4,587 ft
Distance
283 ft
Climb
-272 ft
Descent
00:08:34
Avg time
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Rodney Meadow Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    South Hills
    Helena, Montana
  • AKA
    Gin 'n Juice
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Jan - Dec
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #31178 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing

The Rodney Meadow Trail offers an easy route over Rodney Ridge for connecting rides. The westbound downhill from the meadow towards the Waterline Trail is also a fun downhill, although short. As always, watch for other users in this popular trail network.

Access Info

Old Shooting Range parking lot on Davis Street, or the Don't Fence Me In trailhead on Orofino Gulch

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Rodney Meadow Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    10 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,471 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,686 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,491 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,501 ft
  • Grade
    0.225%
  • Grade max
    -58.948%
  • Grade min
    67.236%
  • Distance climb
    1,997 ft
  • Distance down
    1,993 ft
  • Distance flat
    597 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:34
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:52
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Status:
on Oct 25, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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

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

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Rodney Meadow Trail Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 25, 2018 @ 12:04pm
      Oct 25, 2018
      reporter
      Aug 21, 2018 @ 6:26pm
      Aug 21, 2018
      From recent heavy rains, moist and tacky, not muddy...perfect for riding.
      Jun 27, 2018 @ 8:32am
      Jun 27, 2018
      Jun 25, 2018 @ 9:09am
      Jun 25, 2018
      May 16, 2018 @ 7:01am
      May 16, 2018
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 39 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 511 rides
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      Photos

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      Sep 24, 2018 @ 6:51am
      Sep 24, 2018
      Rodney Meadow Trail, Helena
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      Sep 24, 2018 @ 6:50am
      Sep 24, 2018
      Rodney Meadow Trail, Helena
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      Sep 24, 2018 @ 6:49am
      Sep 24, 2018
      Rodney Meadow Trail, Helena
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      Sep 10, 2018 @ 7:19am
      Sep 10, 2018
      Rodney Meadow Trail, Helena

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