Onion Creek Road For Mountain Biking
The 70th most popular mountain bike trail in Utah.
Saturday 25 June 2016 06:31 GMT
Northeast of Moab, the Onion Creek Road is a gentle dirt road the climbs up the Onion Creek drainage while crossing the namesake creek a couple dozen times. This easy route is perfect for families and/or pulling a child trailer.
To reach the Onion Creek Road mountain biking from Moab, head north on US191 for a mile or so to SR128. Turn right heading east on SR128 for roughly 20 miles. Turn right heading southeast on Onion Creek Road for about 0.75 miles. There is a signed trailhead parking area. Continue riding southeast up Onion Creek Road.
Note: As of Spring 2012, Onion Creek Road was greatly improved and smoothed.
Overall, Onion Creek Road is the 70th most popular mountain bike trail of all 73 mountain biking rides in Utah. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Onion Creek Road including Arches National Park, Blue Mountain Boogie, Canyon Rims Recreation Area, Dark Canyon Primitive Area, White Rim Trail, Bartlett Wash, Kane Creek Canyon, .