11 miles
Distance
2,067 ft
Climb
-2,067 ft
Descent
1 miles
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
    4,277 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,282 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,282 ft
  • Grade max
    -54.949%
  • Grade min
    55.596%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,867 ft
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  • Snow Groomed
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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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      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

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      Barracks Fenceline
      Sep 1, 2019 @ 7:10pm
      Sep 1, 2019
      Clear of deadfall. Trail in pretty good shape for this time of year. PS; Did not notice that the cottonwood was broken for earlier report...moved it out of the way just for you. reporter
      Rippey Canyon
      May 3, 2019 @ 6:16pm
      May 3, 2019
      The Rippey Spring water left the channel and is running down the trail. Built small diversions. Please don’t tire rut them with your tires. Will need to bring a Pulaski to fix it right. reporter
      Baker Creek
      Apr 29, 2019 @ 7:18pm
      Apr 29, 2019
      Trail is in good shape - just a few trampled areas, and minimal mud.
      Mill Mountain (East)
      Apr 28, 2018 @ 1:55pm
      Apr 28, 2018
      Good shape
      Mill Mountain (Rippey Spg)
      May 29, 2017 @ 6:46pm
      May 29, 2017
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