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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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • 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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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
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      979 | 5 faves
      Dog Lake to MillCreek big water overflow lot
      Dog Lake to MillCreek big water overflow lot
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      11:19 | | comments: 0 | favs:
      Aug 4, 2020
      utah, millcreek, big water
      youtuber Mid Mountain — Bench to Spiro | Park City, Utah
      Mid Mountain — Bench to Spiro | Park City, Utah
      8:34 | 248 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Jun 6, 2018

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