1 miles
Distance
53 ft
Climb
-269 ft
Descent
00:08:59
Avg time
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Whirlwind West Details

  • Riding Area
    Horsethief
    Moab, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking

Whirlwind West is the better of the two Whirlwind routes to come back up from 7-UP trail. Whirlwind West rides along an upper rocky rim with great singletrack riding and features, while Whirlwind East goes down thru the basin and around on more open slickrock.

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More Stats for Whirlwind West mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -216 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,509 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,727 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,724 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,509 ft
  • Grade max
    -18.663%
  • Grade min
    8.613%
  • Distance climb
    1,672 ft
  • Distance down
    4,085 ft
  • Distance flat
    171 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:59
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Status:
on Oct 19, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.2 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to whirlwind-west trailhead (38.591670, -109.789820)

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag bensgig (May 7, 2018 at 18:07)
 From either side of Mustang, a great ride. Flowy with small tech. You will be going downhill from mustang so plan on riding back up after or connect to the other trails. Intermediate is about right. Maybe even closer to beginner with spots of intermediate.
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