2 miles
Distance
387 ft
Climb
-770 ft
Descent
00:16:59
Avg time

Empire Link Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Park City Mountain Resort
    Park City, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #4376 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 40 in Hiking

Absolutely love this trail. Good berms, risers, fun blast through the grass and aspens. Best to start from Mid Mountain on the return home through Ontario Canyon.

More Stats for Empire Link bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -383 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,835 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,295 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,295 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,912 ft
  • Grade
    -3.349%
  • Grade max
    -169.777%
  • Grade min
    86.365%
  • Distance climb
    4,605 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    944 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:59
  • Avg reverse time
    00:25:00
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Status:
on Jun 28, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.55 (11 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • 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
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • 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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to empire-link trailhead (40.627810, -111.514810)
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      Empire Link Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 28, 2019 @ 8:54am
      Jun 28, 2019
      Sep 22, 2018 @ 11:57am
      Sep 22, 2018
      Super Dry!
      Sep 8, 2018 @ 9:49am
      Sep 8, 2018
      Jul 30, 2018 @ 9:01am
      Jul 30, 2018
      Very dry!
      Jan 8, 2018 @ 9:23am
      Jan 8, 2018
      Giant tree down at intersection with Johns 99
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 184 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 599 rides
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      Photos

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      5 |
      Aug 29, 2019 @ 2:32pm
      Aug 29, 2019
      12 |
      Jul 9, 2019 @ 6:35am
      Jul 9, 2019
      31 |
      Jun 24, 2018 @ 5:40pm
      Jun 24, 2018
      20 |
      Jun 24, 2018 @ 5:39pm
      Jun 24, 2018

      Trail Lists

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag Darhawk (Aug 27, 2016 at 20:52)
       Very awesome trail. Some climbing some downhill. All fun.
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