2 miles
169 ft
-599 ft
1 miles
High Point
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Ladyslipper Details

  • Riding Area
  • AKA
    Pole Canyon Connector/Sherman Springs Connector
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
  • Bike Type
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical Rating
  • Season
  • Family Friendly
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #61334 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
  • Land Manager

This trail is brand new for 2018! The culmination of two years of work between the USFS, Mountain Bike the Tetons and the Teton Valley community. The majority of this trail is machine built with all hand finish-work. It connects the Nemo trail in Southern Valley to Sherman Springs Rd. and further to Pole Canyon. Grades are all less than 10% with wide corners and flow in both directions. Wider grade to accommodate winter fat bike grooming and adaptive athletes. Trail winds through old-growth conifer and aspen stands with views up Pole Canyon and down into Teton Valley. A superb out and back or connector.

Access Info

Find the trail start on the Nemo Trail in Southern Valley (to the west). From the east, park at the Pole Canyon TH or the Sherman Springs TH.


Trail is open as of July 27, 2018 but there will be ongoing finish work through Aug. 2018.

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More Stats for Ladyslipper bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -430 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,386 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,816 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,386 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2,241 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    714 ft
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
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  • Variable
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Directions to ladyslipper-139680 trailhead (43.565589, -111.086521)
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flag ses4520 (Aug 29, 2018 at 13:11)
 Trail #207

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