20.2 miles
Distance
3,373 ft
Climb
-3,440 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

The best of the south and north sides of Provo canyon

Detailed Description
Best of Provo Canyon is a 20 mile moderately popular expert route located near Provo Utah. This mountain bike only route and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 31 trails. This route climbs 3,373 ft with a max elevation of 6,617 ft then descends -3,440 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Best of Provo Canyon mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    4 hr 49 min
  • Altitude min
    4,945 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,065 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,000 ft
  • Grade
    -0.1%
  • Grade max
    -53.7%
  • Grade min
    44.2%
  • Distance climb
    9 miles
  • Distance down
    9 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Bee Line
Apr 10, 2024 @ 9:33am
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Race Access South
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Apr 10, 2024
Water Tank Service
Apr 10, 2024 @ 9:33am
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Provo River Pkwy
Mar 18, 2024 @ 5:47pm
Mar 18, 2024
The trail is still closed in Provo Canyon between Nunn's Park and the top end at Vivian Park. There is still some snow on the trail in shady areas, but it will probably be gone by the end of March.
Bear Necessities
Mar 16, 2024 @ 1:56pm
Mar 16, 2024
Whole thing is dry and perfect today.
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