2 miles
Distance
278 ft
Climb
-267 ft
Descent
00:16:47
Avg time

Paper Airplane Details

  • Riding Area
    Powder Mountain
    Eden, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Global Ranking
    #12937 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2016

Fun and mostly smooth trail, with very little altitude change. There are a few little rocky sections, but really very easy. And there is a big metal sculpture of a Paper Airplane

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More Stats for Paper Airplane bike trail
  • Altitude change
    11 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,445 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,671 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,660 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,671 ft
  • Grade
    0.117%
  • Grade max
    -33.348%
  • Grade min
    15.185%
  • Distance climb
    4,248 ft
  • Distance down
    3,987 ft
  • Distance flat
    995 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:15:48
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Status:
on Jul 30, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)

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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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  • 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
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      Paper Airplane Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jul 30, 2018 @ 8:49am
      Jul 30, 2018
      Jun 26, 2018 @ 2:08pm
      Jun 26, 2018
      Bit dusty and super dry. Ruts starting to form near switchbacks. Try not to skid.
      Jun 14, 2018 @ 4:42am
      Jun 14, 2018
      Conditions very dry - Please use proper braking technique and refrain from locking wheels.
      Jun 13, 2018 @ 2:22pm
      Jun 13, 2018
      Fun little loop with a decent around a large metal “paper airplane” loop is repeatable and super fun for 4 or 5 goes.
      Jun 4, 2018 @ 10:06pm
      Jun 4, 2018
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 111 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 389 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      22 |
      Jun 14, 2018 @ 9:09am
      Jun 14, 2018
      Paper Airplane, North Ogden
      146 |
      Jul 6, 2017 @ 4:19pm
      Jul 6, 2017
      Paper Airplane, Park City
      89 |
      Jul 4, 2017 @ 10:07pm
      Jul 4, 2017
      Paper Airplane, Eden
      93 |
      Jul 4, 2017 @ 10:06pm
      Jul 4, 2017
      Paper Airplane, Eden

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