1,878 ft
Distance
84 ft
Climb
-31 ft
Descent
00:05:24
Avg time

Brackens connector Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Hurricane
    , Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #44330 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking

A steep and tough hill with some chunkiness to it This hill is an alternate connector to and from Church Rocks. It is accessed using Brackens Loop and taking the right hand turn down the hill.

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Access Info

After the loose climb up Prospector coming from the Grapevine TH, there is a left right split. Right is Prospector, Left is the Brackens connector. Follow Brackens and take a right down the hill.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Brackens connector mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    53 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,216 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,297 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,244 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,297 ft
  • Grade
    2.808%
  • Grade max
    -24.702%
  • Grade min
    43.592%
  • Distance climb
    1,335 ft
  • Distance down
    322 ft
  • Distance flat
    220 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:14
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Status:
on Dec 31, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 2.85 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Both Directions
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Clear / Green
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  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Brackens connector Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 19 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 509 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,387 rides
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      Photos

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      36 |
      Mar 25, 2018 @ 3:19pm
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      92 |
      May 7, 2015 @ 4:14pm
      May 7, 2015
      76 |
      May 7, 2015 @ 4:14pm
      May 7, 2015
      81 |
      May 7, 2015 @ 4:14pm
      May 7, 2015

      Routes with this trail

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      Prospector Church Rocks Lollipops featured
      16 miles
      Church Dino Figure 8
      8 miles

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag elderpanaca (Dec 27, 2017 at 20:03)
       This trail sucks. Really deep sand that will swallow your tires. Maybe it would be okay with a fat bike.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag B-Hann (Apr 26, 2020 at 6:02)
       This is really just a connector trail between Dino Cliffs and Church Rocks. It serves it's point but not necessarily a fun trail in and of itself.
      [Reply]

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