2.4 miles
Distance
453 ft
Climb
-25 ft
Descent
00:25:49
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Prime Cut Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Prime Cut Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    18 Road
    Fruita, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Green (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat, Adaptive MTB
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #782 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #90684 in Trail Running
    • #50416 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Uphill only trail used to access the top of the 18rd Trail system.

Adaptive Bike Info
aMTB 2 Rating: Obstacles exist. You may or may not be able to ride this solo. Support rider recommended.

A couple narrow off-camber sections and one ledgy rock climb

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Prime Cut mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    428 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,076 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,524 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,076 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,505 ft
  • Grade
    3.4%
  • Grade max
    -6.8%
  • Grade min
    20.8%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1,001 ft
  • Distance flat
    948 ft
  • Avg time
    00:25:49
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:51
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Status:
on Oct 29, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.05 (26 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Directions to prime-cut trailhead (39.310980, -108.703480)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 192 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,906 rides
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      Photos

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      May 16, 2020 @ 2:49pm
      May 16, 2020
      58 |
      Oct 18, 2019 @ 11:54am
      Oct 18, 2019
      57 |
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 1:35pm
      Oct 17, 2019
      173 |
      Sep 11, 2016 @ 9:49am
      Sep 11, 2016

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      wgwestervelt (Apr 14, 2019 at 19:47)
       Nicely constructed trail up. Hardly know your climbing. Only negative is it’s popularity.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      MmerX (Jun 3, 2019 at 21:05)
       Rode this up twice today. Trail is in great shape. It definitely gets the heart rate up a bit and is great practice for beginners
      [Reply]

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      Videos

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      youtuber Fruita Got MoJo? | 18 Road MTB Trails
      10:00 | 339 | Feb 13, 2019 , Fruita
      UNP31 - 18 Road - Adaptive MTB - Fruita, CO
      12:12 | 181 | Dec 5, 2019 , Fruita
      Prime Cut at Sunset
      5:50 | 598 | Jul 31, 2013 , Fruita
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