1 miles
Distance
493 ft
Climb
-12 ft
Descent
00:11:20
Avg time
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Big Spring Hollow Details

  • Riding area
    South Fork Provo Canyon
    Sundance, Utah
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking

The Big Spring Hollow Loop is a short but sweet singletrack in the South Fork of Provo Canyon. At a fairly low altitude for an alpine trail (5700 feet), this trail opens in late spring for early-season riding. The loop ride is 3.5 miles of intermediate technical singletrack, with an altitude gain of 750 feet. The trail begins in maple, aspen, choke cherry, and elderberry. A few Douglas fir appear near the top. Much of the trail is buffed smooth, and is a delight to ride. The rate of climb is very tolerable, but less-strong intermediate riders may need to take a breather or two on the way up. There's no tricky stuff. You'll cross the creek several times on wooden bridges. Wildflowers include penstemmon, oregon grape, clematis, and balsamroot. At the peak of the loop, you might want to roll another 0.2 miles up the trail to see Big Springs. The spring area is covered with wooden planking. (The spring is dry during summer in drought years.)

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More Stats for Big Spring Hollow mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    482 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,760 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,242 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,761 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,242 ft
  • Grade
    8.237%
  • Grade max
    -11.728%
  • Grade min
    126.113%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    348 ft
  • Distance flat
    148 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:20
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:07
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Status:
on Jul 20, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.15 (7 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to big-spring-hollow trailhead (40.332550, -111.524820)
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Big Spring Hollow Trail Reports

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Oct 16, 2017 @ 11:45am
Oct 16, 2017
Big Spring Hollow, Provo
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Oct 12, 2017 @ 6:55pm
Oct 12, 2017
Big Spring Hollow, Provo
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Oct 12, 2017 @ 6:55pm
Oct 12, 2017
Big Spring Hollow, Provo
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Oct 9, 2017 @ 7:50pm
Oct 9, 2017
Big Spring Hollow, Provo

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