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Union Pacific Rail Trail

Address: Park City, UT 84060
Phone Number: 435 649-6839
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Ranked #30 of 76 Activities in Park City
Type: Trails, Sports
Activities: Biking
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Type: Trails, Sports
Activities: Biking
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Nevada
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107 reviews 107 reviews
9 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

Rented bikes for 1/2 day for $28 per person @ the depot. Nice bikes. Service- outstanding. Trail paved first 3miles then DG surface. Great ride but at about mile 6 you go between the freeways which is loud and distracting. Scenery is beautiful. Many wildflowers even in the dry year. Trail is quite long-26 miles, I think. We turned around... More 

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Palm City, Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

Started at White Pines Touring right on the path right off of Bonanza Drive. Headed to the Round Mountain trails to do our first "mountain biking". Not "down the ski-slopes" biking but the place to get your first attempt at up/downs, rocky trails and confidence built up.

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McLean, Virginia
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174 reviews 174 reviews
39 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

Biked the rail trail a couple of times now, most recently last week, and it's just a great trail. Not crowded, great places to rent bikes close to the trail, and you can rent for a half or full day. Unbelievable scenery, and plenty of wildlife along the way. My wife and I went several miles toward Coalville, and it... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

Perfect for non mountain biker. Rental shop adjacent to it in park city easy ride to town

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Phoenix
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

We first rode the Rail Trail when it was just rocks. A few summers ago we were delighted to find it paved. Nice short ride for families. Very easy access now that they built an underground pass.

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Castaic
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

My wife and I went for a ride on the trail and enjoyed sharing the trail with Cattle and Sheep. Truly a memorable ride.

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KY
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

This is a nice way to walk into Main St. where all the shopping and dining is. It is up hill to walk in but the upside is coming back is much easier. When walking away from town where it is less developed I ran into a good size snake on the paved trail which surprised me in the cool... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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85 reviews 85 reviews
4 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

What a great surprise to jog along the Rail Trail and see the sun coming up over the mountain in the mornings. The view of the ski resort and green trees, grass, coming in after ski season were vey inspriational! Beautifual paved running and biking along a beautiful gurgling creek! Right into Park City Main Street!!!

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207 reviews 207 reviews
44 attraction reviews
157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

You can go for miles and miles: by skates, bike or running... Former railroad trail going for many miles through bushland sharing nice views onto teh mountains

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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175 reviews 175 reviews
59 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

Covering more than 30 miles the rail trail which starts in the Prospector Square area of Park City is great fun. The first few miles are paved than the rest is compacted gravel. Beware as you leave Park City you are headed downhill for the next 20 miles! Coming back is a lot harder. You can end at Echo reservoir,... More 

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