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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Difficulties
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  • 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
      • 13
      • 2

      Open on Sep 18, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #185
      State Ranking
      #17
      Trails
      15
      Total Distance
      22 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent
      8,635 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,612 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,013 ft
      Reports
      187
      Photos
      80
      Ridden Counter
      3,533

      Photos of Upper Mill Creek Mountain Bike

      trail: Red Pine Rim
      4 |
      Sep 4, 2018 @ 3:32pm
      Sep 4, 2018
      Red Pine Rim, Squamish
      trail: Big Water 042
      8 |
      Jul 22, 2018 @ 12:51pm
      Jul 22, 2018
      Big Water 042, My City
      trail: Big Water 042
      9 |
      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 | 801 | Sep 30, 2016
      Big Water DH
      3:13 | 31 | Mar 21, 2015
      Little Water POV
      1:10 | 53 | Mar 20, 2015
      GWT in Millcreek Canyon
      7:57 | 133 | 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 #1636545ZargyleaddridelogSep 14, 2015 ride log
      Sep 24, 2018 @ 9:08am
      11 hours
      user #1636274KobraKyriddentrailDesolation 019 and 1 more
      Sep 23, 2018 @ 11:15pm
      21 hours
      user #1635322NicholasWrayaddridelogSep 22, 2018 ride log
      Sep 23, 2018 @ 4:37am
      2 days
      user #1500006bismowishlisttrailLambs-Millcreek Traverse
      Sep 22, 2018 @ 11:45am
      2 days
      user #1185576BbcraneaddridelogSep 22, 2018 ride log
      Sep 22, 2018 @ 10:14am
      2 days
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