One cubic yard of gravel weighs between 1 and tons. The individual stones typically range between inches and inches in diameter. Types of gravel include pea gravel, bank run, bench gravel, creek rock, lag gravel, piedmont gravel, plateau gravel and crushed stone.
Fullsize Pickup Trucks: Can usually handle 2 cubic yards of soil, 23 cubic yards of mulch, and 1 cubic yard of stone or gravel. Small Pickups and Trailers: Can usually handle 1 cubic yard of soil to maybe 1½ of mulch.