6.2 miles
Distance
857 ft
Climb
-2,778 ft
Descent
01:10:21
Avg time
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Black Canyon Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Teton Pass
    Wilson, Wyoming
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #8893 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #37672 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 55 in Hiking
  • Land Owner

Fun single track with lots of high speed sections. Most people ride down this trail but it is multi use and gets uphill traffic as well. Keep an eye out for hikers and equestrians particularly near the bottom.

Access Info

This trail can be accessed from the Trail Creek or Teton Pass Trailheads.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Black Canyon multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,921 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,486 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,221 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,431 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,510 ft
  • Grade max
    -96.544%
  • Grade min
    64.594%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    255 ft
  • Avg time
    01:10:21
  • Avg reverse time
    00:58:31
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Status:
on Aug 7, 2023
Ideal
Avg: 4.3 (19 votes)
Your vote: 0

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  • Snow Packed
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  • Snow Cover Partial
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Black Canyon Trail Reports

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      Aug 7, 2023 @ 4:12pm
      Aug 7, 2023
      Dirt is prime! Overgrown vegetation in much of the meadow section
      Jun 8, 2023 @ 4:15pm
      Jun 8, 2023
      Snow patches at higher elevations
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:14pm
      Jun 24, 2022
      Snow patches on the climb
      Jun 22, 2022 @ 8:48pm
      Jun 22, 2022
      2nd mile of uphill is intermittently snow covered
      Jun 30, 2021 @ 10:34am
      Jun 30, 2021
      Some switchbacks are getting rutted out. Needs rain.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 26 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 646 rides
      • Last: Oct 21, 2023

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      Aug 13, 2023 @ 6:14pm
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      Aug 13, 2023 @ 6:13pm
      Aug 13, 2023
      190 |
      Jul 24, 2018 @ 9:33pm
      Jul 24, 2018
      156 |
      Jul 24, 2018 @ 9:12pm
      Jul 24, 2018

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