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Big Cottonwood Canyon

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31 mi 49 km of trail 4 Featured Rides

Easy Trails 1 Trail Intermediate Trails 13 Trails Hard Trails 2 Trails

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Trails in Big Cottonwood Canyon - 12

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12.5 mi 20.1 km
#1 Wasatch Crest
Alta, UT
12.5 mi 20.1 km Alta, UT
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Some Mud - Spots of the trail that the sun hits are dry, but under trees or in canyons the sun never touches are covered in snow, or mud
47 days ago
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0.9 mi 1.5 km
#2 Queen Bess
Alta, UT
0.9 mi 1.5 km Alta, UT
Unknown
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1.2 mi 2.0 km
#3 Scott's Bypass
Park City, UT
1.2 mi 2.0 km Park City, UT
Unknown
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0.8 mi 1.3 km
#4 Lower Krüzer
Alta, UT
0.8 mi 1.3 km Alta, UT
Unknown
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0.5 mi 0.9 km
#5 Lower Serenity
Alta, UT
0.5 mi 0.9 km Alta, UT
Unknown
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1.2 mi 2.0 km
#6 Upper Serenity
Alta, UT
1.2 mi 2.0 km Alta, UT
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1.2 mi 1.9 km
#7 Jupiter Peak Road
Alta, UT
1.2 mi 1.9 km Alta, UT
Unknown
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Alta, UT
1.9 mi 3.1 km Alta, UT
Bad / Closed
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Dry, Fallen Trees - This trail is an extreme trail. Once you fork left towards dog lake the trail cuts off and is extremely hard to follow. It isn't rideable in most places. It consists of 3 foot boulders over and over again. We were forced to carry our bikes on our backs. If you are willing to carry your bike up a steep hike for a couple miles then this is well worth it. The views are great and you have a good story to share with your friends. I would recommend heading over the top down to Albion basin as the downhill into Alta is super fun and not too difficult.
96 days ago
2.4 mi 3.9 km
#9 Raptor Road
Alta, UT
2.4 mi 3.9 km Alta, UT
Unknown
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Alta, UT
5.2 mi 8.4 km Alta, UT
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Fallen Trees - Not the most enjoyable mountain bike trail. Hey rocky and steep on the way up. Downhill was fun though!
26 days ago
Alta, UT
0.7 mi 1.1 km Alta, UT
Unknown
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Alta, UT
1.9 mi 3.0 km Alta, UT
Unknown
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