3,629 ft
Distance
33 ft
Climb
-216 ft
Descent
00:05:02
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Blazing Saddle Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Park City Mountain Resort
    Park City, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #2709 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #2045 in Trail Running
    • #8989 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in Trail Running
    • 55 in Hiking

This is a nice climbing trail that bypasses the old road climb. The trail has a good amount of sun exposure as it winds up through a little hidden meadow. The trail is a pretty slow and easy climb. As you near the top you feel the altitude a bit and you navigate between aspens. The turns are nice berms but pretty tight. I would consider this a great climbing trail to get to the saddle and on up Puke Hill.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Blazing Saddle multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -183 ft
  • Altitude min
    9,295 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,479 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,479 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,295 ft
  • Grade
    -5.047%
  • Grade max
    -20.785%
  • Grade min
    18.475%
  • Distance climb
    671 ft
  • Distance down
    2,553 ft
  • Distance flat
    405 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:02
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:40
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Status:
on Oct 8, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 3.8 (15 votes)
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      • 531 rides
      • 21 miles avg distance
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      • 4,397 rides
      • Last: Oct 15, 2022

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Devrin (Jun 19, 2018 at 16:53)
      Great new connector up to Wasatch Crest! Don’t know if I’d call it a green however a lot of overhanging Aspen trees, I whacked my shoulder and went over the bars here Lol
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