2,006 ft
Distance
22 ft
Climb
-315 ft
Descent
00:01:06
Avg time
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The Rut Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Ogden
    , Utah
  • AKA
    Bobsled
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    ~ March-November
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #6571 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking

Fast, sweeping trail with continual berms. Downhill bike traffic only.

Disclaimer

Conditions vary depending on how recently maintenance has been performed.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for The Rut mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -293 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,874 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,167 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,167 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,874 ft
  • Grade max
    -55.844%
  • Grade min
    15.881%
  • Distance climb
    196 ft
  • Distance down
    1,811 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:06
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:32
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Status:
on Sep 17, 2021
Dry
Avg: 4.75 (8 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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      The Rut Trail Reports

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      Sep 17, 2021 @ 9:36pm
      Sep 17, 2021
      Minor erosion. brake bumps. Work done on the entry
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 12:04pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      Touch-up work on lower berms after the rain. Sections of braking bumps up top to be expected this time in the season, otherwise excellent...
      May 3, 2021 @ 2:10pm
      May 3, 2021
      Braking bumps are really bad this year
      Apr 1, 2021 @ 11:34am
      Apr 1, 2021
      Erosion work, cleaned up berms and added new side hit features upon entering the main straightaway
      Mar 27, 2021 @ 7:51am
      Mar 27, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 14 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 454 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,719 rides
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      Photos

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      5 |
      Sep 17, 2021 @ 9:48pm
      Sep 17, 2021
      123 |
      Mar 24, 2020 @ 6:29am
      Mar 24, 2020
      141 |
      Mar 25, 2019 @ 1:50pm
      Mar 25, 2019
      108 |
      Oct 2, 2018 @ 10:32am
      Oct 2, 2018

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Canyon to The Rut Lollipop Loop
      10 miles

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 2
      savage47 (Mar 5, 2015 at 16:08)
       its called RUT!!!!
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Littledebbie (Sep 11, 2021 at 9:45)
       Awesome trail!!!
      [Reply]

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      Videos

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      1:03 | 185 | Mar 24, 2020 , Ogden
      Death RUT
      0:31 | 374 | Sep 12, 2016 , Ogden
      Bobsled
      1:26 | 432 | Dec 2, 2014 , Ogden
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