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Back to School Crest Ride

Let’s Celebrate!

School is back in session and WomenMTB will be celebrating

on one of the most popular trails in Utah.

Trail: The Crest via Mill D

Ride Leaders: Danita, Brandee

Trail Description: Big Rack Shuttle will take us to the top of Guardsman. The Crest trail via Mill D is 10 miles long with 758 vertical feet of climbing. The first 1.5 miles is a fun flow section through the trees to get you warmed up for puke hill. This is a steady strenuous climb followed by rolling hills to recover before meeting up with the Red Dragon. This section has 3 smaller climbs in the beautiful red dirt. You will be welcomed with an amazing view when you get to the top and then a short distance to the spine. From this point it is all downhill (YAY)!! I recommend wearing knee and elbow pads if you have them. This is a fast technical decent through the trees with roots and rocks (intermediate/expert). This is a no-drop group ride so nobody will be left behind. Come prepared with plenty of food, water, patch kit, extra tube, etc.

Meet: We will meet at the Mill D parking lot in Big Cottonwood Canyon at 9:45 am, shuttle leaves promptly at 10:00 am. Please be early so we can get everyone's bikes loaded on the shuttle. We should be back at the Mill D lot by 1:00 pm.

Please book your seat on the shuttle at:

(choose the Mill D shuttle)

Big Rack is giving us a great deal @ $10.oo per person!! We can book up to 28 people so bring all your friends 👭

Pin to trailhead:

Find me: Look for Danita in the white Toyota Tacoma. If you have any questions you can call or text Danita at 801.403.7241.

As a WomenMTB Club group ride, you can find ride information on the WomenMTB webpage,



Admin and Event hosts are not responsible for a rider's safety on any ride.

It is the rider's own responsibility to decide if they are capable of any rides they join.

Rider's are welcome to dismount and walk any parts of ride they are uncertain of.

Bikes must be in a safe working condition and helmets should always be worn on rides.

It is the rider's own choice to decide how much protection should be worn on rides.

Spare tubes, bike pump and basic tools should be carried on all rides.

Sufficient water and food should be taken on all rides.

A First Aid kit should be taken on rides.

WomenMTB, Bingham Cyclery or any person associated with either entity, will not be liable in any way, or in any circumstances for any damage, injury or loss to you or to your party that may occur during, in connection with, or as a result of mountain biking. Users participate in the sport entirely at their own risk and must ride within their own capabilities.