1 miles
Distance
167 ft
Climb
-173 ft
Descent
00:10:42
Avg time
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Petrified Whales Details

  • Riding area
    Three Peaks
    Cedar City, Utah
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking

Mostly slow going as you negotiate rock climbs. All the whale trails out here are a bit like this, with short sandy transitions and a little bit difficult to follow the trail. The speed is so low, as you have to keep looking up to see where the trail goes next, and it is not always clear.

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More Stats for Petrified Whales mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -6 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,828 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,927 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,920 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,914 ft
  • Grade
    -0.089%
  • Grade max
    -17.506%
  • Grade min
    20.198%
  • Distance climb
    2,607 ft
  • Distance down
    2,902 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,519 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:42
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:28
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Status:
on Oct 28, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (4 votes)

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Petrified Whales Trail Reports

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Oct 28, 2017 @ 9:34pm
Oct 28, 2017
Aug 21, 2017 @ 11:19am
Aug 21, 2017
Excellent slick rock playground comparable to anything Southern Utah has to offer. Trail needs more rock cairns and signage to reach it's full...
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Mar 28, 2016 @ 9:46am
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Petrified Whales, Park City
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Mar 28, 2016 @ 9:38am
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Petrified Whales, Cedar City
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Mar 28, 2016 @ 9:37am
Mar 28, 2016
Petrified Whales, Cedar City

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