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      A rare treat in the San Rafael Swell: beginner-intermediate singletrack! This trail is great: interesting but not too technical, and spectacular views into the Good Water canyon and the San Rafael Gorge. The singletrack that traces the rim of the Good Water side-canyon is about 17 miles, and taking the dirt roads back to make a loop adds about 5 more miles. Free parking at either end, or you can start from the middle. Lots of BLM camp areas. This entire area is called the "Wedge" by the local BLM and is a special recreation area. As of 2015 Oct there were no fees for camping. There area about 14 designated BLM camps within the Wedge recreation area with about 6 camp sites on the actual Wedge rim, but the BLM has been adding more from time to time. Closest town for fuel/food/emergencies is Castledale and is about 20m from the Wedge Overlook.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Parking for Wedge overlook and the Good Water Trail google parking directions
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      Open on Mar 10, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,574
      State Ranking
      #55
      Trails
      13
      Total Distance
      51 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      20 miles
      Total Descent
      4,248 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,966 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,547 ft
      Reports
      20
      Photos
      7
      Ridden Counter
      535

      Photos of Good Water Rim Mountain Bike

      58 |
      Mar 27, 2017 @ 11:34am
      Mar 27, 2017
      Good Water Camp, Green River
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      Mar 26, 2017 @ 12:02pm
      Mar 26, 2017
      28 |
      Mar 26, 2017 @ 12:02pm
      Mar 26, 2017
      246 |
      Aug 26, 2015 @ 7:52am
      Aug 26, 2015
      Good Water Rim (E), Green River
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