Great Escape

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Trail

3.3 Miles 5.2 Kilometers


Singletrack

52' 16 m

Ascent

-458' -140 m

Descent

5,116' 1,559 m

High

4,677' 1,426 m

Low

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

12%

Max Grade (7°)

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You'll feel like you're on a remote backcountry adventure.

Leslie Kehmeier

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Great Escape starts to your right at a small trailhead connecting to Getaway and Arth's Corner. The trail gets right back to business with the slickrock and singletrack you've become accustomed to on Bull Run.

If you're interested, there's a viewpoint at the very beginning of this trail that looks out over some natural bridges in the canyon.

From here, the trail is wavy slickrock for the most part - just follow the painted stripes as a general guideline. The impressive La Sal Mountains become the predominant backdrop as you work your way west down the route. Much of the trail covers large expanses of slickrock, making you feel like you're on a remote backcountry adventure.

Continue straight when you come to a crossing with a jeep road. From here the route continues over the sea of red sandstone with tighter turns and few more up and downs to a 'T' intersection with Little Canyon.

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Apr 1, 2017
UnWise Owl
Lots of fun side hucks
Oct 17, 2016
Ro M0
Fun but not flowing. Wouldn't do it again 3.3mi
Apr 21, 2016
Ed Pfromer
Apr 24, 2015
Ryan Hickman
Oct 25, 2014
Ry Zy
Oct 25, 2014
Danielle Tarloff
Oct 3, 2014
Rosie Nosy
Apr 25, 2014
Markk Knowles

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  4.3 from 21 votes

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