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Kiwa Butte Trail

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Trail Snapshot

Report (Date)
Length
1.4 miles
Elevation
202'
Rating
Forecast
This trail has lots of down trees. Riding it will probably mean getting off and climbing over and through tree limbs.

Trail Reports

  • Roger Everett October 26, 2017 at 11:12 pmTwo trees down you'll need to climb over. (Or bunny hop if you've got the skills.)
  • Ryan Pedersen October 25, 2017 at 8:48 pmTrail surface is perfect. 2 trees near the Tyler's intersection ~12 in
  • Ryan Pedersen June 4, 2017 at 9:02 pmNo snow or deadfall makes for some happy riding. Go get yourself some!
  • Robert Rekward May 29, 2017 at 4:54 pmStill just a couple of ride-though patches of snow, and there was one tree down. Otherwise it's good to go.
  • Gina Holmstrom May 21, 2017 at 1:36 pmWalked from road 4613. Tiddlywinks to Kiwa- still deep snow, couldn't even tell where the Kiwa trail was so turned around.
  • Brian Frankle November 19, 2016 at 2:39 pmKiwa has 1-2" of snow. Fat bike had been through prior to our group of 4. Surprisingly tacky.
  • Robert Rekward May 28, 2016 at 7:25 amKiwa is riding great. No trees in the way. It's wide open. Thanks Joe and Terry for opening it up!
 

Trail Description

The Kiwa Butte Trail connect Tiddlywinks to the Tyler’s Traverse and Dinah Moe Humm junction. At only 1.4 miles, it’s a short trail — but it’s 1.4 miles of flowy good times. Roughly half-up and half-down it’s good to ride in either direction. Fast straight-aways, compact corners, and a few rock hits scattered about make it more than just a simple “connection” trail.

This trail is maintained by Central Oregon Trail Alliance.

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Trail Reports » Kiwa Butte

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  1. Roger Everett says:

    Two trees down you’ll need to climb over. (Or bunny hop if you’ve got the skills.)

  2. Ryan Pedersen says:

    Trail surface is perfect. 2 trees near the Tyler’s intersection ~12 in

  3. Ryan Pedersen says:

    No snow or deadfall makes for some happy riding. Go get yourself some!

  4. Still just a couple of ride-though patches of snow, and there was one tree down. Otherwise it’s good to go.

  5. Gina Holmstrom says:

    Walked from road 4613. Tiddlywinks to Kiwa- still deep snow, couldn’t even tell where the Kiwa trail was so turned around.

  6. Brian Frankle says:

    Kiwa has 1-2″ of snow. Fat bike had been through prior to our group of 4. Surprisingly tacky.

  7. Kiwa is riding great. No trees in the way. It’s wide open. Thanks Joe and Terry for opening it up!

  8. Joel Blatt says:

    Albeit fairly easy to get over, 3 trees down mid-trail, but otherwise “riding well.”

  9. Joe Myers says:

    Cleared 9 trees starting at the tiddly intersection. Left 2 large stands of deadfall, and then heard a chainsaw and went on to find a guy named Terry clearing the big trees with a chainsaw. He said he didn’t need any help. My guess is he may have cleared the trail. Thanks Terry!

  10. Tristan S says:

    Lots of deadfall, and lots to climb around. A few of the spots are rideable / have ridearounds but generally, you’re gonna be climbing over stuff.

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