16 miles
2,404 ft
-2,404 ft
1 miles
High Point

Weekends get crowded, and coming down requires a lot of stops

If you are going to tackle Park City and you are starting from the north end, this is a must do loop. The climb (or descent) on the west part of Flying Dog offers shady trees and fun bridge across a beaver damp and you make your way up to the top. It is also a ripping descent with fast transitions. The east side of the loop is more exposed to the sun, but gives the rider a rolling hills and open wetland meadows as you make your way around the Glenwild area.

All the trails are intermediate with many areas you could consider beginner, and makes a good ride to take relatively new riders out for a nice ride. I often see whole families riding the loop, though climbing up Flying Dog on either side requires good to great fitness, and is steep in spots.

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag WasatchWarriorette (Jun 7, 2017 at 9:55)
 Great loop with fun climbs and awesome descents (particularly if Flying Dog isn't busy - beware of uphill traffic) If you are looking for some extra miles consider taking Preserve Connector back to the top for a second lap down Flying Dog. It is well worth it.

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24-71 miles
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  • Difficulty rating
  • Route Type
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
  • Ridelogs
More Stats for Flying Glenwild Dog Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    6,345 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,360 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,360 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,182 ft
Avg: 4.35 (4 votes)
Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Jeremy Ranch
trail: Flying Dog
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May 31, 2010
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Flying Dog
May 9, 2018 @ 11:31am
May 9, 2018
The trail is in great condition. There are three or four small muddy patches due to drainage, but they are easily to avoid or hop over. Like UtahJohn said "doesn't get any better!"
May 7, 2018 @ 9:25pm
May 7, 2018
Great, go get it!
Cobblestone Loop
May 7, 2018 @ 9:24pm
May 7, 2018
May 6, 2018 @ 10:41am
May 6, 2018
Very good!
May 6, 2018 @ 10:41am
May 6, 2018
Very good!
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