4 miles
Distance
717 ft
Climb
-1,988 ft
Descent
00:43:19
Avg time
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Upper Gibson Jack Details

  • Riding Area
    City Creek
    Pocatello, Idaho
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #38948 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Upper Gibson Jack bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,271 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,121 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,998 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,399 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,128 ft
  • Grade
    -5.479%
  • Grade max
    -113.595%
  • Grade min
    136.735%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    236 ft
  • Avg time
    00:43:19
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Status:
on Apr 7, 2017
Wet
Avg: 3 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
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  • 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
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      Upper Gibson Jack Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Apr 7, 2017 @ 7:34am
      Apr 7, 2017
      Minor Water drainage issue, standing water on trail surface
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 5 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 5 rides
      •  

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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag Shark13 (Jul 7, 2016 at 15:34)
       This section is open to motorized bikes fyi
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag Zuki17 (Apr 7, 2017 at 7:39)
       While riding ran into 2 snow packs at various locations, about 1 week ago. Easy to just walk around
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag JTIdaho (Aug 8, 2018 at 13:23)
       Some nice views, but pretty steep and rocky. No matter which way you go, I think most people are going to be walking their bikes uphill in several sections.
      [Reply]

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