DESCRIPTION: Enjoy a family adventure on the Historic Union Pacific Rail Trail, riding by the shore of beautiful Echo Reservoir. This non-motorized trail is shared with horses and hikers. Travel north on the trail to Echo Reservoir.
RIDE TIME: 1 to 2 hours,
MILEAGE: 7 miles round trip
MEET PLACE: Coalville Rail Trail parking (free parking),
DIRECTIONS: 1 hour drive from SLC:
- Take I - 80 east bound toward Wyoming,
- take Coalville exit 162,
- then turn right toward town,
- turn left on Main Street, (north)
- drive through town,
- turn left at 200 North (drive west)
- Coalville Rail Trail parking lot is on the right.
KIDS are welcome if you supervise them, & if they wear helmets.
BIKES: Mountain bikes or dirt bicycles.
RATINGS: All levels of bike riders are welcome.
GEAR: make sure you bring a helmet, pump, sunscreen, bug spray, extra tube, water, energy snacks, sunscreen, gloves, jacket & bike tools.
Thorn liners are highly recommended for your tires.