Hood River Training Routes

Here you will find gravel routes, near Hood River, Oregon, that do not meet our 4 or 5 star criteria (but are still really fun to ride) or have not been fully investigated by us. Many of the routes on this page have been contributed by local Hood River riders.

The descriptions are brief, the mapping detail is less and the route accuracy is not guaranteed.  Please leave us a comment regarding the route you did and what you thought.  Thanks!


Map Legend

Black = unknown surface type
Red = paved road
Brown = gravel / dirt road
Blue = single track
Purple = paved bike path / roubaix

Hood River Mountain Loop (Short)

The shorter of the two versions of the Hood River Mountain Loop. And … yes, it still works you on the climb!  By JeffP.
Loop: 22 miles / 2600 ft gain / ~ 40 % gravel
Difficulty: Easier+
The Start: Park and Ride lot at junction of Highway 35 and Old Highway 30.
Cue Sheet / GPX file / TCX file

Hood River Mountain Loop (Long)

Get your climbing legs on, this route will work you.  Fun, paved descent. By JeffP.
Loop: 29 miles / 3400 ft gain / ~ 40 % gravel
Difficulty: Moderate
The Start: Park and Ride lot at junction of Highway 35 and Old Highway 30.
Cue Sheet / GPX file / TCX file

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