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      This trail climbs from 5450 ft Sherman Pass to the 6500 ft level on the side of Sherman Peak. It meets Snow Peak Trail #10, Edds Mt. Trail #3, Barnaby Buttes Trail #7 and Barnaby Buttes Trail #70. It climbs to the 6750 ft level of White Mountain and ends at the 5200 ft level of Onion Ridge 13.38 miles to the south. All along the way there are views of the 1988 White Mountain Fire complex to the west and Lake Roosevelt to the east.

      Horseback riders can access Trail #70, Trail #3, Trail #10, Trail #7 and Trail #23 with spectacular views of the valleys below.
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      Caution on Jul 16, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #3,069
      State Ranking
      #69
      Trails
      10
      Total Distance
      21 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      10 miles
      Total Descent
      6,165 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,768 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,175 ft
      Reports
      37
      Photos
      6
      Ridden Counter
      24

      Photos of South Kettle Crest Mountain Bike

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      16 |
      Feb 13, 2018 @ 9:40am
      Feb 13, 2018
      South Kettle Crest Trail - To...
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      Feb 10, 2018 @ 6:03pm
      Feb 10, 2018
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      trail: Yellow Trail
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      Nov 27, 2017 @ 8:59am
      Nov 27, 2017
      Yellow Trail, Houston
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      Nov 27, 2017 @ 8:57am
      Nov 27, 2017
      Yellow Trail, Houston
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      Recent Comments

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      user #994838raybirksreportSouth Kettle Crest Trail - To Barnaby ButtesOne tree down
      Jul 15, 2018 @ 11:24pm
      Jul 15, 2018
      user #435027allieevanstrailSherman Peak Loop EastEnjoyed this descent! Should definitely ride...
      Jul 6, 2018 @ 1:18pm
      Jul 6, 2018
      user #435027allieevanstrailSherman Peak Loop WestEnjoyed this descent! Should definitely ride...
      Jul 6, 2018 @ 1:17pm
      Jul 6, 2018
      user #972656ACreetrailParking Lot ConnectorHighly recommend not taking this - it's a...
      Jul 2, 2018 @ 2:00pm
      Jul 2, 2018
      user #1443846bprestonreportYellow Trailadded photos
      Nov 27, 2017 @ 9:00am
      Nov 27, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #972656ACreeaddpoiWhite Mountain Trailhead
      Jul 19, 2018 @ 3:27pm
      2 days
      user #972656ACreeaddpoiBear Pot Trailhead and 1 more
      Jul 17, 2018 @ 6:55pm
      Jul 17, 2018
      user #1058741jmahleraddreportSherman Peak Loop Access and 2 more
      Jul 16, 2018 @ 7:21am
      Jul 16, 2018
      user #1058741jmahleraddridelogJul 16, 2018 ride log
      Jul 16, 2018 @ 7:20am
      Jul 16, 2018
      user #994838raybirkscommentreportSouth Kettle Crest Trail - To Barnaby Buttes
      Jul 15, 2018 @ 11:24pm
      Jul 15, 2018
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