5.4 miles
Distance
785 ft
Climb
-580 ft
Descent
01:09:25
Avg time
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South Rim Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Gooseberry Mesa
    Hurricane, Utah
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (5 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #454 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #2718 in E-Biking
    • #12622 in Trail Running
    • #26498 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking

South Rim is some fun Slick Rock riding. Follow the dots and you're good.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for South Rim mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    205 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,130 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,442 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,160 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,365 ft
  • Grade
    0.726%
  • Grade max
    -88.135%
  • Grade min
    156.903%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
  • Avg time
    01:09:25
  • Avg reverse time
    01:18:35
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on May 1, 2024
Dry
Avg: 4.7 (97 votes)
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      South Rim Trail Reports

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      May 1, 2024 @ 12:06pm
      May 1, 2024
      Apr 13, 2024 @ 3:10am
      Apr 13, 2024
      PERFECT
      Mar 19, 2024 @ 9:24am
      Mar 19, 2024
      Few puddles but sand is tight. Get some
      Mar 16, 2024 @ 4:55pm
      Mar 16, 2024
      Hero dirt from the rain
      Dec 13, 2023 @ 6:02pm
      Dec 13, 2023
      Found a ford key on the road on the way out. Left it on the picnic table at gooseberry trailhead. Hope it finds its home!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 378 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4,214 rides
      • Last: Jun 15, 2024

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      Oct 29, 2017 @ 8:12pm
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      Sep 25, 2017 @ 8:03pm
      Sep 25, 2017
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      Oct 24, 2014 @ 8:43am
      Oct 24, 2014
      1,355 |
      Oct 24, 2014 @ 8:44am
      Oct 24, 2014

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