2.2 miles
Distance
167 ft
Climb
-774 ft
Descent
00:18:48
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Wasatch Crest (North) Trail

  • USFS
    Land Manager

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Upper Mill Creek Canyon
    Millcreek, Utah
  • AKA
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T4 Alpine Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #157 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #1697 in Trail Running
    • #6883 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 35 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    uinta-wasatch-cache national forest

Amazing scenery, great views of both sides, but trail is washed out and wide in places.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Wasatch Crest (North) multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -606 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,945 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,673 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,551 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,945 ft
  • Grade
    -5.194%
  • Grade max
    -97.084%
  • Grade min
    23.082%
  • Distance climb
    3,361 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    66 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:48
  • Avg reverse time
    00:40:31
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on Oct 13, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4.85 (38 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
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  • Very Dry
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      Wasatch Crest... Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 1,209 rides
      • 24 miles avg distance
      All
      • 9,912 rides
      • Last: Jul 19, 2022

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      Oct 13, 2022 @ 9:01pm
      Oct 13, 2022
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      Sep 29, 2018 @ 2:49pm
      Sep 29, 2018
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      Apr 20, 2017 @ 4:33pm
      Apr 20, 2017
      231 |
      Jul 21, 2016 @ 6:45am
      Jul 21, 2016
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      Trail Lists

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      davidbaird0 (Jun 20, 2022 at 19:59)
      ^yea, from the mcc, just watch out for shuttle riders not looking where they’re going
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      friedmikey (Jun 7, 2022 at 22:37)
      Does anybody ever ride up this segment to access the Mill Creek Meadows or Desolation descents from Mid Mountain?
      [Reply]





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