16 miles
Distance
3,254 ft
Climb
-3,254 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Loop from lower parking lot of Snowbasin, including Sardine Peak, Wheeler to Middle Fork, Green Pond to Needles and back to the parking lot.

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  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Snowbasin Sardine-Middle Fork-Green Pond-Needles Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    5,647 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,313 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,313 ft
  • Grade max
    -38.119%
  • Grade min
    34.626%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,865 ft
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Trail Conditions
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Mountain Bike Crash - 11 stitches
      Mountain Bike Crash - 11 stitches
      trail: Green Pond
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      Aug 26, 2017
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      Snowbasin Sardine Peak descent
      Snowbasin Sardine Peak descent
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      Nov 14, 2014

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Main Wheeler
      Feb 23, 2019 @ 12:03pm
      Feb 23, 2019
      Perfect grooming at 9am. Immediately post holed by hikers. reporter
      East Fork
      Feb 23, 2019 @ 12:03pm
      Feb 23, 2019
      Needs to be groomed. Unrideable on the upper 1/3. reporter
      Middle Fork
      Jan 30, 2019 @ 7:57pm
      Jan 30, 2019
      Perfect! reporter
      Green Pond
      Jan 30, 2019 @ 7:57pm
      Jan 30, 2019
      Perfect! reporter
      Maples Campground
      Oct 30, 2018 @ 9:33am
      Oct 30, 2018
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