Amasa Back Pothole Arch and Rockstacker Trail 2011

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  The Amasa Back - Pothole Arch and Rock Stacker Trail is in my opinion Moab's most scenic trail, and if planned well is also one of Moab's best rides. This trail can also be a complete nightmare, extremely busy, so be well prepared when planning this beauty.   Trail Stats & Information Amasa Back Nearby Town: Moab Length: 12.95 miles Trail Type: Out & Back (lollipop) or loop with Jackson (not recommended) Skill Level: [what the books say] Technically very … [Read more...]

Amasa Back Trail Moab

Amasa Back Trail in Moab Utah

. If planed well, and with a bit of luck, the Amasa Back Trail in Moab could become your all time favorite trail ever. I say this, because this trail can be unbearably busy on weekends / holidays, and this will definitely put a damper on things. However, if you can get an early start on a weekday, this trail will be yours, and believe me, it will blow your mind. The highest danger factor on this trail, is the scenery, it's almost impossible to keep your eyes on the trail. . Trail … [Read more...]

Jackson Hole Loop Trail

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Jackson Hole Loop Trail takes you on a journey up Kane Creek Road, then onto the Hurrah Pass, down to Jackson Hole up the extremely brutal "Jacobs Ladder" onto Amasa Back. Although not an overly technical ride, the views are stunning. Trail Stats & Information Nearby City: Moab Length: 23 total¬†miles Trail Type: Loop Skill Level: Aerobic level: Strenuous. Technical difficulty: Easy to more difficult Duration: 3-6¬† hours Trailhead Elev: 3,980 feet Top Elev: 4,780 feet Book … [Read more...]