When you live in Central Oregon, hiking and horseback riding is a year-round sport no matter what the temperature or the conditions. In that spirit, Brian Jennings takes us on a tour of some new trails that have been created in the Cline Buttes Recreation Area in this week’s Great Outdoors.
Katy Bryce has written a a great mountain bike handbook featuring 46 select singletrack routes around Bend. Mountain Bike: Bend features rides for all skill levels with detailed topographic maps along with mileage logs, natural history, ecology and geology of the area and local tips for post-ride food and drinks. Whether you want to ride through the forest or navigate a technical, rocky ridgeline, you’ll find it all in this great handbook!