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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Trails in the Caribou Range north of Big Elk Mountain on the Caribou-Targhee National Forest, Palisades Ranger District.

      The Northern Caribous host a large network of motorized ATV and singletrack trails. This area provides cyclists with out-n-back rides, big loops, and long point-to-point routes. Typically, these are committing rides with big climbs and long descents. Many trails in this region require some hike-a-bike and are generally difficult uphill and downhill.

      Very popular on weekends for motorized users.

      Travel restrictions Dec 15th - April 15th to protect wildlife in winter ranges. Contact Caribou-Targhee National Forest - Palisades Ranger District for up to date restrictions and designated travel routes during closure period.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      South Fork Fall Creek Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
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      • 18


      Open on Dec 23, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,008
      State Ranking
      #29
      Trails (view details)
      45
      Trails Mountain Bike
      45
      Trails E-Bike
      37
      Trails Hike
      45
      Trails Trail Running
      45
      Total Distance
      172 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      77 miles
      Total Descent
      41,441 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,801 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,120 ft
      Reports
      5
      Photos
      22
      Ridden Counter
      111

      Photos of North Caribou Highlands Mountain Bike

      4 |
      Jan 9, 2019 @ 8:31pm
      Jan 9, 2019
      North Fork Bear Creek (049)
      3 |
      Jan 9, 2019 @ 8:31pm
      Jan 9, 2019
      Garden/Pritchard (138)
      10 |
      Jun 11, 2018 @ 9:02am
      Jun 11, 2018
      Flat Iron (141), Salt Lake City
      11 |
      Jun 11, 2018 @ 9:01am
      Jun 11, 2018
      Indian Creek (268) Lower
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      North Caribou Highlands Mountain Bike Routes

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      The Magic Line
      16 miles
      Rash Canyon / South Fork Fall Creek Loop
      12 miles
      Pritchard Creek Loop
      13 miles

      Recent Activity

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