Malden, WA to Harrison, ID 60.3 mi | 2,575 ft A terrific 60 mile day on the final stretch of the John Wayne and the beginning of the Coeur D’Alenes.
Lind, WA to Malden, WA 80.3 mi | 3,543 ft Given the persistent heatwave and soft conditions on the John Wayne Pioneer Trail, we re-routed another day. Campsite: Malden Community Park
Ellensburg, WA to Beverly Royal City, WA 56.8 mi | 2,497 ft We’ll be honest. Today was hard. We rode 57 miles in 105 degree heat through the high plateau of central Washington, including 20 miles that were absolutely remote. Campsite: ORV Park at Beverly Dunes
North Bend, WA to Ellensburg, WA 66 mi | 1,142 ft A super hot, dusty, 66 mile day – from the top of Snoqualmie Pass down into the baking grasslands of central Washington State. Campsite: KOA Campground
Interagency Academy Seattle, WA to North Bend, WA 51.5 mi | 3,524 ft The John Wayne Pioneer Trail does not disappoint. After 43 truly mixed terrain miles from downtown Seattle, we hit the JWPT and rolled another 10 miles to a perfect campsite. Campsite: Alice Creek Campground