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Shell Bench Trail #184

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10.6 Miles 17.0 Kilometers


89%

Runnable

297' 91 m

Ascent

-2,870' -875 m

Descent

6%

Avg Grade (3°)

32%

Max Grade (18°)

7,805' 2,379 m

High

5,114' 1,559 m

Low

Shared By Laine Parish

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A nice run that moves from alpine forest to desert canyon: a great way to experience Shell Canyon!

Laine Parish

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This is considered to be one of the better runs in the Bighorns as the trail moves from a fun forest section to a fast and steep canyon descent. As of late, the trail is a little dirty with loose rock but more runners will clean it up. This is a fun run and a great way to experience Shell Canyon, Ten Sleep Canyon's long-forgotten sibling.

For the best experience, plan to ride this as a point-to-point. Start by leaving a vehicle at the Post Creek Parking Area off of Highway 14 and then drive another vehicle to the Adelaide TH off of Ranger Creek Road.

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