Cricket Mountains For Dirt Biking
The 50th most popular offroad motorcycle trail in Utah.
Saturday 6 August 2016 04:35 GMT
Southwest of Salt Lake City and Delta, there are numerous ATV loops totaling 130 miles in the Cricket Mountains through grass desert and juniper/pinon stands. The signed outer loop is an easy 60 miles. There are several side routes that are more difficult. All the routes are on either graded road or jeep trails. Keep an eye out for antelop and eagles.
To reach the dirt biking trailhead from Salt Lake City, head south on US15 to Nephi. Continue southwest on SR132 to Lynndyl. Proceed southwest on US6 to Delta. Continue west on US50/6 for 6 miles. Turn south on SR257. To reach the northern most trailhead, turn west at Milepost 53 for 9.7 miles. To reach the southern most trailhead closer to Milford, turn west at Milepost 23 for 2.4 miles.
Overall, Cricket Mountains is the 50th most popular dirt bike trail of all 68 dirt biking rides in Utah.