Saturday, December 20, 2008

Onterio-Burns Permanent

The route begins in Onterio Oregon where the Snake River opens into a wide green valley. The route follows OR-20 west on the Central Oregon Highway and along the Malhuer River Valley to Burns Oregon. The only business before the route end is at Juntura where there is a small cafe called the Oasis. After that it is hot, dry, windy desert. There is a rest stop, Buchanan Springs, eastbound with westbound signing and access 24 miles east of Burns at milepost 155.9. There are restrooms, picnic tables, drinking water, and accessible facilities.

RUSA Permanent Number: Pending

Ride History:

Starting Location: Onterio, Oregon

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Elevation Profiles
Onterio-Burns elevation gain 4,872 feet
Onterio-Burns elevation profile

Burns-Onterio elevation gain 2,959 feet
Onterio-Burns elevation profile

Route Sheets: There are spread sheets or html sheets or print ready PDF sheets for each direction. Use the spreadsheet tabs to select the desired route.

Bikely Maps:
Onterio to Burns
Burns to Onterio

Route Map

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