11 miles
Distance
1,576 ft
Climb
-1,577 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

The Barracks Trail System is about 8 miles Southeast of Salmon, Id. Barracks Trails begin to open up in April with the spring snowmelt.

These trails are a step up in difficulty from the Disco Hill Trails, both in technical and physical challenge.

Local Trail Association
Salmon Idaho Mountain Bike Association (www.ridesalmon.com)
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  • Featured
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    17
More Stats for Rippey Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,281 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,282 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,281 ft
  • Grade max
    -32.2%
  • Grade min
    27.1%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,681 ft
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Trail transparency
Rippey Canyon descent
Rippey Canyon descent
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Nov 20, 2014
Barracks Lane - Rippey Canyon
Barracks Lane - Rippey Canyon
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Oct 3, 2014
Barracks Lane - Trees to Trailhead
Barracks Lane - Trees to Trailhead
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Oct 3, 2014

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

statustraildateconditiondescription
Barracks Fenceline
Apr 10, 2021 @ 1:32pm
Apr 10, 2021
In about as good of condition you will find on this fence line section. Get it before the hooves do.
Rippey Canyon
Oct 16, 2020 @ 9:02pm
Oct 16, 2020
Brushed trail and cleared loose debris. Trail is in good shape.
Mill Mountain (Rippey Spg)
Apr 26, 2020 @ 8:49pm
Apr 26, 2020
Snow is gone, and the trail is mostly dry. A few soft/damp spots remain on the shady aspects.
Baker Creek
Apr 26, 2020 @ 8:41pm
Apr 26, 2020
Trail is dry, with a few areas trampled by ungulates.
Mill Mountain (East)
Apr 28, 2018 @ 1:55pm
Apr 28, 2018
Good shape
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