18.8 miles
Distance
504 ft
Climb
-4,739 ft
Descent
2 miles
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The full route, top to bottom. Typically you shuttle to the top, then make the drop. Dirt roads to the top are usually passable with moderate ground clearance; four-wheel drive not required.

Detailed Description
Spinal Tap: The Full Epidural is a 19 mile popular expert route located near Richfield Utah. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 3 trails. This route climbs 504 ft with a max elevation of 9,674 ft then descends -4,739 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Spinal Tap: The Full Epidural mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    2 hr 1 min
  • Altitude change
    -4,235 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,421 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,674 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,440 ft
  • Grade
    -4.3%
  • Grade max
    -47.3%
  • Grade min
    20.6%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    14 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
Avg: 4.5 (4 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Upper Spinal Tap
Jul 6, 2024 @ 4:06pm
Jul 6, 2024
Perfect riding conditions throughout, maybe slightly dusty in the sunniest spots if you're a real stickler.
South Trailhead Connector
Oct 7, 2023 @ 9:42am
Oct 7, 2023
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