1.9 miles
Distance
611 ft
Climb
-219 ft
Descent
00:36:50
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Rusty Nail 4x4 Rd. Trail
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    BLM
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Rusty Nail 4x4 Rd. Details

  • Activities
    • ATV/ORV/OHV
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
    • Dirtbike/Moto
    • Observed Trials
  • Riding Area
    Moab
    , Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop
  • Global Ranking
    #123123 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #21426 in E-Biking
    • #10326 in Trail Running
    • #1699 in Dirtbiking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 60 in Hiking
    • 70 in Dirtbiking
    • 90 in ATVing/Offroading
    • 5 in Horseback
    • 5 in Observed Trials

Rusty Nail is a very rough jeep road with many ledges and very steep strenuous climbs. This route is not recommended for mountain bikers trying to access the Gold Bar Rim Singletrack.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Rusty Nail 4x4 Rd. atv/orv/ohv trail trail
  • Altitude change
    392 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,545 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,135 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,743 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,135 ft
  • Grade
    3.9%
  • Grade max
    -30.7%
  • Grade min
    55%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    3,301 ft
  • Distance flat
    308 ft
  • Avg time
    00:36:50
  • Avg reverse time
    00:24:23
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      Rusty Nail 4x4 Rd. Trail Reports

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      Nov 28, 2020 @ 8:28am
      Nov 28, 2020
      Not ideal for mountain biking. Recommend the blue Gold Bar trail to get back to Gemini bridges road
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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 7 rides
      • 40 miles avg distance
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      • 73 rides
      • Last: Apr 29, 2022

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