Southbound | Mountain Bike the Tetons

This trail contours through mostly open sagebrush hills and offers some of the best views found on the west slope of the Tetons.

Access

This trail is loops from the intersection of Channel Lock and the Idaho Ridge two track back to Channel Lock just near the turn off for Sodbuster and can be accessed most directly from the Channel Lock trailhead [Directions to trailhead from Driggs, ID] or indirectly from the Bovine trailhead [Directions to trailhead from Driggs, ID].

Options

This trail can be ridden as a lollipop loop by pedalling up Channel Lock; as part of a long loop including Sodbuster/Cody’s/Bumper/Shark’s Belly/Bovine; as part of a longer loop by adding Probation and Burgh between Bumper and Shark’s Belly; any of these options in reverse; probably a few other ways.

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Southbound

This trail contours through mostly open sagebrush hills and offers some of the best views…

Trail Status: Fair

Trail Condition: Variable

Distance: 5.83 km (3.6 mi)

Difficulty: Easy

Min Elevation: 2016 m (6613 ft)

Max Elevation: 2096 m (6877 ft

Total Elevation +/-: + 123 m(404 ft) / - 116 m (382 ft)

Min Grade: - 46.1 %

Max Grade: 20.6 %

Recorded: 05/07/2012 4:16 PM

Trail Status

Excellent
Fair
Poor
Closed

Trail Conditions

Tacky
Dry
Dusty
Variable
Wet
Some Mud
Very Muddy
Snow Packed
Snow Covered