MTB Project Home Sign in with Facebook
or Login with Email

BEST OF PHOTOS PHONE APPS FORUM DEALS search

Hurrah Pass

Consensus:    (details)
 4.0 from 1 vote
  Easy/Intermediate from 1 vote
Your Opinion:
Stars:  
Rating: -none- change
Rank: #12 in Moab
#71 in Utah
#1,339 Overall
Trail near ,  
“A mellow pedal through spectacular terrain to a river viewpoint.”
F. Felix on Dec 12, 2013
Getting There     GPX File     Print
9.7 Miles Doubletrack Type 1,378’ Ascent -567’ Descent 3,974’ Low 4,785’ High
Description
This is a good ride for those days when you want to get out in a beautiful place, but just don't have the killer instinct for anything too demanding. You can always drive further out to start your ride to match your energy level.

The ride begins at the mouth of Kane Creek and follows the graded gravel Kane Springs road through the magnificent winding sandstone walls. In about 4-miles, the canyon begins to widen. In another 3-miles or so, the road will cross Kane Creek, bear right, and begin climbing up toward the pass.

Whatever you do, don't continue following the creek: this route out to Highway-191 turns desperately sandy in short order.

As you ride toward the pass, on the high mesa above your left shoulder is the Anticline Overlook a 35-mile drive on dirt roads to access. Sometimes you can see people up there.

Reaching Hurrah Pass, enjoy the river view. Continue on to Chicken Corners or Lockhart Basin on worsening road, or retrace your path.

Be advised that the Kane Springs road is a popular camping area and a major thoroughfare, providing access to many biking, OHV, hiking and rock climbing options. Ride to Hurrah Pass on a weekday or off-season if you don't want the noise, dust and fumes of dozens of passing vehicles.
Contacts
Land Manager: BLM Utah - Moab Field Office
Dakine - Chorus Short
$80.00
38% off
$49.99
at Jenson USA
Primal Wear - Primal Wear Vasca Bike Jers...
$66.95
30% off
$46.73
at REI
Craft - PB Stripe Jersey - Short-Sleeve - ...
$99.95
50% off
$49.98
at Competitive Cyclist
New Balance - WR1 Hi-Rez Minimus Running S...
$119.95
15% off
$101.96
at Competitive Cyclist
Cep - Pro+ Night Calf Sleeves 2.0 - Women'...
$39.95
30% off
$27.97
at Competitive Cyclist
Pearl Izumi - Elite Softshell Jacket - Wom...
$199.95
30% off
$139.96
at Competitive Cyclist
Gore Bike Wear - Road Shoe Covers
$49.95
20% off
$39.96
at Competitive Cyclist
Ritchey - Pro Carbon Evo Curve Handle Bar
$239.95
15% off
$203.96
at Competitive Cyclist
Assos - DB trackShorts - Men's
$169.95
30% off
$118.96
at Competitive Cyclist
Salsa - Flip Lock Seat Clamp
$35.00
60% off
$13.99
at Backcountry
Miir - Insulated Bottle - 500ml
$27.95
30% off
$19.56
at Competitive Cyclist
Troy Lee Designs - Ruckus Jersey 2013
$50.00
36% off
$31.99
at Jenson USA
MTB Project scours dozens of stores to
bring you the best bike deals!
Today

78° | 54°
Tomorrow

63° | 41°
Saturday

62° | 37°
Sunday

62° | 40°
Monday

64° | 41°
Recent Conditions
  -none-
Add a Condition Report | View All »
COMMENTS
OTHER RIDES NEAR HERE
5.0 (4)
One of the world's great rides, with 7000 ft of descent from the high alpine ...
near Moab, UT
5.0 (1)
The same beautiful scenery as the White Rim Trail, from the other side of the...
near Moab, UT
5.0 (3)
Stunning scenery and great singletrack. One of the very best beginner/interm...
near Moab, UT

GEAR YOU NEED
YOU AND THIS RIDE
Your To-Do List: Not on it   Add it! | Your Full List »
Your Check-Ins:
  -none-
Add a New Check-In | View All »

Share This Page
Improve This Page
Add Photo or Map Symbol
Edit Description or GPS track

PHOTOS of Hurrah Pass
 3.3 from 3 votes
Crossing Kane Creek to head up to Hurrah Pass. (Moab, UT)
 3.0 from 3 votes
Amasa Back trailhead on Kane Creek Rd. Get ready for a rugged descent. (Moab, UT)
© 2014 Adventure Projects, LLC Terms | Privacy | About Us