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  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • popular
  • less popular
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      American Fork Canyon, just south and east of Salt Lake City.

      You must purchase a pass for recreation in American Fork Canyon.

      There are many campsites available in American Fork Canyon:
      Altamont, Granite Flat, Holman Flat, Little Mill, Mount Timpanogos, North Mill, Salamander Flat, Theatre-in-the-Pines, and Timpooneke.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Lower Mill Canyon google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 14
      • 1
      • 16
      • 21
      • 3
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 1 days

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      59
      Trails Mountain Bike
      56
      Trails E-Bike
      43
      Trails Hike
      57
      Trails Trail Running
      56
      Trails Horse
      39
      Trails Dirtbike
      41
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      14
      Trails Snowmobile
      4
      Trails Snowshoe
      3
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      120 miles
      Total Descent
      31,794 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,328 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,738 ft
      Reports
      448
      Photos
      240
      Ridden Counter
      6,399

      Photos of American Fork Canyon Mountain Bike

      94 |
      Aug 9, 2017 @ 9:57pm
      Aug 9, 2017
      70 |
      Aug 9, 2017 @ 9:57pm
      Aug 9, 2017
      trail: Ridge Trail
      357 |
      Dec 28, 2016 @ 10:45pm
      Dec 28, 2016
      trail: Ridge Trail
      169 |
      Sep 28, 2016 @ 7:13pm
      Sep 28, 2016

      Videos of American Fork Canyon Mountain Bike

      Trying to go fast up American fork canyon
      0:58 | 13 | Sep 15, 2019
      American Fork Canyon
      1:30 | 96 | Jun 1, 2018
      The Last Bit.
      2:28 | 95 | Sep 19, 2015
      So Blurry.
      5:29 | 13 | Sep 19, 2015

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Tibble Fork
      May 25, 2020 @ 7:48pm
      May 25, 2020
      Prevalent Mudmarktuttl3Major Water drainage issue, large mud...
      Mud Springs
      May 25, 2020 @ 3:30pm
      May 25, 2020
      Prevalent Mud20Limited15Climb up from 157 is nothing but soup,...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      South Fork Little Deer Creek
      May 27, 2020 @ 10:50pm
      1 days
      Idealrussell-WTrail is dry and not too chewed up yet,...
      Ridge Trail
      May 27, 2020 @ 10:49pm
      1 days
      Idealrussell-WTrail is dry, section after split with...
      Shaffer Fork
      May 27, 2020 @ 7:55am
      2 days
      Freeze/thaw Cyclethomsenboy
      AF Overlook (Pine Hollow Peak)
      May 25, 2020 @ 3:32pm
      May 25, 2020
      Wet20Limited15One spot of Mud close to the begging of...
      Mill Canyon (Upper)
      May 22, 2020 @ 1:20pm
      May 22, 2020
      Variabletallsteve URMB AF Canyon trails are now open for the season.
      Ridge Trail
      May 22, 2020 @ 1:20pm
      May 22, 2020
      Idealtallsteve URMB AF Canyon trails are now open for the season.
      Mill Canyon
      May 22, 2020 @ 1:19pm
      May 22, 2020
      Variabletallsteve URMB AF Canyon trails are now open for the season.
      Tibble Fork (lower)
      May 22, 2020 @ 1:17pm
      May 22, 2020
      Idealtallsteve URMB AF Canyon trails are now open for the season.
      Winter Pass
      May 22, 2020 @ 1:15pm
      May 22, 2020
      Idealtallsteve URMB AF Canyon trails are now open for the season.
      South Fork Little Deer Creek
      May 22, 2020 @ 1:14pm
      May 22, 2020
      Idealtallsteve URMB AF Canyon trails are now open for the season.

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1395404markkh617riddentrailMill Canyon and 4 more
      May 28, 2020 @ 11:05pm
      5 hours
      user #2188951JenmellawishlisttrailRidge Trail
      May 28, 2020 @ 2:57pm
      14 hours
      user #290650shanefinchaddphoto in Orem, Utah, United States
      May 28, 2020 @ 8:17am
      20 hours
      user #1003132russell-WaddreportRidge Trail and 1 more
      May 27, 2020 @ 10:50pm
      1 days
      user #2185137thomsenboyaddreportShaffer Fork
      May 27, 2020 @ 7:55am
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1408546asher-beesontrailEast Ridgecome on people. counterclockwise.
      May 10, 2020 @ 1:41pm
      May 10, 2020
      user #1590184devguydavidreportSilver Flat Connector TrailWith a fat bike for sure.
      Mar 18, 2020 @ 12:30am
      Mar 18, 2020
      user #1880248JkuhnitrailRidge TrailWatch out for the MOOSE! We had to detour to...
      Oct 1, 2019 @ 8:09am
      Oct 1, 2019
      user #119625250trailstrailMill CanyonSo before you embark on a ride in American...
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 9:15pm
      Sep 22, 2019
      user #917298nylestrailRidge TrailAgain with this old guy above, the ridge trail...
      Sep 14, 2019 @ 4:46pm
      Sep 14, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Soldier Hollow 4 14 16.3 km
      Sundance Resort 3 14 3 26.7 km
      Alta 16.8 km
      Lambert Park 11 40 4 16.8 km
      Pleasant Grove Foothills 1 11 10 37.3 km

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