Golden Spike Trail

Grand County, Utah

Elevation Gain3,235ft
Trailhead Elevation5,431ft
Elevation Min/Max4572/5439ft
Elevation Start/End5431/5431ft

Golden Spike Trail

Golden Spike Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Grand County, Utah. It is 6.5 miles long and begins at 5,431 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 13.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 3,235 feet. This trail connects with the following: Poison Spider Trail, Gold Bar Rim Trail and Rusty Nail.

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Mountain Biking Moab Pocket Guide (Falcon Guides)
David Crowell
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"OK, if you’ve made it this far and are willing to go farther, you’re either in great shape, having an out-ofbody experience and didn’t know you could turn around, have a ton of water and food and supplies for an extended stay . . . or you’re totally lost. Going farther without good biking fitness, plenty of water, and some trail food isn’t very wise."
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Grand County
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USGS Gold Bar Canyon
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