Fire Swamp

Park City and Deer Valley

State Championship Downhill course. Pads and downhill bike recommended.

Mountain Biking Extreme

Distance
2.2 km
Ascent
1 m
Descent
348 m
Duration
0-1 hrs
Low Point
2.5 km
High Point
2.8 km
Gradient
11˚
Fire Swamp Map

This is an uber-gnarly old school DH line that begins and ends on Aspen Slalom. It's even steeper than aspen slalom, with eroded drops and challenging trenches.

Description

Difficulty

Extreme

Very steep, difficult, narrow singletrack with widely variable and unpredictable trail conditions. Unavoidable obstacles could be 15in/38cm tall or greater, and unavoidable obstacles with serious consequences are likely to be present. Obstacles could include big rocks, difficult root sections, drops, jumps, sharp switchbacks, and more. Ideal for expert-level riders.

Medium Exposure

2 out of 4

The trail contains some obstacles such as outcroppings and rock which could cause injury.

Remoteness

1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

June, July, August, September

Features

  • Technical
  • Singletrack
  • Drops
  • Roots
  • Rock Gardens

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