5 miles
Distance
877 ft
Climb
-847 ft
Descent
00:56:20
Avg time

Over the Top Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    City Creek
    Pocatello, Idaho
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #20377 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

The easier ride direction is clockwise -- this way you get an easier uphill climb before hitting the steep sections on the way down. Although there are multiple scree fields to cross and some substantial exposure at the top, the trail has a great mix of topology and fantastic views.

More Stats for Over the Top bike trail
  • Altitude change
    30 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,265 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,089 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,265 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,295 ft
  • Grade
    0.117%
  • Grade max
    -21.732%
  • Grade min
    24.49%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,584 ft
  • Avg time
    00:56:20
  • Avg reverse time
    00:38:08
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Status:
on Jun 23, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4 (7 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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  • > 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

  • 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
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      Over the Top Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 23, 2019 @ 2:24pm
      Jun 23, 2019
      Jun 5, 2019 @ 5:19am
      Jun 5, 2019
      May 2, 2019 @ 7:30pm
      May 2, 2019
      There is some mud near the top with two snow drifts that you have to tromp through. Other than that, pretty good. I think it should be pretty much...
      Apr 30, 2019 @ 3:18pm
      Apr 30, 2019
      The entire trail was dry aside from a few spots at the summit. You’ll have to skirt around some snow patches at the top, as well as some smaller...
      Apr 19, 2018 @ 8:08am
      Apr 19, 2018
      reporter South end very wet in spots. Turn back before leaving ruts.
      view all reports » 7 social media mentions

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 6 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 78 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 253 rides
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      Photos

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      Jun 11, 2019 @ 10:23pm
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      Jun 2, 2019 @ 10:47pm
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      Jun 2, 2019 @ 10:47pm
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      Jun 2, 2019 @ 10:47pm
      Jun 2, 2019

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