Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   > > >

Pacific Northwest Idaho | Oregon | Washington | Alaska

User Tag List

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-15-10, 04:09 PM   #1
gageplate
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: seattle, WA
Bikes:
Posts: 136
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
burke gilman closed

Hi All, Just found out the burke gilman trail is closed from about NE 155th-NE 142nd (Lake Foreset Park area) due to a mud slide. Paper say's that area will be closed through the weekend. I would like to ride the trail as far as possible so i am wondering if anybody can help me with directions with where to get off and where to get back on. When i look at a map, i don't really see a direct route. Wondering if anybody that rides the trail daily can help. Thanks.

Last edited by gageplate; 01-15-10 at 04:12 PM.
gageplate is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-10, 08:07 PM   #2
SalParadise
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Bikes:
Posts: 19
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Why don't you try this:

http://www.mapmyride.com/route/us/wa...26369387551037

You'll have to go on some of the small roads off of the Burke Gilman, and then a little on Rt-522. The small roads are pretty quiet and bike friendly. You could also take Rt-522 from a little further south, but it's a little busier. It's all what you're comfortable with.

Have fun!
SalParadise is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-10, 10:11 PM   #3
Bogester
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Bikes:
Posts: 327
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
There's a side road right next to the trail that detours around the landslide. I was there today and it's a pretty easy go-around.
Bogester is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:27 PM.