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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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      Region Status
      Caution as of 16 hours

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      17
      Trails Mountain Bike
      15
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Hike
      17
      Trails Trail Running
      17
      Trails Snowshoe
      3
      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent
      2,470 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,864 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,156 ft
      Reports
      822
      Photos
      149
      Ridden Counter
      11,077

      Photos of Little Cottonwood Canyon Mountain Bike

      44 |
      May 16, 2024 @ 7:18pm
      May 16, 2024
      4 |
      Jan 15, 2024 @ 12:35pm
      Jan 15, 2024
      39 |
      Jun 21, 2023 @ 2:54pm
      Jun 21, 2023
      39 |
      Jun 11, 2023 @ 2:41pm
      Jun 11, 2023
      49 |
      May 15, 2023 @ 9:05pm
      May 15, 2023
      161 |
      May 8, 2023 @ 5:15pm
      May 8, 2023
      58 |
      Mar 3, 2023 @ 8:11pm
      Mar 3, 2023
      39 |
      Jan 24, 2023 @ 12:48pm
      Jan 24, 2023

      Videos of Little Cottonwood Canyon Mountain Bike

      3' Drop
      18 | Apr 19, 2024
      Cul-de-Sac Rock
      10 | Nov 19, 2023
      Baby Thunder Upper POV
      0:58 | 85 | Mar 15, 2015
      Honeycomb Canyon's WILD Rock Garden &...
      21:55 | 102 | Aug 3, 2022 , Sandy
      MTB Little Cottonwood Canyon
      9:50 | 811 | Jul 30, 2021 , Sandy
      Little Cottonwood Canyon (Temple Quarry) |...
      8:31 | 765 | Jun 28, 2021 , Sandy
      Temple Quarry (Night Ride) | Little...
      7:04 | 623 | Mar 28, 2020 , Sandy
      Little Cottonwood Canyon - CHUNKY FUN - Bike...
      5:15 | 787 | Oct 19, 2019 , Sandy

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Little Cottonwood Canyon
      Jun 21, 2024 @ 10:20am
      16 hours
      DryUtahJohn TRAILFORKS
      Dirty Sprint Double Track
      Jun 21, 2024 @ 10:20am
      16 hours
      DryUtahJohn TRAILFORKS
      Grit Mill Trail
      Jun 21, 2024 @ 1:22am
      1 day
      DryUtahJohn TRAILFORKS
      Cool Way
      Jun 21, 2024 @ 1:22am
      1 day
      IdealUtahJohn TRAILFORKS
      Baby Thunder to White Pine
      Jun 21, 2024 @ 1:22am
      1 day
      VariableSeveral trees down from avalanches and...UtahJohn TRAILFORKS
      Quarry Trail, Upper Access
      May 15, 2024 @ 12:57am
      May 15, 2024
      IdealIf you want to clean the stairs, NOW is a...UtahJohn TRAILFORKS
      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 #54472111 and 5 more
      Jun 21, 2024 @ 10:03am
      16 hours
      eddyshighvotepoiactivity #54377897
      Jun 19, 2024 @ 10:28am
      3 days
      Mjgreeneaudiowishlisttrailactivity #54298576
      Jun 17, 2024 @ 4:38pm
      Jun 17, 2024
      CodygUIZHSwishlisttrailactivity #54178368
      Jun 15, 2024 @ 2:03pm
      Jun 15, 2024
      Romancht6uFDwishlisttrailactivity #54172830
      Jun 15, 2024 @ 11:54am
      Jun 15, 2024

      Recent Comments

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      ssHy9UtrailLittle Cottonwood CanyonLast comment confused me…idk what the...
      May 23, 2024 @ 2:00pm
      May 23, 2024
      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

      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 miles2,470 ft5 miles4,865 ft
      #1,529#8341398181111,871
      E-Bike13,973 ft56 ft3,973 ft56 ft
      #2,820#659602182
      Horse13 miles1,194 ft
      2891
      Hike1714 miles2,470 ft5 miles4,865 ft
      #1,153#7301081831,152
      Trail Running1714 miles2,470 ft5 miles4,865 ft
      #1,156#7258184581
      Snowshoe34 miles266 ft2,940 ft2,772 ft
      #98#61112268
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