The North Ridge Trail on Marys Peak is one of the more remote trails on the peak. The full length of the trail is 6.4 miles but the most common route begins at the Woods Creek Trailhead, 2.0 miles in. From the Woods Creek trailhead, the trail is 4.4 miles to reach Marys Peak Day Use and the top of this popular peak.
This shared use trail is also part of a popular mountain biking loop*. Climbing the North Ridge is challenging and the descent steep with switchbacks and some technical areas.
* Closed to biking annually October 15 to May 15.
Check out the Official Route.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.