Originally Posted by bikieboy
about 45 miles to the Dovre BLM campground. A beautiful and quiet ride (other than the first few miles out of Hillsboro). A pretty good climb for about 6 miles or so up over the crest, then down the Nestucca to the Dovre campground.
i think the climb out of carlton to dovre is longer than 6 miles. the climb starts just a few miles out of carlton and from there it's all uphill. some parts mellow, other parts steeper.
my girlfriend, housemate and i just did this ride a few weeks ago. we had a blast...