Houghton is located in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and is considered to be one of the “100 Best Small Towns in America”. The city’s culture and cuisine were influenced by the European immigrants, who reached the area to work in the copper mines. Houghton, due to its location, offers to visitors many recreational moments and a grand variety of sports including hockey, snowmobiling, hiking, mountain biking and climbing.
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Mountain Biking in Pole Ridge Trail, Wenatchee, Washington USA
Pole Ridge Trail is located on the Cascade Mountain, next to Wenatchee Lake. It is 12 mi/19 km long (loop trail) and has an elevation gain of 1680 ft/512 m. The trail for mountain bike is open from spring through fall and is suitable for all skill levels, but a good physical condition is important.
The road is dirt and gravel, in a good condition, but as you ride higher, it gets steeper. At some parts of the trail, there are no trees and you can enjoy some amazing views of the Cascade Mountains and Glacier Peak. Don’t forget to take with you water, energy snacks, a map and a compass.
How to Get to Destination
From downtown Seattle, not far from the airport, the King Street Train Station is a perfect way to get to Wenatchee. The station offers an enclosed waiting area, with restrooms, ATM and a ticket office. It is located on 303 South Jackson Street.
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