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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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      • 6
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      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of 7 hours

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      18
      Trails Mountain Bike
      15
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Hike
      18
      Trails Trail Running
      17
      Trails Snowshoe
      3
      Total Distance
      15 miles
      Total Descent
      3,669 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,706 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,998 ft
      Reports
      791
      Photos
      144
      Ridden Counter
      10,801

      Photos of Little Cottonwood Canyon Mountain Bike

      3 |
      Jan 15, 2024 @ 12:35pm
      Jan 15, 2024
      35 |
      Jun 21, 2023 @ 2:54pm
      Jun 21, 2023
      32 |
      Jun 11, 2023 @ 2:41pm
      Jun 11, 2023
      42 |
      May 15, 2023 @ 9:05pm
      May 15, 2023
      117 |
      May 8, 2023 @ 5:15pm
      May 8, 2023
      42 |
      Mar 3, 2023 @ 8:11pm
      Mar 3, 2023
      32 |
      Jan 24, 2023 @ 12:48pm
      Jan 24, 2023
      31 |
      Dec 10, 2022 @ 8:11pm
      Dec 10, 2022

      Videos of Little Cottonwood Canyon Mountain Bike

      3' Drop
      4 | Apr 19, 2024
      Cul-de-Sac Rock
      7 | Nov 19, 2023
      Baby Thunder Upper POV
      0:58 | 85 | Mar 15, 2015
      Honeycomb Canyon's WILD Rock Garden &...
      21:55 | 97 | Aug 3, 2022 , Sandy
      MTB Little Cottonwood Canyon
      9:50 | 743 | Jul 30, 2021 , Sandy
      Little Cottonwood Canyon (Temple Quarry) |...
      8:31 | 711 | Jun 28, 2021 , Sandy
      Temple Quarry (Night Ride) | Little...
      7:04 | 596 | Mar 28, 2020 , Sandy
      Little Cottonwood Canyon - CHUNKY FUN - Bike...
      5:15 | 774 | Oct 19, 2019 , Sandy

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Dirty Sprint Double Track
      Apr 23, 2024 @ 11:02am
      16 hours
      IdealUtahJohn TRAILFORKS
      Grit Mill Trail
      Apr 23, 2024 @ 11:02am
      16 hours
      IdealFantastic conditionUtahJohn TRAILFORKS
      Cool Way
      Apr 23, 2024 @ 11:02am
      16 hours
      Variable3 snow patches, 50m of walking. Worth doing.UtahJohn TRAILFORKS
      Little Cottonwood Canyon
      Apr 23, 2024 @ 11:02am
      16 hours
      VariableIf you don't mind HAB 50m you can make it...UtahJohn TRAILFORKS
      Quarry Trail, Upper Access
      Oct 20, 2023 @ 7:17am
      Oct 20, 2023
      WetTrail was great today!Yetihunter888
      Baby Thunder to White Pine
      Aug 12, 2023 @ 4:29am
      Aug 12, 2023
      IdealA bit overgrownAltAlex
      Baby Thunder (Upper)
      Jul 30, 2023 @ 1:43am
      Jul 30, 2023
      Idealagaia
      White Pine
      Jun 23, 2023 @ 3:52pm
      Jun 23, 2023
      VariableHike From Little Cottonwood Creek the first...WaltHaas
      Wp To Bt
      Sep 20, 2022 @ 2:34pm
      Sep 20, 2022
      IdealHERO!UtahJohn TRAILFORKS
      White Pine Alt Exit
      Aug 25, 2020 @ 8:19pm
      Aug 25, 2020
      Very Dry Never seen it so dry!UtahJohn TRAILFORKS

      Activity Feed

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      UtahJohnaddreportactivity #51606193 and 4 more
      Apr 23, 2024 @ 7:32pm
      7 hours
      UtahJohnupdatepoiactivity #51413779
      Apr 19, 2024 @ 5:28pm
      Apr 19, 2024
      UtahJohnaddpoiactivity #51411084 and 2 more
      Apr 19, 2024 @ 4:18pm
      Apr 19, 2024
      UtahJohnriddenpoiactivity #51398607
      Apr 19, 2024 @ 10:42am
      Apr 19, 2024
      UtahJohnvotepoiactivity #51398168
      Apr 19, 2024 @ 10:29am
      Apr 19, 2024

      Recent Comments

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      Df60710trailWhite PineSnow packed but bikeable for about 1.5 miles....
      Feb 18, 2024 @ 11:48am
      Feb 18, 2024
      BicyleRevivaltrailWhite PineAlmost got trampled by a huge moose on this...
      Feb 17, 2023 @ 4:47pm
      Feb 17, 2023
      richfield-bike-shuttletrailLittle Cottonwood CanyonHad fun tech climbs till they paved it
      Oct 9, 2022 @ 11:24am
      Oct 9, 2022
      UtahJohnreportGrit Mill TrailLOL I tried to warn!
      Jun 15, 2022 @ 4:48pm
      Jun 15, 2022
      EreksonreportLittle Cottonwood CanyonHey, where were you able to reach on the trail...
      Apr 29, 2022 @ 1:55pm
      Apr 29, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Bell Canyon 1 4 12.8 km
      Quail Hollow 10 9 13.3 km
      Snowbird 1 9 14.4 km
      Hidden Valley 1 24.7 km
      Dimple Dell 11 45 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1514 miles2,480 ft5 miles4,865 ft
      #1,524#8351347871111,058
      E-Bike13,973 ft56 ft3,973 ft56 ft
      #2,767#642578159
      Horse13 miles1,194 ft
      2811
      Hike1815 miles3,668 ft6 miles5,705 ft
      #1,149#7271078631,063
      Trail Running1714 miles2,480 ft5 miles4,865 ft
      #1,151#7227864529
      Snowshoe34 miles266 ft2,940 ft2,772 ft
      #95#59104268
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