1.2 miles
Distance
48 ft
Climb
-771 ft
Descent
00:06:13
Avg time

Jacobs Ladder Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Global Ranking
    #5358

Downhill trail that has some rocky sections, a few power slides, and tight switch backs at the bottom. Technically there is no official way to access it outside hike-a-bike up, but most use the old Alpine Perimeter track from Peak View.

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More Stats for Jacobs Ladder mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -723 ft
  • Altitude min
    1.1 miles
  • Altitude max
    1.2 miles
  • Altitude start
    1.2 miles
  • Altitude end
    1.1 miles
  • Grade
    -11.133%
  • Grade max
    -48.416%
  • Grade min
    11.296%
  • Distance climb
    938 ft
  • Distance down
    1.0 miles
  • Distance flat
    106 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:13
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Status:
on Oct 28, 2016
Dry
Avg: 4.55 (20 votes)

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Jacobs Ladder Trail Reports

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Oct 28, 2016 @ 12:14pm
Oct 28, 2016
Oct 19, 2016 @ 10:25am
Oct 19, 2016
Excellent conditions.
Oct 18, 2016 @ 9:32am
Oct 18, 2016
Best conditions on Jacobs in quite some time
Sep 15, 2016 @ 9:02am
Sep 15, 2016
Damp. Mostly ok. Some signs of new damage from bike tires on the lower switchbacks.
Aug 6, 2016 @ 8:03pm
Aug 6, 2016
Corner Canyon fire made it up to Jacob's Ladder. Sections of the trail pass right through the burned stuff and it smells terrible.
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Sep 27, 2016 @ 4:37pm
Sep 27, 2016
Jacobs Ladder, Salt Lake City
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Jacobs Ladder, Salt Lake City
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May 23, 2016 @ 8:06pm
May 23, 2016
Jacobs Ladder, Taylorsville
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May 23, 2016 @ 7:51pm
May 23, 2016
| 4 comments Jacobs Ladder, Riverton

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