Mountain Biking Utah Guide Book

by Gregg Bromka (Falcon Guides)
Mountain Biking Utah  by Gregg Bromka

518pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 1560448245

Here are 100 great rides throughout Utah from Moab to St. George to the Salt Lake City region. Each ride is well written and detailed by local rider, racer, and photographer Gregg Bromka.

© Gregg Bromka/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "Mountain Biking Utah" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 100.
... Preview: Albion Basin is the heart of the central Wasatch Range. It was here that the Little Cottonwood glacier was born 40 millennia ago. A thick wedge of snow accumulated in these highlands and compressed to ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Salt Lake City, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 6
... Preview: Amasa Back is a thumb-shaped mesa bound on three sides by a gooseneck bend in the Colorado River. Over millions of years, the Colorado River shaped this landlocked peninsula. Within a short span of ge ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Moab, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 11
... Preview: Mountain biking in Utah conjures up images of redrock canyons in the south and of alpine mountains in the north. But would you ever imagine riding on island trails surrounded by aquamarine water? In t ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Bountiful, UT - Birding,Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: Various
... Preview: There is a generally accepted, but scientifically unproven, theorem that states, “The more time spent mountain biking in Moab, the farther from town your explorations will lead.” Ride the big-name tra ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Moab, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: Riding the Bear Hollow Trail to Twin Creek is like racing a Super D downhill course, which is becoming a popular mountain bike race format. The premise behind a Super D (“D” is for descent) is that th ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Logan, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 16
... Preview: Spanning the Utah/Idaho border, the Sink Hollow loop passes through the rolling backcountry of the Bear River Range. The first half of the loop follows glistening Beaver Creek as it tumbles down a nar ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Logan, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12.5
... Preview: Punishing climbs, white-knuckle descents, and the pursuit of high-caliber singletrack (arguably the purest form of mountain biking) lure many to the world of fat-tire cycling. But for those who are ju ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Kamas, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9.5
... Preview: Are you new to Salt Lake City, or did you just buy a new rig? If so, then make a beeline for Mill Creek Canyon and ride the Big Water Trail to Dog Lake. Big Water is the locals’ favorite twisty, hands ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Salt Lake City, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 6.5
... Preview: The San Rafael (pronounced san ra-fel´) Swell is neither a mountain nor a plateau, but a colossal geologic blister on the earth’s skin. The most stunning sight is the San Rafael’s eastern perimeter, m ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Green River, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 14.5
... Preview: The Blackhawk Trail is for meat eaters—real carnivores who like their T-bones cooked rare. It’s bloody good! Those who prefer well-done, pre-fab burgers disguised with special sauce had best look else ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Provo, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 17.5
... Preview: The Ogden section of the Bonneville Shoreline Trail (BST) offers a variety of riding conditions, scenic attractions, and multiple trailheads for riders of all abilities to enjoy. Families with childre ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Ogden, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 14
... Preview: The Bonneville Shoreline Trail (BST) is a ride through time. The trail itself takes advantage of the near-level “benches” on the Wasatch Range foothills that mark the remnant shoreline of ancient Lake ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Salt Lake City, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 20
... Preview: The San Rafael Swell is graced with redrock architecture that hallmarks southern Utah’s famed national parks. But unlike those national parking lots to which Edward Abbey has referred, the San Rafael ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Price, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 33
... Preview: To most fat-tire zealots who seek divinity on Moab’s lithified dune field, the La Sal Mountains are little more than an idyllic backdrop to countless slickrock photographs. During spring and fall when ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Moab, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12.5
... Preview: “At a distance... a brilliant red gorge is seen, the red being surrounded by broad bands of mottled buff and gray at the summit of cliffs, and curving down to the water’s edge on the nearer slopes of ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Manila, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 16
... Preview: Bryce Canyon National Park is not a canyon at all but coalescing amphitheaters of salmon-colored cliffs that break sharply from the rim of the forested Paunsagunt Plateau. The Paiute Indians called it ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Panguitch, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 10.8
... Preview: If you crave slickrock, then you’ll get a quick fix on Church Rocks. Once you start the loop section, the route is nearly all rock, whether open expanses or broken ledges. And it’s a known fact that r ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Saint George, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 4.7
... Preview: Saddle up the whole family and venture to an overlook of the river that has become synonymous with Canyonlands National Park—the Colorado River. The Spanish gave the river its name, which means reddis ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Moab, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 14
... Preview: The confluence of the Colorado and Green rivers divide Canyonlands National Park into three districts: Island in the Sky to the north, the Maze to the west, and the Needles to the southeast. The Color ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Moab, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 15
... Preview: How far will you travel for a small slice of singletrack heaven? If you live in Salt Lake City, you need to drive about 35 miles around the Oquirrh Mountains to Tooele to find a secret little stash th ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking Utah"
Tooele, UT - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 9.8