25 miles
Distance
4,271 ft
Climb
-6,022 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

Start @ Mid-mtn (Montage Resort/Empire Pass). Mid mountain XC and then a big climb up Pine Cone, over the Wasatch Crest and exit via Great Western/Big Water into Millcreek Canyon. Great way to do over-the-Wasatch from PC to SLC.

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  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Empire-MidMtn-Pinecone-Crest-Millcreek mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -1,750 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,629 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,380 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,629 ft
  • Grade
    -1.352%
  • Grade max
    -44.778%
  • Grade min
    59.094%
  • Distance climb
    10 miles
  • Distance down
    14 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,160 ft
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Mill Creek Canyon Road Connect
      Nov 24, 2018 @ 1:11pm
      Nov 24, 2018
      6" deep, tough going uphill on the fat bike. Will be better when it's groomed.
      Mid Mountain
      Oct 28, 2018 @ 12:52pm
      Oct 28, 2018
      A few snow spots in shaded areas, and the occasional downed tree
      Mid Mountain
      Oct 28, 2018 @ 12:52pm
      Oct 28, 2018
      A few snow spots in shaded areas, and the occasional downed tree
      Mid Mountain
      Oct 28, 2018 @ 12:52pm
      Oct 28, 2018
      A few snow spots in shaded areas, and the occasional downed tree
      Big Water 042
      Oct 7, 2018 @ 11:51am
      Oct 7, 2018
      Rideable to the saddle. Snow pack the last 1/4 mile.
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