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32 mi 52 km of trail 3 Rides

Easy Trails 2 Trails Intermediate Trails 2 Trails Hard Trails 8 Trails

Rides in Amasa Back - 3

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Favorite Captain Ahab has some amazing views west towards Canyonlands.
Difficult

HyMasa/Captain Ahab

9.0 mi 14.5 km • Loop • 1,216 ft Ascent 370.51 m Ascent

(286) Moab, UT
Favorite The final stretch of Captain Ahab is rowdy, fast and fun.
Difficult

Amasa Back / Cliffhanger

9.1 mi 14.6 km • Loop • 1,413 ft Ascent 430.64 m Ascent

(49) Moab, UT
Favorite The final stretch of Captain Ahab is rowdy, fast and fun.
Very Difficult

Rocky Jackson

11.0 mi 17.7 km • Point to Point • 1,372 ft Ascent 418.31 m Ascent

(7) Moab, UT

Trails in Amasa Back - 9

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4.2 mi 6.7 km #1Captain Ahab
Difficult
Moab, UT
Difficult
4.2 mi 6.7 km Moab, UT 112 
3.2 mi 5.1 km #2HyMasa Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Moab, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
3.2 mi 5.1 km Moab, UT 49 
1.9 mi 3.0 km #3Pothole Arch
Intermediate/Difficult
Moab, UT
Intermediate/Difficult
1.9 mi 3.0 km Moab, UT 26 
1.6 mi 2.6 km #4Rockstacker
Very Difficult
Moab, UT
Very Difficult
1.6 mi 2.6 km Moab, UT 20 
2.3 mi 3.8 km #5Jackson
Very Difficult
Moab, UT
Very Difficult
2.3 mi 3.8 km Moab, UT 20 
9.7 mi 15.6 km #6Hurrah Pass Jeep Road
Intermediate
Moab, UT
Intermediate
9.7 mi 15.6 km Moab, UT
0.4 mi 0.7 km #7Jacob's (Jackson's) Ladder
Very Difficult
Moab, UT
Very Difficult
0.4 mi 0.7 km Moab, UT
8.5 mi 13.6 km #8Jackson Hole
Difficult
Moab, UT
Difficult
8.5 mi 13.6 km Moab, UT
0.7 mi 1.1 km #9Amasa Back Access Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Moab, UT
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km Moab, UT

Photos of Amasa Back - 107

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Captain Ahab has some amazing views west towards Canyonlands.
Apr 1, 2015 near Moab, UT
Building (and riding!) Captain Ahab
Oct 17, 2013 near Moab, UT
Moab bike mechanics enjoying the off season the only way they know how...killing it on the trails!
Dec 13, 2016 near Moab, UT
The final stretch of Captain Ahab is rowdy, fast and fun.
Apr 1, 2015 near Moab, UT
Hucking on the Hymasa Trail.
Apr 20, 2017 near Moab, UT
The lower reaches of Captain Ahab are neatly tucked into the slickrock amongst the trees above Kane Springs Creek.
Apr 1, 2015 near Moab, UT
Surviving Jackson's in a snowstorm.
Jan 12, 2017 near Moab, UT
One of the many thrilling technical challenges on the Captain Ahab trail.
May 18, 2015 near Moab, UT