5 miles
Distance
857 ft
Climb
-887 ft
Descent
00:56:29
Avg time

Over The Top Details

  • Riding Area
    City Creek
    Pocatello, Idaho
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking
    #20377 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Preferred to ride in reverse. This way you can go down the very steep switchbacks instead of up. Either direction leaves you crossing several scree fields. The trail is pretty fantastic if you are comfortable with exposure on one side.

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More Stats for Over The Top bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -30 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,264 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,089 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,295 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,264 ft
  • Grade
    -0.118%
  • Grade max
    -24.379%
  • Grade min
    25.76%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,855 ft
  • Avg time
    00:56:29
  • Avg reverse time
    00:38:08
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Status:
on Apr 19, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • 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%
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 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
  • Other Other
      Directions to over-the-top trailhead (42.834210, -112.467060)
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      Over The Top Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Apr 19, 2018 @ 8:08am
      Apr 19, 2018
      reporter South end very wet in spots. Turn back before leaving ruts.
      Feb 3, 2018 @ 3:25pm
      Feb 3, 2018
      Pocatello Running Club's Over the Top Trail Race is officially open for registration today! Join us Saturday May 12, 2018 for either a 3 mile...
      Sep 4, 2017 @ 2:07am
      Sep 4, 2017
      Apr 29, 2017 @ 2:29pm
      Apr 29, 2017
      Towards the top from South to North there is a large bit of snow blocking entire trail have to climb across. Tons of mud and puddles leading up...
      Jun 24, 2016 @ 7:39am
      Jun 24, 2016
      Fun. Some sections seemed a bit overgrown, could use some local love with weed wackers. I did the loop clockwise (if looking at map), but saw...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 11 miles avg distance
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      Aug 23, 2018 @ 3:21pm
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