Mountain Biking Trips

Mountain Biking in Utah

Utah’s sweeping, red-rock vistas and exquisite canyons have become a Mecca for mountain bike trips. Holiday’s Utah mountain bike trips traverse endless dirt roads and world-famous trail systems. Pedal from canyon rim to river bottom and from mountain passes to creek crossings, through some of the West’s most iconic landscapes. Bike trips are the perfect vacation for humans whose motto is “life is short, play hard”. In other words, make your vacation count! Ride Utah’s classic multi-day mountain bike trip, the White Rim Trail in Canyonlands National Park. Explore the Maze District of Canyonlands. Let us show you the best of Moab’s trails on our Moab Sampler trip. Or book a trip in the San Rafael Swell and find out why it’s the locals’ favorite.

Bring your own bike or rent from our fleet of full-suspension Specialized mountain bikes. All of our trips are fully supported and include expert guides, scrumptious meals, and vehicle support for your gear. Our Utah mountain bike trips are the perfect blend of easy and more challenging riding, and are suitable for everyone from the athletic beginner to the experienced rider. In addition, charter trips are available for groups wanting a more customizable experience. Why not trust your mountain biking vacation to the outfitters who have been who have been running trips on the Colorado Plateau for more than 50 years? Come ride with us!

3–4 Day White Rim Trail

The White Rim Trail is a must for any mountain biker’s bucket list. Ride on a sandstone bench around the “Island in the Sky”, past such iconic sights as Mussleman Arch, Turks Head, Candlestick Tower, and White Crack, an epic viewpoint 1,000 feet above the confluence of the Green and Colorado rivers in the center of Canyonlands National Park. If you only have time for one mountain bike trip in your life, this Canyonlands bike tour should be the one.

4–5 Day Maze

Mountain bike trips in the Maze are no Sunday afternoon ride in the park! Our Maze bike tour gets you out into the least-visited region of Canyonlands National Park. This trip is the real deal: solitude, unparalleled beauty, clean air, and some of the most scenic campsites anywhere. Sheer vertical uplifts and plunging gorges are part of a landscape that once seen, can never be forgotten. Join us and bike into the Maze for the mountain biking trip of a lifetime!

3–4 Day San Rafael Swell

In a state jam-packed with national parks, it’s easy to overlook another national treasure. Utah locals call it “The Swell”, a three-thousand-foot fold of sandstone and shale that rises just on the edge of the Colorado Plateau. This geologic wonder offers incredible scenery and a customizable mountain biking and hiking experience that can be as easy or as challenging as you want! Avoid the Moab crowds. Let us let you in on Utah’s best-kept secret.

Best of Moab: Mountain Bike Sampler

Find out what all the hype is about! Moab is home to Utah's best single track mountain bike trails, and our guides spend most of their off time out riding them. We'll show you trail networks like Klondike Bluffs and Magnificent 7, or lead you along lesser-known routes in the La Sal Mountains. Slickrock, red rock, ledges and hard pack, Moab has something for everyone, and Holiday's Mountain Bike Sampler will help you find the best trails for your group.