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John's Trail

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Rank: #12 in Park City
#80 in Utah
#1,650 Overall
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“Nonstop tight skinny switchbacks - stay focused!”
Nick Wilder on Aug 3, 2013
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1.7 Miles Singletrack Type 69’ Ascent -537’ Descent 7,718’ Low 8,236’ High
From the top of the Town Lift, head uphill for just a tiny bit, then begin a twisty, tight, non-stop descent that feels like you're in deep forest the whole time. The trail is all singletrack, with roots, narrow tree openings, and tight turns, but it's not really very difficult. With all these challenges, and so many switchbacks across the fall line, you go quite slow - you never really get any speed and the trail's 1.7 miles takes a long time. It's a hell of a lot of fun!

It's suitable for intermediates willing to go slow, or wanting to push their limits just a bit.

You'll frequently get near the historic towers that supported the ore mining carts.
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5.0 (2)
A challenging out and back climb up to Desolation Lake from Mill D.
near Alta, UT
4.8 (6)
A superb loop that will challenge the legs and lungs.
near Park City, UT
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Smooth, buffed-out singletrack that ends at a little mountain lake nestled in...
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PHOTOS of John's Trail
 3.0 from 3 votes
Riding through a sea of green and white. (Park City, UT)
 3.0 from 3 votes
Beautiful flow on this trail trending downhill through lush forest. (Park City, UT)
 3.0 from 2 votes
Sun setting in the aspens (Park City, UT)
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