October is cold.

Alvord Desert

Description

I don't know who is responsible for this loop but I first discovered it from a wonderful book, The Cycling Sojouner.

Highlights

Alvord and Crystal Crane hot springs, Alvord Salt FlatsRound Barn, Craters, and of course, the Malheur Nature PreserveThere are lots of hot springs and tons of camping and endless exploring.

IMPORTANT

Water can be limited in later summer

Surface

Dirt and paved

TIRES

32c min.

Length

2-4 days/186.9 miles

Season

Summer through fall