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Salt Wash

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 4.0 from 2 votes
  Difficult from 1 vote
Rank: #30 in the Arches National Park area
#82 in UT, #1,902 Overall
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Trail near Moab,  area, 
“An ever changing experience of slickrock and singletrack.”
Leslie Kehmeier on Apr 26, 2013
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4.57.3 milesKilometers 882’269 m Ascent 4,833’1,473 m High 6.1% Avg Grade
Singletrack Type -633’-193 m Descent 4,383’1,336 m Low 16.3% Max Grade
Description
Salt Wash is a parallel option to Sovereign, running between Copper Ridge Jeep Road and Sovereign.

Much like Sovereign, Salt Wash is a constantly changing trail experience, alternating between flowy singletrack and technical slickrock challenges. It has a narrower corridor and a more mountain bike feel than Sovereign.

From south to north the trail is generally uphill to its intersection with Sovereign; expect a lot of short, punchy climbs and descents along the way.

Salt Wash goes past Sovereign and descends down extremely steep and rock terrain (hike-a-bike) down to Sovereign ATV Loop.

Salt Wash has multiple connectors to Sovereign making it possible to ride many different combinations and loops.
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PHOTOS of Salt Wash
 5.0 from 3 votes
Salt Wash has plenty of slickrock expanses with great views of the La Sa... (Moab, UT)
 5.0 from 3 votes
Climbing back towards an intersection with Sovereign through the sun bak... (Moab, UT)
 4.0 from 3 votes
More slickrock expanses to cover after a big climb on Salt Wash (Moab, UT)
 3.3 from 3 votes
Climbing up through boulders on the southern end of Salt Wash. (Moab, UT)
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