Baker County Oregon is a bicyclists paradise with three Oregon Scenic Byways, lots of scenic backroads and great biking events including Baker County’s signature cycling event, the Baker City Cycling Classic a 3-day, 4-stage bicycle race in Baker City and the surrounding Elkhorn Mountains .
The Baker City Cycling Classic is headquartered at Baker High School in Baker City, making for racer-friendly logistics. The scenic road stages are challenging and allow for strategic racing, but a no-time-cut policy means that newer riders can focus on finishing. The spectator-friendly time trial and criterium create an exciting atmosphere for participants, teams, and family. With quality fields from all over the Western US and Canada. For more information about the Baker City Cycling Classic including course routes and registration information visit their website at bakercitycycling.org.
For those more interested in mountain biking, Baker County has a variety of mountain bike trails for riders of all skill levels. For more information including trail maps visit the Wallowa Whitman National Forest’s website.
For guided tours and shuttle services Range Tour and Shuttle Company offers fun, safe and scenic mountain bike tours and shuttles throughout beautiful and rugged Baker County, including family tours, half and full day tours, and biker / hiker / backpacker Elkhorn Crest shuttles.
If it’s just a beautiful ride through the country on open roads with little or no traffic and stunning views around every corner that you’re looking for, Baker County’s endless back roads and three scenic byways offer plenty of great cycling opportunities including three Scenic byways and the Grand Tour Scenic Bikeway .
Biking Trails – Cycling Routes
Scenic Bikeways- traveloregon.com
Other Biking Links
Baker City Cycling Classic