2 miles
Distance
1,019 ft
Climb
-49 ft
Descent
00:35:46
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Big Water 042 Trail

Big Water 042 Details

  • Riding Area
    Upper Mill Creek
    Park City, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Global Ranking
    #14940 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Hiking

Love this trail, smooth and easy climb, great flow coming down. Gets a bit busy on even days.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Big Water 042 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    970 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,828 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,799 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,828 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,799 ft
  • Grade
    7.381%
  • Grade max
    -25.467%
  • Grade min
    75.975%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    977 ft
  • Distance flat
    86 ft
  • Avg time
    00:35:46
  • Avg reverse time
    00:14:27
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Status:
on Oct 7, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.15 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
Directions to big-water-042 trailhead (40.681980, -111.647630)
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Big Water 042 Trail Reports

datedescription
Oct 7, 2018 @ 11:51am
Oct 7, 2018
Rideable to the saddle. Snow pack the last 1/4 mile.
Sep 26, 2018 @ 12:05pm
Sep 26, 2018
Dust clouds!
Sep 18, 2018 @ 3:47pm
Sep 18, 2018
Super dry!
Sep 4, 2018 @ 7:55pm
Sep 4, 2018
Back to very dry, be careful!
Aug 28, 2018 @ 9:45am
Aug 28, 2018
Good trail conditions!
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Photos

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Jul 22, 2018 @ 12:51pm
Jul 22, 2018
Big Water 042, My City
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Jul 22, 2018 @ 12:51pm
Jul 22, 2018
Big Water 042, My City
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Sep 6, 2017 @ 6:30pm
Sep 6, 2017
Big Water 042, My City
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Sep 6, 2017 @ 6:30pm
Sep 6, 2017
Big Water 042, My City

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag Fast44 (Jul 20, 2017 at 15:05)
 All manner of hikers and a few odd bikers on a weekend even day. Very near to trailhead. Bet it would be a gas to ride on a quiet weekday morning.
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