11.1 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.

Detailed Description
Rippey Loop is a 17911 moderately popular intermediate route located near Salmon Idaho. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 13 trails. This route climbs 480.4 with a max elevation of 1648.3 then descends -480.8.
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Salmon Idaho Mountain Bike Association (www.ridesalmon.com)
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1 Review & Comments

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Ericmorgy (Aug 9, 2021 at 12:33)
 Lots of sage brush and cow pies. Get out early, as the is no shade.
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  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    27
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
Avg: 3 (1 votes)
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Rippey Canyon descent
Rippey Canyon descent
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Barracks Lane - Rippey Canyon
Barracks Lane - Rippey Canyon
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Rippey Canyon
Apr 30, 2022 @ 8:35pm
Apr 30, 2022
Trail is in good shape. reporter
Baker Creek
Apr 30, 2022 @ 8:26pm
Apr 30, 2022
Trail is in great shape, other than some erosion in the top half. reporter
Barracks Fenceline
Apr 30, 2022 @ 8:14pm
Apr 30, 2022
Trail surface has some sections of soft loose dirt and some sections chewed up by various hooves, but overall it's in decent shape - just needs more tire tracks to smooth things out. Brushed out a few spots. reporter
Mill Mountain (Rippey Spg)
Apr 18, 2021 @ 8:35pm
Apr 18, 2021
Trail is snow-free, with just a couple of wet spots remaining.
Mill Mountain (East)
Apr 28, 2018 @ 1:55pm
Apr 28, 2018
Good shape
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