2 miles
Distance
188 ft
Climb
-581 ft
Descent
00:25:40
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Barrel Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Barrel Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Green Valley
    St. George, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #17502 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 65 in Hiking

Awesome trail, with some fun terrain. The top part has has the waterfall section that is a fun rough rock descent that takes some skill, while the bottom section has a bunch of jump lines and optional gaps.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Barrel mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -393 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,946 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,339 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,338 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,946 ft
  • Grade
    -3.965%
  • Grade max
    -116.868%
  • Grade min
    45.135%
  • Distance climb
    2,136 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,096 ft
  • Avg time
    00:25:40
  • Avg reverse time
    00:40:07
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Jun 1, 2020
Dry
Avg: 4.3 (24 votes)

view (1,344)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
inches

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to barrel trailhead (37.090380, -113.662090)
      update trails status or condition

      Barrel Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 1, 2020 @ 6:05am
      Jun 1, 2020
      Mar 14, 2020 @ 8:11am
      Mar 14, 2020
      Mar 2, 2020 @ 9:02am
      Mar 2, 2020
      The Sunday night rain left the Green Valley trails in great condition.
      Feb 12, 2020 @ 1:59pm
      Feb 12, 2020
      Jan 3, 2020 @ 12:53pm
      Jan 3, 2020
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 301 rides
      • 21 miles avg distance
      All
      • 561 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      1,156 |
      Feb 26, 2018 @ 7:56am
      Feb 26, 2018
      623 |
      Apr 19, 2017 @ 10:38pm
      Apr 19, 2017
      296 |
      Apr 19, 2017 @ 10:38pm
      Apr 19, 2017
      741 |
      Oct 19, 2016 @ 8:50pm
      Oct 19, 2016

      Routes with this trail

      more »
      titleratingdistance
      True Grit Epic race featured
      44 miles
      True Grit 2020B
      44 miles
      Truegrit 100 race
      85 miles
      True Grit Epic 2017 race
      44 miles

      7 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag awisll (Nov 28, 2018 at 9:40)
       Best trail in the area.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag jgarn (Jan 4, 2019 at 20:00)
       My favorite trail in St. George, so far. It's probably a good idea to stop and check out some of the features on the first go around, or you could get yourself into trouble.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag ggriff5 (Jan 5, 2019 at 10:35)
       I enjoyed this trail more than Zen - the climb is significantly less technical and the descent is more flowy. The gap jumps and drops are not for the faint of heart but there’s alternate lines for everything. Time well spent!
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag martman800 (Jan 14, 2019 at 14:24)
       This is a great trail. Some short technical ups, technical rocky descents, fast flow, and small and large jumps.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag allzorzin (Feb 11, 2019 at 20:50)
       Very Fun. Many jumps, Many Drops.
      Perfect conditions
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Sabinj (Jan 18, 2020 at 19:31)
       Amazing trail with fun technical sections. Take your phone for your map. The trail system out there doesn’t have any signs. So good luck!
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Airmejac000 (May 29, 2020 at 18:23)
       Amazing trail. Super fun to ride
      [Reply]

      Post a Comment



      You must login to Pinkbike.
      Don't have an account? Sign up

      Join Pinkbike  Login

      Videos

      more »
      youtuber Barrel and the Whole Guacamole | Mountain...
      10:38 | 216 | Mar 23, 2019 , St. George
      youtuber Mountain Biking: Barrel Trail, St. George, Utah
      7:10 | 223 | Jan 25, 2020 , St. George
      Barrel
      9:39 | 78 | Jan 24, 2020 , St. George
      youtuber Barrel, STgeezy
      14:55 | 147 | Jan 20, 2020 , St. George
      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.