1,921 ft
Distance
44 ft
Climb
-164 ft
Descent
13:31:49
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Upper Porcupine Alt Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Upper Porcupine Alt Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    La Sal Mountains
    Moab, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #75 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking

No description for Upper Porcupine Alt trail has been added yet! Submit one here.

More Stats for Upper Porcupine Alt bike 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
    13:31:49
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Oct 1, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.35 (18 votes)

view (3,492)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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

  • 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
  • Other Other
      Directions to upper-porcupine-alt trailhead (38.582640, -109.360870)
      update trails status or condition

      Upper Porcupine Alt Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 1, 2019 @ 9:26am
      Oct 1, 2019
      Sep 15, 2019 @ 8:30am
      Sep 15, 2019
      Snotch can get crowded like Potato Salad hill on Easter Weekend this time of year, be careful, encountered bikes and people scattered about the...
      Sep 3, 2019 @ 6:21am
      Sep 3, 2019
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 6:48am
      Aug 16, 2019
      Jun 16, 2019 @ 7:26am
      Jun 16, 2019
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 138 rides
      • 32 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 1,018 rides
      • 28 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,391 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      445 |
      Oct 10, 2016 @ 9:24am
      Oct 10, 2016
      396 |
      Oct 10, 2016 @ 9:24am
      Oct 10, 2016
      429 |
      Dec 23, 2015 @ 6:43am
      Dec 23, 2015
      498 |
      Dec 23, 2015 @ 6:42am
      Dec 23, 2015

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      2019 Moab Rocks Stage 1: Porcupine Rim race
      22 miles

      Reviews / Comments

      No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
      Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.


      Post a Comment



      You must login to Pinkbike.
      Don't have an account? Sign up

      Join Pinkbike  Login

      Videos

      more »
      LPS Slippery Rock
      0:16 | 781 | Mar 22, 2017 , Moab
      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.