Greenridge paved bicycle route
Length: 38 miles. Surface: Paved (and/or chip sealed) road with 4’ paved shoulders along Highway 20.
Description: Starting from the west end of the Indian Ford ride (see above), a relatively steady but easy climb past Black Butte on NF-11, through open Ponderosa and incense cedar forests, with especially rewarding views of the Sisters on the fast return descent. At the end of Indian Ford Road, take NF-11 right, up and around Black Butte into Jefferson County to the end of the pavement, for a total of 38 miles if returning along the same route, and 35 miles if the return to Sisters is via Hwy 20 where it intersects NF Rd 11. Approximately 2000’ in elevation gain.
Access: Follow directions for the Indian Ford Loop to the intersection of Indian Ford Rd and NF Rd 11.