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Kneible Springs

Near: Mt Hood National ForestOR (Weather)
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22 Difficulty: More Difficult Trail
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Trail Description Northwest Forest Pass Required. Eight mile Loop trail that can be connected to another 13-15 miles. Well maintained trails shared with mountian bikers. Three seasonal water crossings, loop trail takes you through forested areas, replanted clear cuts and high meadows, great place to ride young horses. Breath taking views of Mt Hood, Mt Adams and on good days Mt Rainer and Mt St. Helens. Access to major trail systems also. Several trails off of the main system offer more difficult sections that are not maintained by USFS. No fee, first come, first serve.
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Campground 6 sites, 4 sites have four 4-horse corrals, remaining sites have good trees for highlines or portable corrals. Fire rings, picnic tables, pull through and backin trailer spots. Water trough for stock, depending on time of year water is potable.
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Directions Access from Hwy 35 to FS road 44 East or from Dufur take FS44 West. Take FS 1710 and follow signs.
This information was provided by Jwallace on 4/21/2004 11:14:03 AM

Notes on Difficulty Rating:  
 Easy
(Gently sloping or level terrain; trails are groomed or wide open; shallow or no creek crossings. ) 
 More Difficult (Moderate hills over consistent surface; possibly some narrow trails and short steeper slopes) 
 Rigorous (Easy to More Difficult for rider but physically challenging for horse such as on a level surface through deep sand) 
 Challenging (Possible rocky, uneven surface, steep slopes, uncleared trails, faster flowing streams and other obstacles that lead to more difficult riding for rider and horse)

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