Mule's Ear Trail
ElevationAscent: 503' 153 m
Descent: -672' -205 m
High: 6,500' 1,981 m
Low: 5,828' 1,776 m
GradeAvg Grade: 8% (5°)
Max Grade: 23% (13°)
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“The southwestern part of the Mule Loop Trails in North Fork Park.”— Edward-Bam Lopez
This trail starts with a few switchback climbs; then at mile .40, the ST trail on the right takes you to the DT Mule Ear jeep trail back to the SW North Fork Park Road. Mule Ear has a good 1.4-mile climb with lots of switchbacks, and the high point (ST on left side) is near the viewpoint on Cold Creek Overlook out and back trail at 6500.
This trail has quite a few tight switchbacks on the downhill for about 1.20 miles making it an upper-intermediate technical level. Close to the end of the Mule Ear Trail, you'll cross another ST trail that goes back to the south TH of Mule Ear or north towards Cutler Spring Trail and goes along the North Fork Park Road. As you exit to the NW North Fork Park road, cross the road to Mule Shoe Trail and take the first left ST trail back to the parking lot.
This trail is famous for house riders so be cautious and stop for them as you plunge DH with a big smile on your face.
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Family Friendly, ADA Accessible, Need to Know, Dogs Allowed, Features, Electic Mountain Bikes Allowed
Land Manager: Weber County Government, Ogden, UT - Parks