8 miles
Distance
1,310 ft
Climb
-1,137 ft
Descent
01:11:42
Avg time

Alpine Loop Road Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Snowmobile
    • Snowshoe
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    American Fork Canyon
    Sundance, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Winter only trail
  • Trail Type
    Other
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager
    Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest

During winter the gates are closed, and the road is open to winter activities. Some snowshoe hikers will use the road to access good hike trails, while snowmobiles will buzz around and branch off the road. It is a nice nordic ski run up to the summit as well.

More Stats for Alpine Loop Road bike trail
  • Altitude change
    173 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,749 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,060 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,749 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,923 ft
  • Grade
    0.4%
  • Grade max
    -21.3%
  • Grade min
    22.3%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    653 ft
  • Avg time
    01:11:42
  • Avg reverse time
    01:15:50
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Status:
on Jul 23, 2020
Very Dry
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • White
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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 11 rides
      • 34 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 309 rides
      • 48 miles avg distance
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      • 0 rides
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