Slickrock Trail

A series of petrified sand dunes makes for an 11 mile long roller coaster ride

The Slickrock Trail is one of the most unique rides anywhere and has helped make Moab the mountain biking Mecca that it is. A series of petrified sand dunes has formed the trail into an 11 mile long roller coaster ride. This trail has incredible vistas as well as extremely steep ascents, descents and side slopes that will test your mountain bike skills and fitness.If you are interested in riding this world famous trail, but a bit daunted by its reputation, our slickrock-savvy guides can help! We know this terrain and our experienced instructors would be happy to help you improve your technique.

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Day Tour Details

Slickrock Trail

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  • Standard Price:
    # pp in reservation    
    1 $175 pp   (*solo rate)
    2-3 $110 pp  
    4-8 $100 pp  
    9-13 $95 pp  
    14-24 $90 pp  
    25+ inquire  
  • Private Tour Price:
    # pp in reservation    
    1 $200 pp  
    2-3 $150 pp  
    4-8 $140 pp  
    9-13 $130 pp  
    14+ $120 pp  
    25+ inquire  

    Price includes bike. Subtract $25 own bike.
    Price does not include tax or guide gratuity.

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    Deposit / Cancellation policy

  • Departs: Standard half and full-day tours depart in the morning — time varies seasonally
  • Distance: 12 miltes
  • Special Notes:


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    Slickrock Trail Elevation Profile


  • Thunderstorm and 82 F at Moab, Canyonlands Field, UT
    Winds are Northeast at 16.1 MPH (14 KT). The pressure is 1008.7 mb and the humidity is 47%. The heat index is 82. Last Updated on Jul 2 2022, 3:53 pm MDT.

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    Descriptive Video

    A 5 min video with details about Slickrock Trail history and riding techniques (courtesy Seth’s Bike Hacks)

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