The climb can be a little brutal depending on how far down in Phil’s you started. This trail can also get pretty blown out on the lower sections as the steep terrain makes for some speedy downhill action.
While Upper Whoops is a two way trail, when you’re climbing keep your ear buds out and pay attention for downhill riders — they are naturally going to be moving very fast.
Sixty second clip of mountain biking the Upper Whoops trail in Bend, Oregon.
This trail is maintained by Central Oregon Trail Alliance.