All photos by Outdoor Project Contributor, Brant Hansen
|Pros: Huge vistas. Long ride. Fast descents.
Cons: Often busy.
Preferable Season(s): Summer, Fall
Day-Use/Parking Pass Required: Not Required
Dogs allowed?: No
|Total Distance: 11.40 mi (18.35 km)
Terrain Difficulty: GREEN
Trailhead Elev.: 9,732 ft (2,966 m)
Net Elev. Gain: 850 ft (259 m)
Trail Uses: Hiking, Biking
Trail type: One-way/Shuttle
The Wasatch Crest Mountain Bike Trail near Salt Lake City is consistently ranked among Utah's top mountain bike trails, but it also easily measures up against as one of the America's best mountain bike rides. You won’t get very far down the trail before you realize why.