2 miles
Distance
621 ft
Climb
-587 ft
Descent
00:31:54
Avg time
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Packard Cutoff Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Hobble Creek
    Provo, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    May - Oct
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #26762 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    20 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Great singletrack experience. Alternates between evergreen forest, meadows, and scrub oak, with great views all along. Trail is smooth all along, and wanders up and down, making a shortcut from the Hobble Creek road to the Mapleton Ridge Trail (013).

More Stats for Packard Cutoff bike trail
  • Altitude change
    34 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,172 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,548 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,410 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,444 ft
  • Grade
    0.294%
  • Grade max
    -34.025%
  • Grade min
    37.088%
  • Distance climb
    4,414 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    697 ft
  • Avg time
    00:31:54
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Status:
on Jul 29, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
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Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Packard Cutoff Trail Reports

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      Jul 29, 2017 @ 2:48pm
      Jul 29, 2017
      May 27, 2017 @ 10:02pm
      May 27, 2017
      Still some muddy spots, and the dirt bikes have softened up the dirt a bit on the climbs/descents.
      May 24, 2017 @ 7:12pm
      May 24, 2017
      95% rideable with the occasional soggy spot. The very top still has a pond, but you can easily ride around it, but some mud in there. All in all...
      May 20, 2017 @ 1:25pm
      May 20, 2017
      Lots of water at top. Portions of trail have become mini streams.
      May 8, 2017 @ 10:03am
      May 8, 2017
      The first mile or so was very muddy and water running everywhere. Even after that first mile, constantly running into heavy muddy spots. There are...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 23 miles avg distance
      All
      • 7 rides
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      Aug 11, 2019 @ 11:23am
      Aug 11, 2019
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      May 27, 2017 @ 10:05pm
      May 27, 2017
      39 |
      Oct 9, 2016 @ 6:23pm
      Oct 9, 2016
      41 |
      Oct 9, 2016 @ 6:23pm
      Oct 9, 2016

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