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Eagle Eye

Intermediate
 4.7 (24)

Fast and flowy (Moab flowy), follows a beautiful rim line with some epic views!


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Map Key

2.3

Miles

3.7

KM

Singletrack

7,268' 2,215 m

High

6,528' 1,990 m

Low

13' 4 m

Up

753' 230 m

Down

6%

Avg Grade (4°)

15%

Max Grade (9°)

Dogs Leashed

E-Bikes Not Allowed

Features Views

Trail is in Sand Flats Recreation Area. Fee required.

Need to Know

Sand Flats Rec Area is a fee area. Please pay at booth if not open. This trail is dual directional, while riding downhill its fast with many blind turns because of the Pinion Juniper forest it travels through. Use caution if riding uphill on this trail as riders coming down may not see you in time. Riders riding downhill should yield to uphill traffic.

Shuttle service is provided by Hazard County Shuttle, 435-210-8082 (www.hazardcountyshuttle.com). Depart from the Falcon Flow Finish Parking Lot to eliminate the pedal back to town.

Shuttle service is offered from Hazard County Shuttles 435-210-8082 (www.hazardcountyshuttle.com).

Description

The new Eagle Eye trail is 2.3 miles long, and is the highest trail in the new Raptor Route system. The trail travels through Pinion Juniper forest and is a mix of dirt and sandstone trail.

The route follows a rim line above part of the Porcupine Rim Trail climb and is fast and flowy with only a few technical features. While this trail is not very technical, its speed, excellent turns, hidden jumps, and jibs make it a great trail for all riders intermediate and up. The trail is dual directional however it is recommended downhill, LPS to Lazy Man's Road (Porcupine Rim Trail Connector).

To connect Eagle Eye to Falcon Flow on the Raptor Route, it is recommended that riders exit Eagle Eye, turn right, go down Lazy Man's Road (Porcupine Rim Trail Connector), turn left onto Porcupine Rim Trail, ride downhill for two miles to the Porcupine Rim trailhead (stock tanks) at Sand Flats Road, then onto Falcon Flow. Follow the purple Raptor Route signs.

What is the Raptor Route?

The Raptor Route is a network of trails that starts at LPS and parallels the Sand Flats Road toward Moab. The primary objective for the route is to create an alternative to the very technical and remote Porcupine Rim Trail when riding the Whole Enchilada route. The Raptor Route offers flowy, fast intermediate trails with some advanced moments and offers multiple exit options onto Sand Flats Road along the way.

Contacts

Local Club: Moab Trail Mix

Land Manager: BLM Utah - Moab Field Office

Shared By:

Tyson Swasey with improvements by Hazard County Shuttle Moab Utah

Trail Ratings

  4.7 from 24 votes

#400

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  4.7 from 24 votes
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Trail Rankings

#63

in Utah

#400

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Eagle Eye  Trail
Sep 25, 2021 near Moab, UT
Eagle Eye singletrack on Raptor Route
Sep 25, 2021 near Moab, UT
Eagle Eye Trail
Sep 25, 2021 near Moab, UT
Eagle Eye on Raptor Route
Sep 25, 2021 near Moab, UT
Eagle Eye singletrack on Raptor Route
Sep 25, 2021 near Moab, UT

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Nov 6, 2022
Nick Wilder
Oct 14, 2022
Beau Trivers
Weeeeeeeee! Great add to Sand Flats - mellow and really fun. 2.5mi — 0h 15m
Oct 3, 2022
Martin Klinkhammer
Apr 14, 2022
K D
Mar 30, 2022
Lester Binegar
Oct 8, 2021
Rusty Ware
May 3, 2021
Conor Felletter