2 miles
Distance
277 ft
Climb
-265 ft
Descent
00:19:52
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of UFO Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

UFO Details

  • Riding Area
    Klondike Bluffs
    Moab, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #13447 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

One of the best rails, good mix of sandstone, and smooth singletrack. The green creek beds and deep red rock makes the landscape look like another planet.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for UFO bike trail
  • Altitude change
    11 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,931 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,056 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,995 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,006 ft
  • Grade
    0.126%
  • Grade max
    -73.897%
  • Grade min
    81.187%
  • Distance climb
    4,159 ft
  • Distance down
    3,567 ft
  • Distance flat
    684 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:52
  • Avg reverse time
    00:21:59
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Status:
on Nov 28, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (13 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
Directions to ufo-8943 trailhead (38.812990, -109.726380)
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UFO Trail Reports

datedescription
Nov 28, 2018 @ 11:04am
Nov 28, 2018
Oct 25, 2018 @ 6:14pm
Oct 25, 2018
Fun lead in to mega steps then alaska Ufo was moist with grippy trail goodness today Mtn bikes are GREAT????
Oct 25, 2018 @ 6:06pm
Oct 25, 2018
Fun lead in to mega steps then alaska Ufo was moist with grippy trail goodness today Mtn bikes are GREAT????
Apr 15, 2018 @ 8:54am
Apr 15, 2018
Nov 1, 2017 @ 9:10am
Nov 1, 2017
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Photos

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36 |
Nov 14, 2017 @ 5:50pm
Nov 14, 2017
UFO, My City
404 |
May 8, 2016 @ 8:41am
May 8, 2016
UFO, Moab

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag Marksmichaels (Oct 21, 2018 at 16:57)
 Much of trail is very easy on nice smooth slickrock. A couple fast flow sections. A little switchy tech too. Got us to Mega Steps.
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