Tag Archives: Grand Ridge

The End in Sight: Grand Ridge To Duthie, Coming Soon (Issaquah, WA)

That’s right. Soon there will be mud-free mountain biking all the way from Grand Ridge to Duthie Hill. Well, maybe not mud-free, but definitely less mud. The long-awaited Grand Ridge bridge-over-muddy water  is nearing completion, courtesy of the Washington Trails … Continue reading

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Meet Me on the Climb: Winter Riding at Grand Ridge (Issaquah, WA)

There’s something lush about Issaquah’s Grand Ridge, even in the summer when the trail is dry. And in the winter, when the singletrack up the ridge and down through the creek bed turns to peanut-butter mud, it’s just as green and … Continue reading

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Slip-Sliding Down Grand Ridge in Issaquah, Washington

Distance: 7 miles Elevation: 1,100′ Conditions: Grab your towel and take the plunge—the NW trails are in perfect condition for delivering a thorough coating of mud. Thanks to several days of uncommonly harsh weather, I had my first grimy ride … Continue reading

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