4,265 ft
Distance
355 ft
Climb
-107 ft
Descent
00:09:55
Avg time

Sweeney Switchbacks Details

  • Riding Area
    Park City
    Park City, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #34147 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking

Sweeny's is a classic old-school Park City, hand-cut trail. With techy root sections, and off camber switchbacks, the climbing gnar helps keep your mind off the oxygen deprivation from being in in the steeps at high altitude.

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More Stats for Sweeney Switchbacks bike trail
  • Altitude change
    247 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,214 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,473 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,214 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,462 ft
  • Grade
    5.801%
  • Grade max
    -60.613%
  • Grade min
    152.535%
  • Distance climb
    3,566 ft
  • Distance down
    656 ft
  • Distance flat
    44 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:57
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Status:
on Aug 3, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 3 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
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  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • 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
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
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      Sweeney Switchbacks Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 5 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
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      • 728 rides
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      PCMR Puke Hill big loop - 19 mi
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