Ride Category: Loop
Ride Type Ratio: 30% gravel road, 70% single track
Ride Distance: 18-ish miles
Ride Time: 2.5 - 4 hours
Trailhead Directions: Take exit 95 off I-5. Follow Littlerock Road for a
few miles to the Waddell Creek Road intersection, turn right. Continue to the
next intersection with Sherman Valley Rd, this is "The Y".
Route Description: From 'The Y" follow Sherman Valley Road to C-Line
on the left, climb C-Line up to C-7000 on the right, climb up C-7000 to the
intersection with C-4000 and take a hard right through the yellow gate up to
the Capitol Peak towers, 2659'. Head towards the east towers and follow the
steep and technical rock section a couple hundred yards down to the trail
intersection and turn left. Follow trail to C-4000 and take the immediate right
back onto Trail #30 (not marked, just stay right). Follow Trail #30 down to
the 3rd trail intersection with Trail #20. At this point either go straight on Trail
#20 to the road and turn right onto C-8200 and follow down to the right and
then turn right again on Noschka Road and head back to your car....or....suck
it up and turn right onto Mount Molly Porter #3 and take it up to where it
crosses C-Line road and turns into Trail #40. Follow Trail #40 up and over
Mt Molly, at the bottom turn left on the old road that goes right back to
Waddell Creek Road and your car.
Ride Summary: Great ride. Good climb with a little puker on C-7000,
incredible views and a fun technical descent with lots of berms on #30.
Dedicated to A. Cool, a tough-ass-rider who knows how to bounce back
from a crash.
Ride Submitted By: firstname.lastname@example.org