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      Snowbird has an undeveloped trail system compared to resorts like PCMR or Deer Valley but there is still some good riding to be found.

      The lower mountain has a circuit of trails (Chaunier, Mid Level, Dean's and Baby Thunder that are interconnected with some fire road/cat tracks. Baby Thunder is a good "up" trail leading to Mid Level and fire roads/cat tracks that access the upper mountain. Mid Level is closed to up hill traffic where it crosses Dick Bass Highway after 11:00 a.m.

      Mid mountain trails are mostly fire roads/cat tracks that lead to tram and Peruvian Lift. The Big Mountain trail is the exception, a downhill trail that goes from the tram top to the tram base when linked with the lower part of Mid Level. This trail combo gives one 7 to 7.5 miles of downhill punctuated by more berms, rock gardens and pump jumps than you can count.

      The trails on top are again mostly fire roads/cat tracks except for the aforementioned Big Mountain trail. From the top you can drop into Mineral Basin and access Alta or American Fork.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Access Info:
      Usual meeting point is at the base of the Gad Lift.
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      Open on Jul 16, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,207
      State Ranking
      #27
      Trails
      7
      Reports
      44
      Photos
      2
      Ridden Counter
      147

      Photos of Snowbird Mountain Bike

      trail: Big Mountain
      15 |
      Jul 12, 2018 @ 9:28pm
      Jul 12, 2018
      Big Mountain, Snowbird
      trail: Big Mountain
      13 |
      Jul 12, 2018 @ 9:28pm
      Jul 12, 2018
      Big Mountain, Snowbird
      trail: Big Mountain
      111 |
      Aug 29, 2017 @ 10:26am
      Aug 29, 2017
      Big Mountain, Park City
      trail: Big Mountain
      524 |
      Sep 26, 2014 @ 8:10am
      Sep 26, 2014
      Big Mountain, Park City
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      Snowbird Mountain Bike Routes

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      MidWeekMTB - Snowbird 1 race
      7 miles
      2018 Mid Week MTB #6: Snowbird race
      8 miles
      2018 Mid Week MTB Race #6: Snowbird Big Lap race
      9 miles
      2018 Mid Week MTB Race #6: Snowbird NEW Lap 7/9/2018 race
      5 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #993274dbendixentrailBig MountainIt wouldn't technically be a DH trail unless...
      Jul 6, 2018 @ 9:09am
      Jul 6, 2018
      user #892597UtahJohntrailCar Pool LaneIt's important to note that this trail was...
      May 18, 2018 @ 7:49am
      May 18, 2018
      user #1345801forrestgladdingtrailBig MountainI call this an endurance enduro/DH trail. Its...
      Aug 29, 2017 @ 10:23am
      Aug 29, 2017
      user #1010982alekstkachtrailBig MountainScott-townes description is pretty accurate....
      Jul 24, 2016 @ 4:34pm
      Jul 24, 2016
      user #574015dbodoggletrailBig MountainGreat description. Was on the fence about...
      Jun 27, 2016 @ 5:58pm
      Jun 27, 2016
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      Nearby Riding Areas

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