Dino tracks, awesome scenery, hurricane force winds and a good old Sahara style sand storm made this one a ride to remember!

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Sean Martin with his hand in a dinosaur track left during the Jurassic Period 180 million years ago.

photo by Eric Opperman

Most of the dino tracks along this ancient coastal plain environment are from Theropod Dinosaurs  – some of the largest terrestrial carnivores ever to have walked the earth.

Tarbosaurus skeletal mount at the Mesa Southwest Museum.
Tarbosaurus skeletal mount at the Mesa Southwest Museum.

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dhReno checking out the tracks. There are loads of dino tracks out on this Slickrock area.

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This is one of the mellower Moab rides but still fun riding with lots of slickrock and views.

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It started getting windy here.

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There’s a new singletrack at the top of the “Baby Steps” trail.

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We had to park our bikes at the Arches National Park boundary and walk a ways to the viewpoint – it was worth it!

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You can see all the sand in the air in this one.

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