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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
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  • State land
  • Native/Tribal
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Some of Moab's best enduro riding and most spectacular scenery, located so close to town you don't even need a car. Hit Ahab for a quick loop after work, session it a few times, or hit Jackson's for incredible views of the Colorado River.

      NOTE: No ebikes or motors of any kind on the singletrack!
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      eBikes Allowed: No
      Spring Lake google parking directions
      Region Supporters & Maintainers
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      Local Trail Association
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #50
      State Ranking
      #6
      Trails
      19
      Total Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent
      5,223 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,065 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,119 ft
      Reports
      106
      Photos
      272
      Ridden Counter
      6,524

      Photos of Amasa Back Mountain Bike

      112 |
      Jan 19, 2018 @ 2:01pm
      Jan 19, 2018
      Captain Ahab (lower)
      trail: Pothole Arch
      26 |
      Jan 7, 2018 @ 12:14pm
      Jan 7, 2018
      Pothole Arch, Moab
      trail: HyMasa
      95 |
      Jan 18, 2017 @ 2:52pm
      Jan 18, 2017
      HyMasa, Moab
      236 |
      Jan 18, 2017 @ 2:33pm
      Jan 18, 2017
      Captain Ahab (lower)
      more photos »

      Videos of Amasa Back Mountain Bike

      TOPO BROS // Moab, UT
      2:05 | 138 | Feb 21, 2018
      Captain Ahab upper and lower
      1:02 | 40 | Feb 11, 2018
      captain ahab
      5:23 | 37 | Jan 15, 2018
      'Utah, get me 2'
      4:14 | 45 | Oct 18, 2017
      more videos »

      Recent Comments

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      user #1329842shred-hardertrailCaptain Ahab (lower)This trail can be difficult due to short...
      Mar 30, 2018 @ 12:55pm
      Mar 30, 2018
      user #1329842shred-hardertrailJacksonThis trail is definitely a step up in...
      Mar 30, 2018 @ 12:27pm
      Mar 30, 2018
      user #1496394ZachjacksontrailCaptain Ahab (upper)Good downhill with some big rock drops.
      Mar 24, 2018 @ 8:29pm
      Mar 24, 2018
      user #1062352Hbrown15trailJacksonJackson is definitely more technically...
      Feb 26, 2018 @ 6:56pm
      Feb 26, 2018
      user #771356IamZOSOtrailCaptain Ahab (lower)If this is double black, then Jackson's is as...
      Feb 25, 2018 @ 7:46am
      Feb 25, 2018
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      Recent Activity

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      user #33405bluemanwishlisttrailCaptain Ahab (upper)
      Apr 19, 2018 @ 7:03pm
      1 hours
      user #1350285jessethaddridelogApr 19, 2018 ride log
      Apr 19, 2018 @ 5:40pm
      3 hours
      user #1167049DocCiscoaddridelogOct 20, 2017 ride log
      Apr 19, 2018 @ 1:53pm
      7 hours
      user #988940gphilvmi08addridelogApr 19, 2018 ride log
      Apr 19, 2018 @ 1:12pm
      7 hours
      user #1477907Mbrady25wishlisttrailCaptain Ahab (lower)
      Apr 19, 2018 @ 10:11am
      10 hours
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