Big Lonely

 14 votes

3.2 Miles 5.2 Kilometers


Singletrack

303' 92 m

Ascent

-69' -21 m

Descent

5,608' 1,709 m

High

5,363' 1,635 m

Low

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

16%

Max Grade (9°)

Unknown

Update

This trail features some fun, flowing, climbs with some slickrock highlights.

Daniel Christianson

Overview

Description

When used in conjunction with connecting trails, the Big Lonely becomes a section of the greater Navajo Rocks Chaco Loop, an alternate route to the 7-Up Trail or part of the route joining the Navajo Rocks to Horsethief areas via the Chisholm Trail.

The trail itself is a short, intermediate skill level ride. Starting at its junction with the Big Mesa Trail, the trail quickly climbs up into the pinions mixed with slickrock patches. A huge expanse of slickrock on the north-facing slope is a fun distraction from the climb, just be mindful of the edge.

The trail across the slickrock here isn’t always slick - it’s rather rough and somewhat of a challenge in places. Once on top, the trail becomes a spinning but fast ride to and across UT313 and another half mile until it ends at the Coney Island Trail.

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Apr 29, 2017
Casey Jenen
Apr 6, 2017
Gregg Andrick
Nov 3, 2016
Jeff Spain
Oct 27, 2016
Ry Zy
Easy climb
Oct 18, 2016
Ry Zy
Scattered Rohos ashes. Xo
Sep 26, 2016
David Darling
Part of big loop 18+ mi
Aug 12, 2016
Jeff Gauvin
Jun 5, 2016
Amy White
3.2mi

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  3.8 from 14 votes

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in Navajo Rocks

#934

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in Navajo Rocks

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in Utah

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