5.7 miles
Distance
490 ft
Climb
-491 ft
Descent
4,445 ft
High Point

5.7 miles. Singletrack and 2-track. 710' Up and Down.
Follow the Green Arrows on the trail markers. Best ridden clockwise.

Detailed Description
Owl Canyon Loop is a 6 mile popular intermediate route located near Salmon Idaho. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 14 trails. This route climbs 490 ft with a max elevation of 4,445 ft then descends -491 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    39
More Stats for Owl Canyon Loop mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    48 min 38 sec
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,170 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,200 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,199 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -30.8%
  • Grade min
    16.9%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,995 ft
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
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Riding Owl Canyon
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Drainage work on upper half of trail - 11 new drains dug 9/22/23 and 9/23/23.
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Apr 6, 2019 @ 9:03pm
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