MOAB BRAND TRAILS: Close to town this area has both beginner and intermediate rides. For intermediate singletrack options check out Bar B, Rockin’ A, Circle O, Deadman’s Ridge and Long Branch. Experts can check out Killer B.
PIPEDREAM: New singletrack right in town! This ride is loaded with technical switchbacks, tight turns, rock ramps, and moderate exposure. Do as an out and back or loop it on the road, 7-10 miles depending on route options.
MAGNIFICENT 7 aka “MAG 7″: This trail has quickly become a local favorite. Grab a shuttle and start from Gemini Bridges Trail head off Hwy 313. Jump on the singletrack at Bull Run and enjoy this mix of technical and fast flowly. End with the optional expect section or cruise out passed the Gooney Bird.
KLONDIKE NORTH TRAIL SYSTEM: North of the classic Klondike ride this area is exploding with new trails. Get your cardio workout in on EKG, this trail has lots of slickrock ups and downs. Turn EKG into a loop by adding Little Salty and Mega Steps. For fast singletrack check out Dino-flow.
POISON SPIDER MESA: A great winter ride or after a rain storm. Sand and “slickrock”, awesome views. This ride is considered intermediate as an out and back. For more extreme excitement come down the Portal Trail singletrack to make the ride a loop.
FISHER MESA SINGLETRACK: Yippee! Winding, fast singletrack with great views of the Fisher Valley. Some technical sections.
SOVEREIGN SINGLETRACK: Brand new desert singletrack. We love this ride! Rocks, ledges, sand. Moderately technical and totally fun. Winding, fast singletrack spiced with some climbs and some slickrock riding. Killer Views of the La Sals. Be sure to stay on the trail… this ride has lots of healthy crypto-biotic soil- fragile desert top soil that looks a whole lot better with no tire tracks through it!
AMASA BACK/Captain Ahab: This is Moab locals favorite for good reason. Amasa Back has it all … This trail features ledges, dirt and “slickrock” riding with fantastic views. Ride it right from the shop with a scenic warm-up out Kane Creek Road.
SLICKROCK: People come from all over to try the world famous Slickrock Trail. It’s smooth and steep with natural bowls. Grippy sandstone allows you to try really steep moves. Freestylers love the natural half pipes and “kickers”. This unique ride put Moab at the forefront of the mountain biking scene.
PORCUPINE RIM: Show of hands, please. How many of you out there call this your favorite ride of all time? It’s fun, fun and more fun. A little ledgy climbing and loads of technical descending. It’s classic Moab riding. Shuttles available from Poison Spider Bikes daily throughout the season.
WHOLE ENCHILADA: This ride will push you to your limit but with a smile the whole way. Reserve a shuttle to take you up to the La Sal Mountains where you’ll start pedaling and top out at 11,000′. Then the descent starts and does not end until you hit the River Road at 4,000′. Along the way don’t miss the turns for Burro Pass, Hazard Trail, Kokopeli Trail, UPS, LPS and Porcupine Rim. Definitely want to gear and fuel up for this one.
PORTAL TRIAL: Expert singletrack with tons of exposure. Can be accessed from Poison Spider Mesa or Gold Bar Rim section of Mag 7. See trail descriptions above. Please use extreme caution.