Tum Tum Lollipop (from Wren) v2

About the Tum Tum Lollipop (from Wren) v2

This route begins in Wren, heads west on Harris Road, and completes a lollipop loop through Starker Forests Tum Tum Tree Farm. The route is 26 miles, with 1800' of climbing, and is 89% unpaved.

Essential information

Starting location: Wren ODOT Park and Ride Lot - Located at the intersection of Hwy 20 and Kings Valley Hwy (see location)

Distance & drive time from downtown Corvallis: 11 miles; 17 minutes (see route)

RWGPS route map: 26 miles; +1800'; 89% unpaved

Permit needed: Starker Forests recreation permit (for Tum Tum Tree Farm)

Seasonal considerations: In winter, mile 17.5-18.5 (along the river) is often muddy. The Mudslinger XC Mountain Bike Race is held here annually in April (in 2023, the date is 4/1).

Places on the route

Harris Bridge Vineyards

Harris Covered Bridge (built in 1929) (see location)

"Feuerstein's Castle" (a unique private home) (see location)

Related or similar routes

Beginning in Wren

Beginning in Blodgett

  • Tum Tum Tree Farm

    • v1: 22.4 miles; +2142'; 94% unpaved

    • v2: 19.4 miles; +2019'; 93% unpaved