Klondike Bluffs

3.90 out of 5
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↑ 1,300 ft
↓ 1,300 ft

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Trail Description
About this trail
The Klondike Bluffs area is now a complex trail system featuring a myriad arrangement of 4x4 roads and singletrack/slickrock bikes-only trails. These trails climb the sides of the valley that features a dry wash in the bottom, and they extend for miles in all directions. For more information on each trail, click on the sublistings linked below.
added by Greg HeilWorld Champ
Trail Features
Trail features
  • Lift Service
  • Drinking Water
  •   Night Riding
  • Pump Track
  • Restrooms
  • Winter Fat Biking
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System Trails (24)
System Trails (24)
Baby Steps Singletrack Loop 1
Mega Steps
Little Salty
Alaska Trail
Miner's Loop
Dino Flow
Inside Passage
Klondike Bluffs 4x4 Road
Jasper Loop
Agate Loop
Chilkoot Pass
Baby Steps Singletrack Loop 2
Agate-Jasper Connector
Sidestep North
Sidestep South
Local Info & Nearby Trails
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Recent Trail Check-ins     (165 total check-ins)
  jameshill7   on Oct 12, 2019
  CFM   on Oct 8, 2019
  unassimilated   on Oct 4, 2019
  Jeff Laplante   on Sep 28, 2019
  epic.biker   on Sep 22, 2019
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Reviews (30)


October 11, 2019
CFM Epic  
Review: There is a great variety of trails here. I was only able to do a short loop but was impressed with the different terrain available and the abundant signage to keep you on track.

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March 30, 2017
Jwaugaman Gramcounter  
Review: Outer loop is great . Don't waste your time on Baby Steps tho


April 7, 2016
Review: I only rode Mega Steps up and Alaska-to-Homer down. So fun. I really enjoyed the Mega Steps climbed which, coupled with Alaska's fun DH, convinced me to do it again later the same week. Keep your eyes peeled on Alaska where there's literally a rocky berm.


April 20, 2015
Review: Coming from Colorado where most trails are rocky, loose and have tough climbs, this trail system is top notch. Every trail in this system seems to have the perfect amount of technical terrain to challenge even the seasoned pro and yet not be so over the top technical that the weekend worrier has a bad time. I really loved the smooth flowy parts, the super fun slick rock parts, the challenging, but fun climbs, as well as the bombing down over every kind of feature that can be thrown at you. After you get back to the parking lot, you can't help but go up again for another super fun loop on one of the many trails that make up this system.

Bunny Hop

September 7, 2014
Review: A great warm up for Slickrock. Nice steady climb to the top. Don't get in a hurry and miss the little hike to Arches; it is well worth it. Great fun descending.


July 19, 2014
Review: Cool trail system!


July 18, 2014
Review: Wow. Highly recommend doing the 1/2 mile hike to the Klondike Bluffs. It is a view of a lifetime. Plus makes a great place for lunch. Few shaded areas on top. Also has a few dinosaur footprints on the way up that are very well marked.

Bunny Hop

June 30, 2014
Review: There's a single track trail out of the parking lot, to the left, I think it's called inner passage? It's rated more difficult than the jeep road, but it's much less sandy. If you take the single track you can avoid some of the most frustrating parts of the sand and save your legs and I think anything is less difficult than deep sand. Really wish I'd have known about that on my way out.

World Champ

May 9, 2014
Greg Heil World Champ  
Review: While maybe back in the day this used to just be a flat dirt road ride, now this area is an absolutely massive trail system of interconnected dirt singletrack, slickrock sections, and more. Some of the trails here are challenging, but there are plenty of beginner-friendly and lower intermediate difficulty trails that keep things interesting while offering some cool views--it's something of a rarity to find such great beginner trails in Moab, and my wife definitely appreciated them. If you like shredding more technical trails, there are several of those here as well.

All in all, this is an excellent trail system, and I hope to explore more of it the next time I'm in Moab!

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March 10, 2014
koakks Gramcounter  
Review: Really enjoyed this trail system. There was plenty of slick rock areas with technical spots and great climbs. I enjoyed this system!

Klondike Bluffs MTB Trail 3.90 out of 5 based on 30 ratings. 30 user reviews.
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