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Gemini Bridges Jeep Road

Intermediate
 2.5 (17)

A mostly easy 4x4 road heading through sandy Moab terrain.


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Map Key

13.5

Miles

21.8

KM

Doubletrack

6,028' 1,837 m

High

4,578' 1,396 m

Low

1,874' 571 m

Up

424' 129 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

17%

Max Grade (10°)

Dogs Leashed

E-Bikes Allowed

Description

This 4x4 road leaves from 191 and heads gradually uphill, eventually reaching HWY 313. Along the way, you'll encounter beautiful rock formations, a detour for Gemini Bridge itself, and typical desert shrubland.

The lower section - from Highway 191 up to Arth's and the actual Bridges - is very steep and sandy, but is useful as an exit from the midpoint of Mag 7, to avoid the Portal exit.

The upper section from there to Highway 313 is not recommended at all; use Getaway instead. This part of the road gets a lot of high-speed jeep and motorbike traffic, and is heavily used by oil mining trucks.

Note that this road has absolutely no respite from the sun. If you do ride this, wear sun protection and carry a lot of water.

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Shared By:

Tom Robson

Trail Ratings

  2.5 from 17 votes

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#10

in Magnificent 7

#708

in Utah

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Photos

Cresting the climb on Gemini Bridges.
Dec 24, 2013 near Moab, UT
Climbing out of Little Canyon on Gemini Bridges road toward the Hwy 191 parking area
May 1, 2013 near Moab, UT
Let's get this party started!! All singletrack on Bull Run or Seven Up from here.
May 7, 2013 near Moab, UT
Road connection from Bull Run to Great Escape, Arth's and Getaway
May 1, 2013 near Moab, UT
Trail junction of Bull Run, Great Escape, Arth's and Gemini Bridges Road.
May 7, 2013 near Moab, UT

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Oct 8, 2018
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