4.9 miles
Distance
445 ft
Climb
-458 ft
Descent
00:50:16
Avg time

Dixie Mine Trail Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Year round
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

Dixie Mine is one of the most remote and scenic trails in the the McDowell Mountains, particularly the section south of Thompson Peak access road. The gentle pitch of the trail makes it fun in either direction.

Access Info

From the north, access from Pemberton trail or Thompson Peak access road. On the south end, there is access through the Eagle's Nest neighborhood, though you need to go through the guard-gated entry on Golden Eagle Blvd. Alternatively, use Sonoran Trail to bypass Eagle's Nest.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Dixie Mine Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -12 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,998 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,387 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,120 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,108 ft
  • Grade
    -0.048%
  • Grade max
    -12.874%
  • Grade min
    10.752%
  • Distance climb
    2.1 miles
  • Distance down
    2.7 miles
  • Distance flat
    770 ft
  • Avg time
    00:50:16
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Status:
Avg: 3.6 (5 votes)

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Jul 26, 2016 @ 4:16pm
Jul 26, 2016
Dixie Mine Trail, Fountain Hills
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Jul 26, 2016 @ 4:16pm
Jul 26, 2016
Dixie Mine Trail, Fountain Hills

Routes with this trail

titleratingdistance
AES McDowell Mtns Long 2015 race
62.9 miles
Pemberton + Intermediate side trails
20.1 miles
McDowell's climbing training suffering route
21.3 miles

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