Guided rides with Cog Wild are a great way to get some epic riding and an insiders view of this bucket list mountain bike destination.
With a shuttle assisted guided ride, we figure out the logistics and take you to the goods; you spend less time grinding up, and more time shredding down. Ride the classic trails: Alpine, Dead Mountain, Hardesty and Lawler, and some of the lesser known gems including Timpanogas, Moon Point, Bunchgrass, Grasshopper, Tire Mountain, Cloverpatch and Eula.
Guided Ride Options:
Coming to Oakridge with a crew? Book a van and guide for a full or half day. Traveling solo? Consider a guided ride on Alpine or Dead Mountain. If you have something else in mind, drop us a line, we’re here to fuel the stoke.
Van and Guide for a Full Day
Van and Guide for a Half Day
Dead Mountain Guided Ride
What to Expect
Experienced beginner to expert options. The variety of trails offers something for riders of all skill levels.
Terrain & Trails
Narrow, fast, slow, smooth, rocky, rooty, steep and beautiful describe all the trails in Oakridge. You’ll ride through a wide variety of ecosystems and habitats – granddaddy old-growth stands, second growth Doug Firs, recent clear cuts, giant ferns, wildflower filled meadows, cold creek crossings, log bridges, exposure and rock outcroppings.
Recommended Clothing & Gear
- Hydration pack or backpack for carrying water, extra food and clothing. Bring a rain shell if rain is forecasted.
- Helmets are required for all rides.
Be ready to share the following information upon booking:
During the reservation process please be ready to share the following for each rider:
- Age of minors
- Each rider’s mountain bike skill land fitness levels: beginner, intermediate or advanced and any additional details you would like your guide to know about you & your group.
- Allergies, dietary or medical restrictions.
The Willamette Mountain Mercantile rents Santa Cruz and Ibis bicycles. Check out their website or call 541-782-1800. Please check that they have a rental bike available for the day you’d like before booking a guided ride.