18.2 miles
Distance
1,410 ft
Climb
-1,430 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

Loop some of the most scenic sections of Mag 7 in a way that limits how much climbing one has to endure. Ride up on Getaway and back down on Bull Run.

Detailed Description
Mag 7 - Getaway + Bull Run is a 18 mile popular intermediate route located near Moab Utah. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 10 trails. This route climbs 1,410 ft with a max elevation of 5,765 ft then descends -1,430 ft.
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14 Reviews & Comments

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tommymcsass (May 14, 2021 at 11:40)
Super fun and flowy, snaking down a ridge on mostly rock with a little dirt. If you're a relative n00b, this is doable, keep the speed and roll it baby.
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tommymcsass (May 14, 2021 at 11:39)
Trail Great Escape
I'm not an expert at the MTB, but this is one of the most fun trails out there. Rip it.
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tommymcsass (May 7, 2021 at 7:59)
Trail Bull Run
Totally awesome trail - I'm a roadie and I hit this my 4th day in Moab and it was great for skill progression. Awesome views, tons of fun.
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Goosefredrikson (Mar 29, 2021 at 8:30)
Trail Bull Run
Found a pair of glasses yesterday from a group right ahead of me. If you can describe your group and glasses I'll send them your way. Send me a DM.
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kimfcampbell (Oct 15, 2020 at 11:39)
Love this trail, fun downhill and equally enjoyable climb up!
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Bree33 (Sep 28, 2020 at 16:08)
Trail Bull Run
Lots of fun! Super rocky of course but nothing so technical that you can't roll down it. Rode it on a hard tail and it was fine. Combined this with great escape and then back up little canyon to getaway. A very physically demanding route, especially on a hard tail.
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wgwestervelt (Apr 20, 2019 at 16:46)
This is the best way to ride UP if you come down Great Escape and are doing a loop. Don’t do it the other way around unless you like to suffer.
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wgwestervelt (Apr 20, 2019 at 16:44)
Trail Great Escape
I did Bull Run plus Great Escape and then ride back up Getaway, etc. A fun 20 mile loop with no shuttle required.
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scotmtbbeta (Mar 12, 2019 at 7:11)
Trail Bull Run
This is a super fun trail. With great views and some perfect high speed chunck and couple of big drops.
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bensgig (May 7, 2018 at 18:02)
Trail Bull Run
This has to be one of the best trails in Moab. Slightly techy and flowing. Some of the best that Moab has to offer. Not really for a beginner. I’d rather ride this than Porcupine. Just ride it and hitch a ride back and hook them up with a couple bucks. There are always people driving Gemini Bridges Road back.
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Tmillhoff (May 3, 2018 at 18:34)
Fun downhill avoid driving up Gemini bridges it is rough better to get dropped at the top and ride down with connecting trails all the way to lower gym now bridges then back home on bike path and sidewinder home to Moab
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Tmillhoff (May 3, 2018 at 18:33)
Trail Bull Run
Fun downhill but don’t bother trying to shuttle up Gemini bridges better to get dropped at the top run down connect to the trails right out on lower gym no bridges take the bike path and sidewinder home to Moab
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Marksmichaels (Mar 13, 2018 at 8:34)
Some tricky steps going down, I endo'd and banged my knee good. Commit and go hard.

I took Great Escape going back the other direction, and I didn't really think it was better than Arth's/LC, just different. Great Escape might be better going outbound.
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Thomasbenko (Sep 29, 2016 at 15:30)
Trail Great Escape
Took this as part of Mag 7. Nice EASY trail that even hits some plains and grass sections. Not for those that want some more challenge. Take Bull run instead and have more fun.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    5
More Stats for Mag 7 - Getaway + Bull Run mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,674 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,134 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,115 ft
  • Grade max
    -26.7%
  • Grade min
    27%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
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