1,921 ft
Distance
44 ft
Climb
-164 ft
Descent
00:11:44
Avg time
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    BLM
    Land Manager

The Snotch Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    La Sal Mountains
    Moab, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #67 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #13182 in Trail Running
    • #6324 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    USFS

This is an alternate to the crazy-hard "notch" that has a few super-tight switchbacks but less steep sections.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for The Snotch mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -120 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,106 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,249 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,249 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,129 ft
  • Grade
    -6.257%
  • Grade max
    -112.909%
  • Grade min
    12.281%
  • Distance climb
    628 ft
  • Distance down
    994 ft
  • Distance flat
    169 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:44
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:21
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Status:
on Apr 4, 2024
Snow Covered
Avg: 4.2 (36 votes)
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      The Snotch Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 72 rides
      • 32.3 km avg distance
      6 Months
      • 692 rides
      • 39.7 km avg distance
      All
      • 11,552 rides
      • Last: Apr 19, 2024

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