Loop one is made up of 4 trails. Starting from the SE corner if the parking lot at the Welcome center, proceed to Widow Maker Way and follow it to Hares Canyon, bear right at the junction. Continue to the Banks Vernonia trail, turn right. Continue till you come upon an unnamed trail on your right. This will be Timber Beast. Follow Timber Beast back to Brooke Creek Trail, turn left and you are back!
Trail length is 2.4 miles+- with an elevation gain of 384. This hike is a low moderate hike. Trail surface is hard packed and along BV trail it is asphalt.