Winchester Wasteway - Potholes - caroleschuh added this area
Royal City, WA
Riders have logged 5.98 miles & 2.62 hours here.
TOP TRAIL RIDER: caroleschuh logged 5.98 miles.
Driving DirectionsClick the icon for directions in google.
From Othello drive approximately 20 miles west on Highway 26 and turn right (north) on Highway 262. From Royal City drive approximately two miles east and turn left (north) on Highway 262. Follow 262 for five - six miles as it curves to the east. Turn left (north) on Rd C and go three miles to the parking area at the end of the road.
This very large riding area is bordered on the west by irrigated farms and on the east by Potholes Reservoir. The country varies from wetlands to sage and sand dunes. It is a beautifully rugged area. If you ride in summer, get an early start before it gets too hot.
12,000 acres of sand dunes, ponds, and sloughs resulting from the Missoula Ice Age Floods of 15,000 – 17,000 years ago. Two abandoned visible negotiable barbed wire fences run north/south one mile east and one mile west of parking lot.
Many thanks to TrailMeister user caroleschuh for sharing this excellent horse riding area!
A Discover Pass is needed for the parking area.