4.4 miles
Distance
447 ft
Climb
-586 ft
Descent
1.5 miles
High Point

Rim Lake Vista Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Mixed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Season
    Spring/Summer/Fall
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    Forest Service

The west portion (about two miles) is easy paved, while the rest is singletrack of varying (poor) quality, it could use some work. Great views as the trail hugs the edge of the Mogollon Rim.

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More Stats for Rim Lake Vista mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -139 ft
  • Altitude min
    1.4 miles
  • Altitude start
    1.5 miles
  • Altitude end
    1.4 miles
  • Grade
    -0.6%
  • Grade max
    -42.321%
  • Grade min
    29.448%
  • Distance climb
    1.6 miles
  • Distance down
    2.2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,988 ft
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Status:
on Aug 2, 2016
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Avg: 2.5 (4 votes)

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Rim Lake Vista Trail Reports

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Aug 2, 2016 @ 8:09am
Aug 2, 2016
Semi chunk and over grown but very fun, at least the short section to Military sink hole...
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Oct 12, 2016 @ 9:57am
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Rim Lake Vista, Payson

2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag DrHog (Jul 26, 2016 at 1:08)
 "Singletrack of varying quality" translated to a trail that needs a lot of work. Too bad--it sits on one of the most prime locations in all of AZ. The views and setting are great, but it needs to have a ton of rocks removed and shrubberies beaten back.
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flag Guntercb (Sep 1, 2016 at 13:11)
 I agree with DrHog. The most eastern portion of this trail is very overgrown. The western portion to is an asphalt trail. If mountain biking I do not think it is a good trail. It would be a great hiking trail with awesome views!
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