396 ft
Distance
-19 ft
Descent
00:03:33
Avg time

The Tar Pits Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Trailside Park
    Park City, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    DJ
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Season
    Closed when Muddy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #24955 in Mountain Biking

This is a short straight run with 4 evenly spaced flat top jumps. There are two tracks side by side with smaller jumps on the right and a bit larger on the left. It is a good place to learn or just get comfortable jumping your bike.

Bike Park

More Stats for The Tar Pits mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -19 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,648 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,667 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,667 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,648 ft
  • Grade
    -4.916%
  • Grade max
    -5.647%
  • Grade min
    -0.413%
  • Distance down
    347 ft
  • Distance flat
    49 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:33
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:06
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Status:
on Jun 16, 2020
Dry
Avg: 4 (3 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • 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
  • 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
      Directions to the-tar-pits trailhead (40.709460, -111.505390)
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      The Tar Pits Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 16, 2020 @ 4:10pm
      Jun 16, 2020
      Apr 25, 2020 @ 5:12pm
      Apr 25, 2020
      Apr 4, 2020 @ 3:19pm
      Apr 4, 2020
      Bike park is technically closed but come in the back entrance and ur guuudd????????????????
      Apr 4, 2020 @ 3:19pm
      Apr 4, 2020
      Only ride the tar pits only thing dry atm
      Apr 4, 2020 @ 2:17pm
      Apr 4, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 43 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 535 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4,440 rides
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      Photos

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      17 |
      May 3, 2020 @ 11:42am
      May 3, 2020
      23 |
      May 2, 2019 @ 1:00pm
      May 2, 2019
      22 |
      May 2, 2019 @ 1:00pm
      May 2, 2019
      14 |
      May 2, 2019 @ 12:59pm
      May 2, 2019

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Dizzleus (Jun 16, 2020 at 0:00)
       5 quick hits, you can lap these all day and practice getting comfortable without gravity.
      [Reply]

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      youtuber Trailside jumps with BCpov
      8:08 | 220 | Dec 16, 2018 , Park City
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