Rubber to the Road.com is a collection of favorite bicycle rides in the Portland, Oregon area — the online companion to
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Length: 71 Miles
Elevation Gain: 5172 ft
There is no mistaking just what you’ll be doing on this ride by looking at the profile. Larch Madness really only has one blip on the radar. And it’s the biggest climb with the highest elevation in this series. Topping out at 4045 ft, it dwarfs its nearest competitor by about 2200 ft. However the climb itself is spectacular, as is the incredible view at the top. (read more).