Mount Emily is a popular ORV area so the road is often shared with motorized users. There are several non-motorized trails in this area, though more challenging. This ride is rewarded with stunning views. There is camping available here as well.
How to get there:
Take I-84 west from La Grande 17 miles to Forest Road #31, the Mount Emily Road. Follow Road #31 for 18 miles to the junction of Forest Road #3120. There is no designated parking. The camping/picnic area is approximately 3.5 miles south on Road #3120.