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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Upper Mill Creek trails are only open to bike traffic on even days. The winter gate, located just past the Maple Grove parking area, closes to automobiles on November 1 and opens on July 1.
      Shuttleable: YES
      Land Status: National Forest
      Land Manager: uinta-wasatch-cache national forest
      Mill Creek Lower google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 9
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 22, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      11
      Trails Hike
      14
      Trails Trail Running
      14
      Trails Horse
      4
      Trails Snowshoe
      8
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      11
      Total Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent
      8,741 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,642 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,241 ft
      Reports
      327
      Photos
      69
      Ridden Counter
      10,566

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance

      Photos of Upper Mill Creek Canyon Mountain Bike

      trail: Big Water
      9 |
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 9:57pm
      Aug 13, 2020
      trail: Big Water
      10 |
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 9:56pm
      Aug 13, 2020
      trail: Big Water
      15 |
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 3:50pm
      Jul 28, 2020
      trail: Big Water
      13 |
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 3:50pm
      Jul 28, 2020

      Videos of Upper Mill Creek Canyon Mountain Bike

      Dog Lake to MillCreek big water overflow lot
      trail: Big Water
      11:19 | | Aug 4, 2020
      Big Water DH
      3:13 | 52 | Mar 21, 2015
      GWT in Millcreek Canyon
      7:57 | 200 | Mar 13, 2015
      Bring Your Weed Wacker - Lamb's Canyon
      6:27 | 190 | Sep 5, 2019 , Millcreek

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2564174N1yEyBwishlisttrailGreat Western Trail
      Jan 23, 2021 @ 1:00pm
      2 days
      user #2107597MandoUtahriddentrailMill Creek Meadows and 8 more
      Dec 6, 2020 @ 9:27pm
      Dec 6, 2020
      user #2366694jamesdschmidtriddentrailBig Water
      Nov 24, 2020 @ 1:47pm
      Nov 24, 2020
      user #1446930tysonclaywishlisttrailBig Water
      Oct 31, 2020 @ 7:37pm
      Oct 31, 2020
      user #2437731tlucasriddentrailGreat Western Trail
      Oct 30, 2020 @ 9:53am
      Oct 30, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2328851cavolitrailLambs-Millcreek TraverseLeave this one to the hikers. It is mostly...
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 1:33pm
      Aug 8, 2020
      user #2190939mrwiesttrailLambs-Millcreek TraverseOdd-numbered days - bikes are NOT allowed on...
      Jun 18, 2020 @ 8:13am
      Jun 18, 2020
      user #771356IamZOSOtrailDesolation (South Dog Lake)This little bit of trail is outside of...
      Jun 7, 2020 @ 11:22am
      Jun 7, 2020
      user #1170839tuffguppytrailGWT ConnectThere's a large downed tree across where the...
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 7:46am
      Oct 15, 2019
      user #917298hi-dr-nicktrailMill Creek MeadowsDefinitely the go to if you have to descend on...
      Aug 22, 2019 @ 7:21am
      Aug 22, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Big Cottonwood Canyon 1 3 13 km
      Canyons Bike Park 2 7 2 23.5 km
      Solitude Mountain Resort 13 3 13.6 km
      Summit Park 6 14.5 km
      Utah Olympic Park 7 11 44.7 km

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1117 miles5,712 ft10 miles3,012 ft
      #475#2286932731,968
      Hike1422 miles7,129 ft11 miles3,642 ft
      #331#1853271548
      Trail Running1422 miles7,129 ft11 miles3,642 ft
      #335#1863271124
      Horse45 miles1,506 ft3 miles1,332 ft
      134
      Snowshoe813 miles4,108 ft7 miles2,346 ft
      #17#1068
      Backcountry Ski1114 miles5,486 ft8 miles2,631 ft
      #2#26430
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