Ride with GPS route
Distance and elevation gain: 51 miles; 3100' of climbing.
Directions: Travel east on Harlan Road for 0.6 miles. Turn south on Grant Creek Road (NF-3109) for 0.2 miles. Turn west on Hilltop Road (NF-31) (mile mark 0) and travel 12.9 miles to 3-way intersection. Turn north on 1000 Line Road and travel 5.2 miles. Turn right on South Bay Road and travel 1.2 miles. Turn left on Butler Bridge Road and travel ~1 mile to Toledo. From Toledo, head east on Elk City Road for 9 miles to Elk City. Then travel east on Harlan Road for 19 miles.
Optional Gopher Loops: Between mile mark 4.7 and mile mark 10.5 on NF-31 are possible alternative routes using Bull Run Road, Gopher Ridge Road, 1000 Line Road, and Gopher Creek Road. See the descriptions here: Gopher Loops.
Optional extension to Newport: The route can be extended via and out-and-back to Newport on South Bay Road. The total distance and elevation gain of this option is 79 miles with 4100' of climbing. See Ride with GPS Route.