2 miles
Distance
259 ft
Climb
-259 ft
Descent
00:21:38
Avg time

Saddle Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    High Star Ranch
    Kamas, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #18506 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 55 in Hiking

Nice little loop at the top of the climb. Is a nice cross country style ride in either direction. Going down either way is pretty flowy, not big berms, but some good drifty turns and fun little transitions.

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More Stats for Saddle Loop mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    0 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,194 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,426 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,194 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,194 ft
  • Grade
    0.002%
  • Grade max
    -21.828%
  • Grade min
    19.922%
  • Distance climb
    3,340 ft
  • Distance down
    3,746 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,033 ft
  • Avg time
    00:21:38
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:03
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Status:
on Aug 7, 2020
Dry
Avg: 3.85 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Saddle Loop Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 179 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 637 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      6 |
      Jul 15, 2020 @ 8:54am
      Jul 15, 2020
      29 |
      Sep 21, 2019 @ 4:16pm
      Sep 21, 2019
      92 |
      Oct 12, 2017 @ 8:34am
      Oct 12, 2017
      102 |
      Oct 22, 2016 @ 1:51pm
      Oct 22, 2016

      Routes with this trail

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      Example Race
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      High Star Loop w/o 4wd intersections
      9 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag mtnsam (Aug 16, 2019 at 16:51)
       Dry but not very dusty. Lots of shade along the trail. No very steep.
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