2 miles
Distance
91 ft
Climb
-1,977 ft
Descent
00:47:24
Avg time
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Malan's Details

  • Riding Area
    Ogden
    Ogden, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Global Ranking
    #74140 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    20 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking

The first part until the switchback (Taylor's canyon) is really technical, but doable for the most part, after the switchback it becomes Malan's where it becomes very very steep and loose, and there are some hike-a-bike sections

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More Stats for Malan's bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,885 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,019 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,906 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,905 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,019 ft
  • Grade
    -18.313%
  • Grade max
    -67.616%
  • Grade min
    45.17%
  • Distance climb
    765 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    30 ft
  • Avg time
    00:47:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:19:31
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Status:
on Nov 18, 2018
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Uphill Only
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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Malan's Trail Reports

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      Nov 18, 2018 @ 10:43am
      Nov 18, 2018
      Mostly dry with light snow patches near the top
      Feb 6, 2018 @ 9:17am
      Feb 6, 2018
      Many dry areas with patches of ice, snow near the summit.
      May 26, 2017 @ 3:16pm
      May 26, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      All
      • 23 rides
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      Photos

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      Feb 15, 2018 @ 1:49pm
      Feb 15, 2018
      Malan's, Ogden
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      Feb 6, 2018 @ 9:18am
      Feb 6, 2018
      Malan's, My City
      9 |
      Feb 6, 2018 @ 9:17am
      Feb 6, 2018
      Malan's, My City

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