4.9 miles
Distance
435 ft
Climb
-567 ft
Descent
00:42:26
Avg time

BCT Drinking Snake Details

  • Riding area
  • AKA
    Drinking Snake Big Bug
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Mixed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Oct - Mar
  • Global Ranking

BCT Drinking Snake segment from Highway 69 trail head to Antelope Creek Road. Trail is a mix of single and double track. Navigation can be a bit tricky depending on the time of the year. Keys are to keep an eye out for BCT signs. Due to the nature of the terrain on this segment I would recommend caution when riding while snakes are active and about. Trail listed as All Mountain due to variety of trail structure, rockiness, etc.

Access Info

Exit I-17 and head west toward Prescott. Trail head is just east of Mayer Fire Station/Old Sycamore Road on the south side of the highway (approximately .25 miles east of Old Sycamore Road). Trail head has ample parking and a restroom. Heading south from this trail head is the Drinking Snake trail and heading north under Highway 69 will take you on the Big Bug and Russian Well segments of the BCT.

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More Stats for BCT Drinking Snake mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -132 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,931 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,197 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,070 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,938 ft
  • Grade max
    -37.397%
  • Grade min
    24.148%
  • Distance climb
    1.8 miles
  • Distance down
    2.1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1.0 miles
  • Avg time
    00:42:26
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BCT Drinking Snake, Black Canyon

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