68.1 miles
Distance
3,729 ft
Climb
-4,333 ft
Descent
11:38:09
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of White Rim Trail
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    BLM
    Land Manager

White Rim Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #8331 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #16014 in E-Biking
    • #69306 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 55 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Part of the White Rim, which is basically a dirt road. More about riding the entire thing, because it is long and has stunning views.

Permits are required and available from Park HQ. Multi-day permits have a wait list if self-organized.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for White Rim mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -605 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,946 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,275 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,612 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,006 ft
  • Grade
    -0.2%
  • Grade max
    -54%
  • Grade min
    53.8%
  • Distance climb
    30 miles
  • Distance down
    32 miles
  • Distance flat
    6 miles
  • Avg time
    11:38:09
  • Avg reverse time
    10:30:42
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Status:
on Mar 29, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4.85 (13 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      White Rim Trail Reports

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      Mar 29, 2022 @ 9:09pm
      Mar 29, 2022
      Good condition, dry.
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 11:55am
      Jun 21, 2021
      reporter
      Nov 16, 2020 @ 3:06pm
      Nov 16, 2020
      Jun 8, 2020 @ 6:28am
      Jun 8, 2020
      Mar 16, 2020 @ 6:22am
      Mar 16, 2020
      Some muddy spots near Hardscrabble, and the flats between there and mineral bottom are pretty rough, but otherwise a nice 100 mile loop. Rode in...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 73 rides
      • 184 miles avg distance
      All
      • 343 rides
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      Jun 18, 2021 @ 1:58pm
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      Jun 18, 2021 @ 1:57pm
      Jun 18, 2021
      428 |
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 8:09am
      Nov 12, 2019

      Routes with this trail

      titledistance
      White rim99 miles
      White Rim from Mineral Bottom99 miles
      White Rim Clockwise99 miles

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • - 1
      Captoe (Apr 27, 2017 at 20:47)
       If
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      RachelBeisel (Dec 17, 2021 at 12:44)
       If anyone is interested in doing this in a day, we completed WRIAD self-supported this year counterclockwise and doing it clockwise in 2022. We shared our experiences, how to prep, gear choices, food/water (most important), and what we would have done differently. youtu.be/ysuu0rjX6xw
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      Videos

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      White Rim Trail: Murphy's Hogback to Labyrinth...
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      7:32 | 21 | Apr 2, 2022 , Moab
      Murphy's Hogback, Up  & Down...
      4:45 | 13 | Apr 2, 2022 , Moab
      Hardscrable Hill Climb || White Rim Trail,...
      6:11 | 17 | Apr 2, 2022 , Moab
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