This is a challenging mostly rocky trail.
Riding in a northeast direction from Trailhead #1, begin climbing the west side of Blue Ridge Mountain through a forest of pines, junipers, and shrub. Between Trailhead #1 and the top of Blue Ridge Mountain, the trail meets one end of the Blue Ridge Cave Trail. Between Trailhead #2 and Billy Creek, the trail meets the connector trail that meets up with Springs Trail.
How to get there:
From Lakeside, drive toward McNary on Highway 260. Turn left on Buck Springs Road. Drive 0.6 miles. Turn left onto FR 182. Drive 1.5 miles. Turn left onto FR 187. Drive 0.3 miles to trailhead #2 on the right. To reach trailhead #1, continue driving for approximately 3 miles. Trailhead #1 is on the left.
Nearest town is Lakeside. Brilliant wildflowers & lots of views. Bring extra water. USDA Forest Service, Lakeside Ranger District - 520.368.5111