Mountain Biking in Wenatchee River Road, Wenatchee, Washington USA

Trail length:
Best biking season:
Early spring to late fall
Wenatchee is the largest city of Chelan County, located in North Central Washington and lies on the west side of the Columbia River. The city is also known as the Apple Capital of the world, due to the valley's many apple cultivations.

Wenatchee River Road is located on the Cascade Mountain, before Wenatchee Lake. It is 8.5 mi/13.6 km long, out and back and has an elevation gain of 720 ft/219 m. The best time to bike this trail is from early spring to late fall and it is suitable for all skill levels. However there are a few steep climbs and descents that need caution if you are a beginner.

Wenatchee River Road is a great ride that follows the river with some great spots for camping or picnic. During spring, there is a wide variety of wildflowers that grow along the road side. Don’t forget to take with you plenty of water, energy snacks, a map and a compass.