Kokopelli - Dewey Bridge Section

One-way Distance: 18.6 miles
Difficulty: Strenuous
MTB Skill level:
Elevation: 4124 - 6376 feet
Cellphone: 0-3 bars
Time: 5 hrs. 15 mins.
Trailhead: Dewey Bridge
Fee: none
Attractions: Multi use trail

The Dewey Bridge Section of the Kokopelli Trail begins off of Highway 128, north of Moab, Utah, near the historic Dewey Bridge. From there it climbs past the Top of the World trail and descends in and out of Cottonwood Canyon. After that it continues with a lot more climbing that eventually takes it to the infamous Rose Garden Hill and on out to the Onion Creek Road. The difference in elevation between the lowest and highest points is 2,252 feet but the total elevation gain for this segment of the trail is an incredible 4,362 feet.