2 miles
Distance
226 ft
Climb
-1,684 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point
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Wasatch Trail 508 Details

  • Riding Area
    Telluride
    Telluride, Colorado
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #82986 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

The upper section of the Wasatch Trail through the Bear Creek is a scenic (primarily) descent through scree sections and alpine meadows on single track. The trail varies from buffed smooth and arrow straight to sketchy switchbacks in areas you'll want to avoid falling.

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More Stats for Wasatch Trail 508 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,459 ft
  • Altitude min
    11,544 ft
  • Altitude start
    13,005 ft
  • Altitude end
    11,546 ft
  • Grade
    -11.771%
  • Grade max
    -40.924%
  • Grade min
    31.504%
  • Distance climb
    1,815 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    423 ft
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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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  • White
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 4 rides
      • 23 miles avg distance
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      • 5 rides
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      Jul 8, 2018 @ 8:19pm
      Jul 8, 2018
      Wasatch Trail 508, Salt Lake City
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      Jul 8, 2018 @ 8:19pm
      Jul 8, 2018
      Wasatch Trail 508, Salt Lake City

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