3 miles
Distance
366 ft
Climb
-317 ft
Descent
00:31:21
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Monitor And Merrimac Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Details

  • Riding Area
    Moab
    Moab, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #44111 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Overly sandy in the lower elevations, but still a really fun trail with great views and some ripping descents. Tons of slickrock, with a bit of route-finding here and there.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Monitor And Merrimac bike trail
  • Altitude change
    49 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,486 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,776 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,486 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,534 ft
  • Grade
    0.345%
  • Grade max
    -87.308%
  • Grade min
    29.178%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    238 ft
  • Avg time
    00:31:21
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Status:
on Mar 24, 2018
Variable
Avg: 2.65 (3 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
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • 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 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 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to monitor-and-merrimac trailhead (38.717200, -109.731910)
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      Monitor And Merrimac Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Mar 24, 2018 @ 8:59am
      Mar 24, 2018
      The west side in the drainage can be wet and muddy after a rain storm.
      Jan 28, 2018 @ 9:23am
      Jan 28, 2018
      Most of the trail is dry, with minor ice and snow still in shady spots.
      Oct 9, 2017 @ 8:23pm
      Oct 9, 2017
      Parts of the trail are sandy and a little tricky to follow.
      Sep 15, 2017 @ 3:10pm
      Sep 15, 2017
      Oct 23, 2016 @ 2:14pm
      Oct 23, 2016
      Paint marks are getting a bit hard to follow in places.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 3 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      All
      • 55 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Nov 20, 2017 @ 11:46pm
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      Monitor And Merrimac
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      May 21, 2016 @ 2:10pm
      May 21, 2016
      Monitor And Merrimac
      70 |
      May 21, 2016 @ 2:10pm
      May 21, 2016
      Monitor And Merrimac
      151 |
      Mar 31, 2015 @ 4:04am
      Mar 31, 2015
      Monitor And Merrimac

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag IamZOSO (Oct 14, 2018 at 13:29)
       Don't bother. Pretty but very boring.
      [Reply]

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