Gemini Bridges For Mountain Biking
The 32nd most popular mountain bike trail in Utah.
Sunday 21 August 2016 03:52 GMT
North of Moab, the Gemini Bridge route is a 13.5 mile one-way route along a rough, old jeep road. When ridden west to east, there are great descents (total vertical of 1,400), but save energy for the sand traps at the end in Little Canyon. Best done with a car shuttle. The route is blazed with brown carbonite signs. Keep an eye out for Bighorn Sheep.
To reach mountain biking at the eastern trailhead from Moab, head north on US191 for 8.5 miles. The traihead is on the left.
To reach the western trailhead from Moab, head north on US191 for roughly 10 miles to SR313. Turn left heading west on SR313 for 13 miles to the 9.5 milemarker. Turn left heading east on Gemini Bridges Road. There are two parking areas. The first parking is immediately on the left. The second is about a mile ahead on the right.
Overall, Gemini Bridges is the 32nd most popular mountain bike trail of all 73 mountain biking rides in Utah. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Gemini Bridges including Arches National Park, Blue Mountain Boogie, Canyon Rims Recreation Area, Dark Canyon Primitive Area, White Rim Trail, Bartlett Wash, Kane Creek Canyon, .