Cycling in Pendleton Explore Pendleton Oregon by Bike
~ Explore Pendleton On 2 Wheels ~
Below are some routes we have put together for you to enjoy!
The rolling wheat fields of Pendleton and the nearby Blue Mountains offer wonderful routes, uncrowded roads and beautiful scenery. Visit PendletonOnWheels.org for more information on weekly rides, special events, and cycling routes in and around Pendleton. Think there’s no good mountain biking in the wheat fields of Eastern Oregon? Think again! This area hosts the Echo Red to Red XC race every March, with more than 500 racers riding 25 miles of single-track meandering through farmland hills west of Pendleton. Mountain bikers will also enjoy the new Pendleton Adventure Trail Recreation Area (PATRA) near the Eastern Oregon Regional Airport. Eight trails cover 16 miles of track, from easy to very challenging.
Pendleton Adventure Trails Recreation Area
Pendleton now has a trail system for mountain biking, walking/hiking, or trail running. It’s called Pendleton Adventure Trails and Recreation Area (PATRA). With 6 trails to choose from, you can cover about 18 miles through the fields located just below the Pendleton Airport. There is a 2 mile easy loop for beginning mountain bikers. The […]
Umatilla – Union County Loop over the Blues!
135 Miles This route starts traveling towards the Walla Walla Valley along the base of the Blue Mountains. At Weston head up and over Tollgate where the views are spectacular! Drop down into Elgin and travel along the Grande Rhonde River through Imbler heading into LaGrande. The loop takes you back over the Mountains and […]
Hat Rock, Walla Walla & Wheatfield Loop
120 Miles This route will take you from Pendleton to Hat Rock State Park, northeast along the Columbia River into the Walla Walla Valley famous for sweet onions and big red wines, some beautiful small towns and wheat country back into historic Pendleton. Suggested Stops… Hat Rock State Park – The park is a desert […]
The Southern Blue Mountain Scenic Loop
140 Miles Heading South from Pendleton you will go through the lumber mill city of Pilot Rock up over Battle Mountain and then drop down into a beautiful valley where the small town of Ukiah sits. Heading east from Ukiah you will go through some of the most beautiful sections of the Umatilla National Forest […]