Located in Uintah County, The Red Mountain trail is approximately 8 miles north of Vernal near Steinaker Lake State Park. Red Mountain is part of Uintah county's "Outlaw Trail System".
- Side by Sides
- Full size Jeep & 4x4s
Total Miles: 21 miles
Trail Difficulty: Moderate and Extreme
Technical rating: 8/10
Time to Ride: 4-5 hours
Seasons to Ride: Year-round
The trailhead is located at 40.5109228, -109.5746354, just west of Hwy 91 on 301 (the road to Steinaker Park). There is a restroom and a few maps that will help you get started for the day.
The trail is approximately 20 miles, but there are many many more miles of trail in the area if you decide to extend the day. The trail should take about 3-4 hours to explore, depending on your driving and whether you take some of the side trails available. There are no services (unless you enter Steinaker State Park) so stock up on anything you need before leaving Vernal.
- Facilities: Steinaker State Park
- Restrooms: At the trailhead
- You may encounter gates. Leave them as is.
- Allowed: ATVs, UTVs & Dirtbikes, and full-sized jeep/4x4s
- Signage: Most trails have adequate signage, but a GPS is highly recommended.
Downloadable Maps here:
Nearby Places to Stay in Vernal
The Red Mountain OHV trail is a 15 minute drive from Vernal, Utah.