8.2 miles
Distance
1,597 ft
Climb
-1,595 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

I rode every single trail out there and if I was to go back this would be my ultimate fun loop. I might even just do multiple laps of this until I was too tired to pedal back up to the top. The climb really is an easy climb, with mostly a smooth gradual gradient. As you near the top there are a couple of more difficult sections to climb, but mostly just for some change in terrain. The highest downhill section is my favorite with large berms that will throw you through some big rock sections with good speed all the way down. The final down hill trail is not really an expert trail, but has a few tricky sections, but mostly fast berms and quick transitions through a dry hollow.

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Best of High Starr Ranch is a 8 mile popular intermediate route located near Oakley Utah. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 9 trails. This route climbs 1,597 ft with a max elevation of 8,021 ft then descends -1,595 ft.
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  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
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  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    13
More Stats for Best of High Starr Ranch mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 47 min
  • Altitude min
    6,423 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,423 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,427 ft
  • Grade max
    -46.1%
  • Grade min
    32%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,047 ft
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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The Chase
May 17, 2024 @ 12:53pm
1 day
A few surface puddles, wasn't sticking. Slightly damp but very rideable.
Escalador
Oct 7, 2023 @ 5:22am
Oct 7, 2023
Saddle Loop
Oct 7, 2023 @ 5:22am
Oct 7, 2023
RADke
Aug 13, 2023 @ 7:34am
Aug 13, 2023
Trail is raw and ready to ride, but open! https://highstarranch.com/trail-system-at-high-star-ranch-reopens-discover-new-adventures-and-convenient-amenities/
Short Fuse
Jul 30, 2023 @ 9:47am
Jul 30, 2023
Overgrown, I wish I had long socks and long sleeves from all of the grasses and such.
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