5 miles
Distance
345 ft
Climb
-1,715 ft
Descent
00:46:27
Avg time
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Fifth Water Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Diamond Fork
    Tucker, Utah
  • Ref Number
    #015
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #32218 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 100 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    USFS
  • OSM Way

A very popular trail from the Diamond Fork Trailhead up to the hot springs (1.5 miles up), less traffic above that.

Access Info

At Diamond Fork is a trailhead with full services. Above the hot springs, on Forest Road 051, is a parking area.

More Stats for Fifth Water bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,370 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,530 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,900 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,900 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,530 ft
  • Grade
    -5.446%
  • Grade max
    -122.678%
  • Grade min
    60.129%
  • Distance climb
    4,029 ft
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,434 ft
  • Avg time
    00:46:27
  • Avg reverse time
    00:42:33
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Status:
on May 27, 2020
Dry
Avg: 3.55 (7 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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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
  • 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
  • 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 fifth-water-10867 trailhead (40.105750, -111.290880)
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      Fifth Water Trail Reports

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      May 27, 2020 @ 3:27pm
      May 27, 2020
      Note that there is also a covid closure sign at the top off of sheep creek road. But you can head east and follow the creek. Somewhat dusty but a...
      May 3, 2020 @ 8:18am
      May 3, 2020
      They have this trail closed at the bottom because of COVID-19. B.S if you ask me. You can still get to it at the top
      Oct 4, 2019 @ 7:58am
      Oct 4, 2019
      Lots of people, even on weekdays.
      Jun 6, 2019 @ 9:13am
      Jun 6, 2019
      Apr 19, 2019 @ 10:23am
      Apr 19, 2019
      Snow up high.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      All
      • 70 rides
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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag JpWalker (Oct 26, 2016 at 11:46)
       Fun beautiful trail. To many hikers to really enjoy it.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag triggermouse (May 26, 2017 at 9:13)
       Great trail in summer or winter (fat biking is nice and smooth when there is snow). I'm just afraid of running into hikers, and the smell of rotten eggs is always a great way to motivate you to go as fast as you can to get out of there.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Moto4rider (Aug 19, 2017 at 1:31)
       Such a blast, especially on the downhill. Try to hit it at a low traffic time.
      [Reply]

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