15.8 miles
Distance
3,262 ft
Climb
-3,266 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

The Jupiter Peak Steeplechase is a challenging trail running race hosted every July. It takes competitors up to the top of Jupiter Peak using mostly singletrack mixed with summer resort access roads.

This is a Park City favorite brings elite athletes as well as weekend warriors to Park City from all over the country. With an elevation profile that resembles an inverted “V” (for vertical) this race is not for the faint of heart! This race is also the second stop in the Triple Trail Challenge.

Detailed Description
Jupiter Peak 25k is a 16 mile less popular intermediate race route located near Park City Utah. This trail running primary route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 8 trails. This route climbs 3,262 ft with a max elevation of 9,984 ft then descends -3,266 ft.
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Trails in Route

CMG Downhill4,255 ft
CMG5,023 ft
Pioneer Ridge4,108 ft
Blazing Saddle3,212 ft
Shadow Lake Loop3,924 ft
Comstock Mine2,904 ft
Powerline3,245 ft
Spiro, Upper3 miles

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  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Trail Running
  • Other Activities
    • Hike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    13
More Stats for Jupiter Peak 25k mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    3 hr 52 min
  • Altitude min
    6,990 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,994 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,991 ft
  • Grade max
    -39.9%
  • Grade min
    56.8%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    843 ft
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

statustraildateconditiondescription
Spiro, Upper
Nov 4, 2023 @ 1:50pm
Nov 4, 2023
Mud mess, don’t go higher than HAM
Powerline
Oct 7, 2023 @ 11:10am
Oct 7, 2023
riding well, hero dirt
Comstock Mine
Oct 7, 2023 @ 11:10am
Oct 7, 2023
riding well
CMG Downhill
Sep 28, 2023 @ 11:21am
Sep 28, 2023
Blazing Saddle
Sep 28, 2023 @ 11:21am
Sep 28, 2023
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