Sand Flats Recreation Area

Slickrock Bike Trail

The Slickrock Bike trail is rated a class 4 on a scale of 1-4 with 4 being the hardest. It's steep inclines and descents offer technical challenges to the most experienced bikers. The 2 mile practice loop is recommended to all first time visitors. It is still rated as difficult and not for novice riders or young children.

Please note that travel is limited to designated trails and that cross-country travel is not permitted. The Moab area offers literally thousands of miles of old roads and trails. Stay on the trails and leave the scenery for others to enjoy. Tracking the landscape is one of the most lasting forms of damage. Enjoy our trails and please do not leave tracks.

Stay on the trail. Do not trample vegetation or cryptobiotic crust. Avoid driving in potholes. Respect all living things. The desert is an irreplaceable gift. Pack it in. Pack it out. Responsible recreation keeps this trail clean, scenic and OPEN.