Trails & Information

Snowbird's Big Mountain Trail has 7.5 miles of the most scenic riding in Utah. The Big Mountain Trail takes riders from the top of the Tram through Gad Valley and back to the Snowbird Center with an average grade of 8 percent. Snowbird also offers 7 miles of cross-country trails on the lower mountain that do not require a pass.

All mountain biking is currently closed. We anticipate opening the cross-county trails late June and Tram-accessed biking mid-late July, conditions permitting.

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Big Mountain Trail

Distance: 7.5 miles from Hidden Peak to the Snowbird Center via Dick Bass Highway.
*Trail Rating: Difficult Blue (strong intermeidate and above)

Trail drops 2,900 vertical feet with an 8 percent average grade. Wide-open straightaways, tight forested turns, small earthen tabletops, wooden bridges and amazing down-canyon views. Very little pedaling required. Helmets required.

Maps, Tickets, Rentals, Repair


  • Adult: $25
  • Child: $19
  • Season Bike Pass: $125
  • Winter Passholder 16-17: 20% discount on day or season tickets.
  • Winter Passholder 17-18: Summit and AltaBird passholders (except 6 & under passes) receive complimentary Tram accessed mountain biking. Please visit the Ticket Office to signa a waiver and activate your Season Bike Pass. Chair Value Passes receive a 20% discount on day or season tickets.
  • Child is 16 years and younger. If a participant is younger than 18, a parent or guardian must be present to accept release of liability and waiver.

Peruvian Gulch Trail
Access: Hidden Peak (Tram MTB ticket required), this is a multi-use and dual direction trail
*Trail Rating: Blue (intermediate). This is a gravel road.
Distance: 5.4 miles, 3,218ft elevation loss, 439ft elevation gain.

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Lower Gad Valley Loop - Mid-Way Trail, Baby Thunder Trail and Dean’s Delight
Access: Snowbird Center
Distance: 3.7 miles, 660ft elevation gain and loss

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Lower Peruvian Valley Loop - Chauner’s
Access: Snowbird Center
*Trail Rating: Blue (intermediate)
Distance: 1 mile, 250ft elevation gain and loss

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White Pine Trail - Gad Valley to White Pine trailhead and back
Access: West of Gadzoom Lift (Creekside base)
*Trail Rating: Blue (intermediate)
Distance: 2 miles round trip, 250ft elevation gain and loss

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*Helmets are required. A waiver is required (parent/guardian must sign waiver for minors (under 18 years)). All activities, lift openings, terrain access, and hours of operation are conditions permitting and may change at any time. Trail rules apply to all trails. Difficulty ratings are relative to Snowbird terrain only.