1 miles
Distance
232 ft
Climb
-571 ft
Descent
00:17:27
Avg time

Black Forest Details

  • Riding area
    Park City Mountain Resort
    Park City, Utah
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking

This is a local's favorite! It's high on the mtn, and no easy way to get there, so it's not used at all by the tourists. Local's love it! There are trees and stumps to wind through, a pedal strike could be bad here!

The first 1/4 of the trail is a climb. It's a fun challenge to make this without dabbing. Switchbacks are tight and loose.

The last 1/3 is extremely steep (DOWN), but there are no drops to worry about. Just turns on a 100% grade (45 degree pitch)! This section can be sketchy in the Fall with wet leaves and ice/snow.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Black Forest mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -338 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,602 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,123 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,940 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,602 ft
  • Grade
    -4.56%
  • Grade max
    -103.78%
  • Grade min
    92.099%
  • Distance climb
    1,707 ft
  • Distance down
    5,249 ft
  • Distance flat
    463 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:27
  • Avg reverse time
    00:37:03
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Status:
on Jul 29, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4.15 (6 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to black-forest-11474 trailhead (40.616210, -111.528920)
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Black Forest Trail Reports

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Jul 29, 2017 @ 12:51pm
Jul 29, 2017
Getting pretty overgrown in places
Jul 4, 2017 @ 2:52pm
Jul 4, 2017
Gtg
Jun 17, 2017 @ 3:02pm
Jun 17, 2017
A little bit of snow to navigate and A LOT of down trees.
May 29, 2017 @ 7:50pm
May 29, 2017
Sep 4, 2016 @ 2:58pm
Sep 4, 2016
great condition! 2 trees down in the same spot on the first singletrack section after the climb up. One of them is big, chain saw needed!
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