1,438 ft
Distance
174 ft
Climb
00:06:03
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Ridge Connector Trail

  • USFS
    Land Manager

Ridge Connector Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
    • Dirtbike/Moto
  • Riding Area
    American Fork Canyon
    Cedar Hills, Utah
  • Ref Number
    #216
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #96483 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #4154 in E-Biking
    • #5512 in Trail Running
    • #2908 in Hiking
    • #645 in Dirtbiking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 25 in E-Biking
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking
    • 50 in Dirtbiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Manager
    Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest

A short connector basically to get to the road from Ridge 157.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Ridge Connector bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    174 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,762 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,936 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,762 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,936 ft
  • Grade
    12.095%
  • Grade max
    1.373%
  • Grade min
    26.928%
  • Distance climb
    1,438 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:03
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:20
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Status:
on Aug 25, 2021
Dry
Avg: 2.4 (5 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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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      Ridge Connector Trail Reports

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      Aug 25, 2021 @ 5:34pm
      Aug 25, 2021
      May 27, 2021 @ 12:42pm
      May 27, 2021
      Apr 30, 2021 @ 10:29am
      Apr 30, 2021
      The USFS spring-time wet trails closure is now in affect up American Fork Canyon. This means no mtn bikes, motos, horses, etc. Open to foot...
      Oct 26, 2020 @ 6:28am
      Oct 26, 2020
      Less than an inch of snow after the weekend storm with a few dry spots. Plenty of traction. Should turn to hero later this week if the snow melts...
      May 22, 2020 @ 1:13pm
      May 22, 2020
      reporter AF Canyon trails are now open for the season.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 32 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 206 rides
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      Oct 10, 2017 @ 1:36pm
      Oct 10, 2017

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      thohan (Jun 11, 2018 at 8:55)
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