2,219 ft
Distance
9 ft
Climb
-200 ft
Descent
00:01:51
Avg time

Tidal Wave (Upper) Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Deer Valley Resort
    Park City, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Summer
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump, Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking
    #694 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2015

Built by Gravity Logic. Bermed roller coaster with small tabletops in between switchbacks. Fast downhill and really sharp berms. This upper sections has some steep turns that tend to get really bumpy. This top section is probably the most difficult part before you get to the meadow.

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More Stats for Tidal Wave (Upper) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -191 ft
  • Altitude min
    9,084 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,275 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,275 ft
  • Altitude end
    9,084 ft
  • Grade
    -8.6%
  • Grade max
    -28.694%
  • Grade min
    8.414%
  • Distance climb
    218 ft
  • Distance down
    1,845 ft
  • Distance flat
    156 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:51
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Status:
on Sep 15, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (12 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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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • 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
  • 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
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      Tidal Wave (Upper) Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 15, 2019 @ 4:42pm
      Sep 15, 2019
      reporter Really good dirt!
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 12:07pm
      Aug 16, 2019
      Would be nice if after the first tabletop in this upper section Deer Valley cleared away the deep and loose 2" rock everywhere. You have to land...
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 12:09pm
      Aug 13, 2019
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 12:18pm
      Aug 3, 2019
      Jul 25, 2019 @ 11:09am
      Jul 25, 2019
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1,097 rides
      • 23 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,821 rides
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      Photos

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      Nov 24, 2017 @ 6:39am
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      Nov 24, 2017 @ 6:37am
      Nov 24, 2017
      263 |
      Oct 29, 2015 @ 9:49am
      Oct 29, 2015

      Routes with this trail

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag dvbwn (Aug 18, 2016 at 8:36)
       Dear everyone that rides this trail: the braking bumps are getting ridiculous. Just trust the berms!
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      Videos

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      The Last Part.
      3:44 | 59 | Sep 11, 2015 , Park City
      Second To Last One.
      5:12 | 62 | Sep 11, 2015 , Park City
      Lower Part.
      1:14 | 44 | Sep 11, 2015 , Park City
      Getting Tired.
      2:18 | 14 | Sep 11, 2015 , Park City
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