joseph Canyon

Grande Ronde River

Grande Ronde Valley

Description

If you happen to be in the Wallowas area with a couple days to kill this ride is spectacular. It's a perfectly balanced ride, with excellent ratios of climbing to descending and gravel to pavement. The difficult climb out of the Grand Ronde River presents you with an amazing view of Joseph Canyon; ample payment for your hard work.

Highlights

Grand Ronde River, cable cars, Lostine General Store, Joseph Canyon, Flora (ghost town). Troy has a great restaurant, bar and campground

Important

This is a relatively short ride, though the only place to get supplies is in Troy. 

Surface

Paved and dirt

TIRES

35c min.

Length

2-4 days/128 miles

Season

Summer and early fall