2 miles
Distance
106 ft
Climb
-459 ft
Descent
00:09:13
Avg time

Dark Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Tooele
    Tooele, Utah
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Late spring to fall
  • Global Ranking
    #3020

Dark Trail follows Settlement Canyon Creek. From the parking lot there is a brief section of pavement just after the toll gate. Turn right onto the first dirt road. It quickly turns into single track. Just stay on the single track. There trail rules parallel, but not close to the paved road. This is a good ride for beginners. If they feel overwhelmed by dirt, they can use pavement to get them back to the trailhead. There is an awkward section that passes right through an established camp site. I'm usually rude and ride through, but you could switch to the pavement. At the top the trail and road align for a about 100 yards.

Access Info

Start from the Settlement Canyon reservoir parking lot.

Disclaimer

Watch for horses and cattle.

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More Stats for Dark Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -353 ft
  • Altitude min
    1 miles
  • Altitude max
    1 miles
  • Altitude start
    1 miles
  • Altitude end
    1 miles
  • Grade
    -3.446%
  • Grade max
    -29.704%
  • Grade min
    25.495%
  • Distance climb
    2,312 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    984 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:13
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:21
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Status:
on Jul 26, 2017
Very Dry
Avg: 5 (4 votes)

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Dark Trail Trail Reports

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Jul 26, 2017 @ 11:51am
Jul 26, 2017
Fun trail. quick easy climb with a quick fun ride back down. Watch for horses, hikers and cattle on the trail. the trail is loose in places and...
Jul 19, 2017 @ 12:00am
Jul 19, 2017
Jul 16, 2017 @ 11:18am
Jul 16, 2017
Left Hand Fork/Bear Trap Pass Downhill/upper
Jul 8, 2017 @ 6:09am
Jul 8, 2017
Condition of the trail is good to go!
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Aug 6, 2017 @ 8:26pm
Aug 6, 2017
Dark Trail, My City
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Dec 6, 2005 @ 6:10am
Dec 6, 2005
| 2 comments Dark Trail, Tooele
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Nov 30, 2005 @ 6:33am
Nov 30, 2005
Dark Trail, Tooele

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