8.5 miles
Distance
870 ft
Climb
-2,166 ft
Descent
01:04:29
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Shafer Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike Type
    Gravel, Adaptive MTB
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
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Shafer Trail is a 9 mile popular dirt/gravel road trail located near Moab Utah. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions. On average it takes 1 hour4 minutes to complete this trail.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Shafer Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,296 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,467 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,909 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,909 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,614 ft
  • Grade
    -2.874%
  • Grade max
    -169.925%
  • Grade min
    73.941%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    263 ft
  • Avg time
    01:04:29
  • Avg reverse time
    01:30:01
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on Jun 8, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 103 rides
      • 131 miles avg distance
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      • 495 rides
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      Dec 8, 2016 @ 9:57pm
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      Dec 8, 2016 @ 9:41pm
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      Sep 24, 2016 @ 7:28pm
      Sep 24, 2016

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      White Rim Trail: Shafer to Murphy's Hogback...
      7:32 | 19 | Apr 2, 2022 , Moab
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      14:07 | 373 | Nov 18, 2018 , Moab
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