1.3 miles
Distance
-159 ft
Descent
00:06:51
Avg time
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Cryptobionic Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Hurricane Cliffs
    Hurricane, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #3494 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #42570 in Trail Running
    • #18362 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

Fun ups and downs in this mostly smooth but fast track. The trail has different optional sections that offer a bit of tech or just a faster drop. Most the trail you are surrounded by cryptobiotic soil, hence the name.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Cryptobionic mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -161 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,765 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,927 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,927 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,766 ft
  • Grade
    -2.4%
  • Grade max
    -7.5%
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    791 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:28
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Status:
on Jul 30, 2022
Variable
Avg: 3.5 (21 votes)
Your vote: 0

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Cryptobionic Trail Reports

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      Jul 30, 2022 @ 5:53am
      Jul 30, 2022
      Apr 29, 2022 @ 11:08am
      Apr 29, 2022
      Typical Spring conditions on the JEM. Rutty from cows and people riding on wet trails during the winter.
      Apr 15, 2022 @ 5:19pm
      Apr 15, 2022
      Apr 3, 2022 @ 9:21am
      Apr 3, 2022
      Mar 12, 2022 @ 10:08am
      Mar 12, 2022
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 616 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,280 rides
      • Last: Aug 12, 2022

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      Dec 21, 2014 @ 10:16am
      Dec 21, 2014

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      bizango-x (Oct 23, 2020 at 20:19)
      Great way to climb up to loop Dead Ringer, Jem, and More Cowbell.
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