31 miles
Distance
7,777 ft
Climb
-7,776 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

This route takes you through all the best trails in American Fork Canyon.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Best of AF Canyon mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    6,665 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,359 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,359 ft
  • Grade max
    -42.756%
  • Grade min
    43.53%
  • Distance climb
    15 miles
  • Distance down
    14 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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 intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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  • 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
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Salamander Flat (150) AF Canyon
      Salamander Flat (150) AF Canyon
      4:30 | 39 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Oct 19, 2018
      South Fork Little Deer Creek
      South Fork Little Deer Creek
      5:52 | 38 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Sep 26, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      South Fork Little Deer Creek (252)
      Mar 17, 2019 @ 11:51am
      Mar 17, 2019
      Firm and fast groomage. Watch out for tree branches and a couple off camber turns. Nice cordurouy on Cascade coming back up to summit .
      Salamander Flat (150)
      Dec 8, 2018 @ 11:14am
      Dec 8, 2018
      Still too soft, needs more grooming and traffic.
      South Fork Little Deer Creek (252)
      Oct 4, 2018 @ 2:51pm
      Oct 4, 2018
      There are some avoidable puddles, and some that you can't avoid.
      Ridge Trail 157
      Oct 4, 2018 @ 2:50pm
      Oct 4, 2018
      tree down on the Northern end of this trail. during the long steep climb heading north
      Tibble Fork 041
      Sep 3, 2018 @ 7:56am
      Sep 3, 2018
      Tree down before the Mud Springs intersection
      more reports »
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