The White Rim Trail runs through Canyonlands National Park in Moab. It’s primarily a jeep two-track that travels along vast, exposed canyons and features rough sandstone terrain to silty, sandy washes and everything in between.
Most mountain bikers tackle this challenging loop over a 2 to 4-day bikepacking trip and many opt for outside support to help transport water and supplies to camp. The FKT, however, is a solo and unsupported endeavor and the record time, set just days ago by Peter Stetina, sits at 5:28:23. This is how he did it: