Arizona - Utah Bicycle Tour     May/June 2011
Day Route Mileage Notes
1 Phoenix to Tortilla Flat (Hwy 88 "Apache Trail") 53 Tough getting out of Phoenix
2 Tortilla Flat to Roosevelt Lake (Apache Trail) 31 Narrow, winding, dirt climbs
3 Roosevelt Lake to Young (Hwy 288) 60 Lots of climbing, no services
4 Young to Woods Canyon Lake (FR512) 36 dirt climbs
5 Woods Canyon Lake to Chevelon Canyon Lake (FR169) 25 dirt and gravel
6 Chevelon Canyon Lake Fishing Large brown trout
7 Chevelon Canyon Lake Fishing
8 Chevelon Canyon Lake to Winslow (FR504 and Hwy 99) 45 No services
9 Winslow to Flagstaff (via Leupp on Hwy 99) 74 No services
10 Flagstaff to Cameron (Hwy 89) 53
11 Cameron to Bittersprings (Hwy 89) 58
12 Bittersprings to Jacob Lake (Hwy 89 and 89A) 56
13 Jacob Lake to North Rim (Hwy 67) 43
14 North Rim Explore
15 North Rim Explore
16 North Rim to Kanab, UT (Hwy 89A) 80
17 Kanab to Springdale, UT (Hwy 89 and 9) 43 Must hitch hike through tunnel
18 Zion Explore
19 Zion Explore
20 Springdale to Glendale (Hwy 9 and 89) 34 Must hitch hike through tunnel
21 Glendale to Cannonville (via Skutumpah Rd.) 56 dirt, mud, rocks, climbs
22 Cannonville to Bryce Canyon (Hwy 12 and 63) 20
23 Bryce Canyon Explore
24 Bryce Canyon Explore
25 Bryce Canyon to Escalante (Hwy 63 and 12) 51
26 Escalante to Torrey (Hwy 12) 65 Could take "Hell's backbone road" between Escalante and Boulder
27 Torrey to Capital Reef Explore (Hwy 24) 10
28 Capital Reef Explore
29 Capital Reef to Hanksville (Hwy 24) 40
30 Hanksville to Green River (Hwy 24) 60
31 Green River to Moab (Hwy 191) 52
32 Moab to Canyonlands (Hwy 191 and 313) 60
33 Canyonlands Explore
34 Canyonlands Explore
35 Canyonlands to Moab (Hwy 313 and 191) 60
36 Moab to Arches (Hwy 128) 28
37 Arches Explore
38 Arches to Moab (Hwy 128) 28
39 Moab to Cisco (Hwy 128) 47 Cisco is mostly a ghost town
40 Cisco to Grand Junction (various dirt roads) 63 dirt
41 Pack bike and ship home
42 Fly home
Total mileage 1331