10 miles
Distance
1,070 ft
Climb
-3,536 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

This shortened version of the classic Wasatch Crest ride is great for odd-numbered days when bikes are restricted in Upper Millcreek Canyon. The Wasatch Crest provides some of the best high alpine riding in the state. Please be careful of hikers when descending on Mill D, it can get quite crowded.

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1 Review & Comments

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flag mkb5150 (Aug 27, 2015 at 9:47)
 why was this rejected?
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    104
More Stats for Wasatch Crest to Mill D Shuttle Ride mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -2,466 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,298 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,764 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,298 ft
  • Grade max
    -44.06%
  • Grade min
    27.918%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,809 ft
Avg: 4.5 (3 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
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  • Prevalent Mud
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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