Tag Archives: San Rafael Swell

The Rocky “Muddy” – June 2019

June 15, 2019 We had a good snowpack this year, so we had been watching the water level of Muddy Creek in the San Rafael Swell.  We have only floated it once before, back in 2011.  It takes an above … Continue reading

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San Rafael Swell – Aug 2014

Aug. 21-23, 2014 I have wanted to explore the new SITLA single track trails that were opened up last year in the La Sal Mountains east of Moab. I figured August would be a good time since the elevation is … Continue reading

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Buckhorn Wash & Gordon Creek – May 2014

May 9-10, 2014 A few months ago we tried to plan a spring break ride with the Bradley family since we both have kids attending the University of Utah. We were not able to arrange a time that worked, so … Continue reading

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Devil’s Racetrack & White Wash – Nov 2013

Nov. 1-2, 2013 Devil’s Racetrack Our spring trip to the San Rafael Swell got cut short due to an injury, so Bob Dawson and I decided to go back and give it another try.  We left early Friday morning in … Continue reading

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Good Water Rim – Oct 2013

Oct. 19, 2013 Good Water Canyon is a tributary to the “Little Grand Canyon” of the San Rafael River.  The trail starts right at the “Wedge Overlook” and follows the rim around Good Water Canyon.  The bike trail is about … Continue reading

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San Rafael Trip Report – May 2013

May 16-17, 2013 My friend, Bob Dawson, asked me if I would show him some of the fun dirt bike trails in the San Rafael Swell.  How could I pass up an opportunity like that? Since Jason just finished his … Continue reading

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Waterfall, Cow Freckles – Oct 2012

Oct. 18-20, 2012 Since Jason is now a senior in high school, this was our final opportunity to enjoy a UEA weekend trip to southern Utah for some dirt biking.  I believe our first such trip occurred in 2001 when … Continue reading

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