2,571 ft
Distance
42 ft
Climb
-239 ft
Descent
00:02:31
Avg time

Cliff Hanger Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Provo Canyon
    Provo, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #15162 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Timpanogos State Wildlife Management Area

The preferred way to drop into the Provo Race Course trails. Fast moving, and heart pounding. Not overly technical, but a few pucker up moments near the cliff edge that bump this to expert level track.

This trail is unsanctioned.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Cliff Hanger mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -196 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,322 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,543 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,518 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,322 ft
  • Grade
    -7.636%
  • Grade max
    -95.96%
  • Grade min
    28.652%
  • Distance climb
    586 ft
  • Distance down
    1,614 ft
  • Distance flat
    371 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:31
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:06
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Status:
on Oct 23, 2020
Avg: 4.25 (8 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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  • < 50%
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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      Cliff Hanger Trail Reports

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      Oct 23, 2020 @ 8:51pm
      Oct 23, 2020
      This trail and about everything else in this area is BURNT TOAST! (From the recent fire.) Pretty sure it’s closed, and the firefighters will...
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 7:06am
      Jul 11, 2020
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 8:56pm
      Jul 6, 2020
      So fun! Makes for a good short loop from Timpanogas park. Like always, BE CAREFUL. You don’t want to crash here. Still, if you have what it...
      Jun 8, 2020 @ 6:40pm
      Jun 8, 2020
      May 7, 2020 @ 5:00pm
      May 7, 2020
      Epic downhill! Don’t let your guard down after the cliff section, though. It is still a black diamond after that part, and has some steep,...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 31 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 749 rides
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      Photos

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      23 |
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 12:39pm
      Sep 19, 2019
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      Sep 19, 2019 @ 12:39pm
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      22 |
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 12:39pm
      Sep 19, 2019
      32 |
      Oct 17, 2018 @ 3:36pm
      Oct 17, 2018

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      Videos

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      Provo Canyon Cliff DH
      1:01 | 268 | Mar 5, 2015 , Provo
      Snowboarding at the Canyons Cliff 07
      0:13 | 325 | Jan 23, 2011 , Provo
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