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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Shuttleable: YES
      Land Status: National Forest
      Land Manager: uinta-wasatch-cache national forest
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      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of May 7, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      14
      Trails Mountain Bike
      11
      Trails Hike
      14
      Trails Trail Running
      13
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent
      3,671 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,585 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,998 ft
      Reports
      502
      Photos
      110
      Ridden Counter
      7,592

      Photos of Little Cottonwood Canyon Mountain Bike

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      Oct 16, 2020 @ 7:51am
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      Oct 16, 2020

      Videos of Little Cottonwood Canyon Mountain Bike

      Baby Thunder Upper POV
      0:58 | 60 | Mar 15, 2015
      Temple Quarry (Night Ride) | Little...
      7:04 | 254 | Mar 28, 2020 , Sandy
      Little Cottonwood Canyon - CHUNKY FUN - Bike...
      5:15 | 495 | Oct 19, 2019 , Sandy
      youtuber EVO SS vs. FeiyuTech WG | Gimbal Shootout |...
      7:21 | 600 | Aug 24, 2017 , Sandy
      Lisa Falls | LCC, Utah
      trail: Lisa Falls
      6:11 | 99 | Oct 24, 2019 , Salt Lake City

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Little Cottonwood Canyon
      May 7, 2021 @ 3:01pm
      May 7, 2021
      Variableghobson
      Cool Way
      May 7, 2021 @ 3:01pm
      May 7, 2021
      Idealghobson
      Grit Mill Trail
      Apr 29, 2021 @ 5:58am
      Apr 29, 2021
      IdealUtahJohn TRAILFORKSPerfect!
      White Pine TH
      Oct 29, 2020 @ 2:28pm
      Oct 29, 2020
      VariableUtahJohn TRAILFORKS Some snow, but good traction.
      White Pine Road
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 7:50am
      Oct 24, 2020
      IdealjonbeesleyI saw 80-100 hikers and 1 biker (me)....
      Baby Thunder (Upper)
      Oct 5, 2020 @ 10:40am
      Oct 5, 2020
      DryPhilsohot
      Wp To Bt
      Aug 25, 2020 @ 8:19pm
      Aug 25, 2020
      Very DryUtahJohn TRAILFORKS Never seen it so dry!
      White Pine Alt Exit
      Aug 25, 2020 @ 8:19pm
      Aug 25, 2020
      Very DryUtahJohn TRAILFORKS Never seen it so dry!
      Twin Lakes Pass
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 2:22pm
      Jul 26, 2020
      DryUtahJohn TRAILFORKS As good as it can be when it is this dry.
      Quarry Trail, Upper Access
      Jun 1, 2020 @ 4:52pm
      Jun 1, 2020
      VariableSventhelocaloaf

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2163721Mickeyds21wishlisttrailLittle Cottonwood Canyon
      May 11, 2021 @ 7:42am
      1 day
      user #1617175ghobsonaddreportLittle Cottonwood Canyon and 2 more
      May 7, 2021 @ 7:22pm
      May 7, 2021
      user #1189648Caleb-BartonriddentrailWhite Pine Road
      May 3, 2021 @ 8:13am
      May 3, 2021
      user #1539354doawayaddreportLittle Cottonwood Canyon
      May 2, 2021 @ 10:21am
      May 2, 2021
      user #814344dcdavid12riddentrailLittle Cottonwood Canyon
      May 1, 2021 @ 10:56pm
      May 1, 2021

      Recent Comments

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      user #2366694jamesdschmidtreportLittle Cottonwood CanyonParking lot closed. Parked in bus lot to the...
      Dec 5, 2020 @ 12:57pm
      Dec 5, 2020
      user #1756437Df60710trailWhite Pine RoadLast week a heavy equipment crew and two...
      Sep 29, 2020 @ 3:16pm
      Sep 29, 2020
      user #2417278TightChutesBobtrailWhite Pine THClassic little DH l, but really fun to climb...
      Sep 18, 2020 @ 9:02am
      Sep 18, 2020
      user #2182074JpinoymtbtrailLittle Cottonwood CanyonFirst ride with my new full suspension mtb. As...
      May 25, 2020 @ 11:46pm
      May 25, 2020
      user #1944743MaNicPeaktrailLittle Cottonwood CanyonGood climb. Still a lot of snow on the upper...
      Apr 21, 2020 @ 7:42pm
      Apr 21, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Bell Canyon 4 22.8 km
      Quail Hollow 10 9 13.3 km
      Hidden Valley 1 24.7 km
      Dimple Dell 7 15 km
      Snowbird 8 15.4 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1112 miles2,264 ft4 miles4,751 ft
      #1,079#567109498108,121
      Hike1414 miles3,671 ft5 miles5,584 ft
      #841#50314971423
      Trail Running1313 miles2,484 ft4 miles4,751 ft
      #843#5024972175
      Snowshoe13 miles16 ft614 ft1,234 ft
      #37#222837
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