Dufur & Friend (Tygh Valley Start)

Training Route / by Captain ‘O’

This route is the little cousin of the 5 Star route Dufur & Friend (thus, the reason for relegation to Training Route status). It is a great ride rolling through wheat and hay fields, climbing into the Mt. Hood National forest (on gravel and a rugged single lane paved road) and giving back with a 6 mile “let go of the brakes” descent. We have ridden this route and love it!

Adventure / Gravel Route

– Loop: 35 miles / 2800 ft gain
– Surface: ~ 35 % gravel, 65% paved
eBike Friendly: Yes
– Location: ~ Maupin, OR
– Course by: Cycle Oregon
– Published: November 2019



The Start

Wasco County Fairgrounds / Hunt park. Flush toilets and water. Camping.
Lat / Long: 45.253073, -121.207776


Cue Sheet / GPX file / TCX file


Red = paved road
Brown = gravel / dirt road

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