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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • 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.
      Mill Creek Lower google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 12
      • 4


      Open on Oct 7, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #195
      State Ranking
      #18
      Trails (view details)
      16
      Trails Mountain Bike
      16
      Trails Hike
      16
      Trails Trail Running
      16
      Total Distance
      22 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent
      8,452 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,092 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,691 ft
      Reports
      211
      Photos
      82
      Ridden Counter
      3,746

      Photos of Upper Mill Creek Mountain Bike

      trail: Red Pine Rim
      6 |
      Sep 4, 2018 @ 3:32pm
      Sep 4, 2018
      Red Pine Rim, Squamish
      trail: Big Water 042
      10 |
      Jul 22, 2018 @ 12:51pm
      Jul 22, 2018
      Big Water 042, My City
      trail: Big Water 042
      12 |
      Jul 22, 2018 @ 12:51pm
      Jul 22, 2018
      Big Water 042, My City
      26 |
      Jul 15, 2018 @ 5:53pm
      Jul 15, 2018
      Dog to Desolation, Salt Lake City
      more photos »

      Videos of Upper Mill Creek Mountain Bike

      Todd Crashes
      0:16 | 820 | Sep 30, 2016
      Big Water DH
      3:13 | 34 | Mar 21, 2015
      Little Water POV
      1:10 | 53 | Mar 20, 2015
      GWT in Millcreek Canyon
      7:57 | 136 | Mar 13, 2015
      more videos »

      Upper Mill Creek Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Desolation-Crest Loop
      12 miles
      Millcreek to Mom's house
      13 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1588347jzmit5trailDesolation 019Rode this from dog lake to desolation lake as...
      Aug 27, 2018 @ 6:52am
      Aug 27, 2018
      user #273868dd9433trailMill D North Fork 009Good lord, people, don't ride up this. ...
      Aug 20, 2018 @ 1:53pm
      Aug 20, 2018
      user #771356IamZOSOtrailRed Pine RimThis is a remnant of the old Crest, before the...
      Jun 28, 2018 @ 4:38pm
      Jun 28, 2018
      user #569144conebtrailMill Creek MeadowsThis trail should be called "Moonwillow...
      Jun 23, 2018 @ 7:49pm
      Jun 23, 2018
      user #952668gafototrailGWT ConnectThis isn’t even a trail.
      Jun 16, 2018 @ 3:26pm
      Jun 16, 2018
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      Recent Activity

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      user #841037lenboomisaddridelogDec 17, 2018 ride log
      Dec 17, 2018 @ 12:00pm
      19 hours
      user #1661501jc-farting-handsaddridelogDec 14, 2018 ride log
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      Dec 14, 2018
      user #1431844EarthscapesaddridelogDec 13, 2018 ride log
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      user #1380331sdudz9addridelogDec 11, 2018 ride log
      Dec 11, 2018 @ 3:25pm
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      user #1209547JustinlaneaddridelogDec 9, 2018 ride log
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      Dec 9, 2018
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