Mikesell Canyon | Mountain Bike the Tetons

Steep, root and rock laden descent that plummets to the highway and Mikesell Campground.

Access

This trail can be accessed from Mail Cabin [Directions to trailhead from Victor, ID], Pole Canyon [Directions to trailhead from Victor, ID], or directly from it’s own trailhead [Directions to trailhead from Victor, ID].

Options

This trail can be ridden as part of a including Mail Cabin/Mail Cabin to Mikesell/Mikesell returning on Hwy 33/Hwy 22; as part of a longer loop including Pole Canyon/Pole Canyon to Mikesell/Mikesell returning on the power line access road. It could be ridden uphill but this way would make for a lot of hike-a-bike.

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Mikesell Canyon

Steep, root and rock laden descent that plummets to the highway and Mikesell Campground.

Trail Status: Closed

Trail Condition: Snow Covered

Distance: 4.55 km (2.8 mi)

Difficulty: Extremely Difficult

Min Elevation: 1988 m (6524 ft)

Max Elevation: 2517 m (8264 ft)

Total Elevation +/-: 40 m (149 ft) / - m (1888 ft)

Min Grade: -44.6 %

Max Grade: 39.7 %

Recorded: 8/26/2012 4:29pm

Trail Status

Excellent
Fair
Poor
Closed

Trail Conditions

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