9 miles
Distance
2,144 ft
Climb
-2,079 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

Start at lower summit parking lot climb to summit, ride the ridge to the overlook (careful on the climb to overlook) and turn around there and take south fork little deer creek back to lower parking lot. Hopefully this lets us get most of the climbing out of the way while the legs are fresh.

This route is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Lower Summit Trailhead - Ridge to Overlook back to South Fork Little Deer Creek mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    7,407 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,407 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,471 ft
  • Grade
    0.132%
  • Grade max
    -42.278%
  • Grade min
    43.53%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,123 ft
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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency
290 | 1 faves
127
South Fork Little Deer Creek
South Fork Little Deer Creek
5:52 | 14 | comments: 0 | favs:
Sep 26, 2018
Ridge Trail 157 American Fork Canyon
Ridge Trail 157 American Fork Canyon
6:30 | 9 | comments: 0 | favs:
Sep 26, 2018

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
South Fork Little Deer Creek (252)
Oct 4, 2018 @ 2:52pm
Oct 4, 2018
there are some puddles and one little bit that is slightly greasy
South Fork Little Deer Creek (252)
Oct 4, 2018 @ 2:51pm
Oct 4, 2018
There are some avoidable puddles, and some that you can't avoid.
Ridge Trail 157
Oct 4, 2018 @ 2:50pm
Oct 4, 2018
tree down on the Northern end of this trail. during the long steep climb heading north
Winter Pass
Sep 26, 2018 @ 4:14pm
Sep 26, 2018
AF Overlook
Aug 4, 2018 @ 8:40am
Aug 4, 2018
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