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      DESERT CANYONS PRIVATE TRAIL SYSTEM
      the trail is open to Mountain Bikers and Hikers. Mountain Bikers should use proper etiquette by yielding to Hikers and Trail Runners.
      ENTER AND USE AT YOUR OWN RISK – NO ASSISTANCE IS AVAILABLE
      NO LIABILITY WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR LOSS OR DAMAGE OR INJURY TO PERSONS OR PROPERTY HOWEVER SUCH LOSS OR INJURY MAY BE CAUSED
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Private Property
      Desert Loop Trailhead google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 11
      • 7
      • 8

      Region Status
      Open as of May 9, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      32
      Trails Mountain Bike
      28
      Trails E-Bike
      6
      Trails Hike
      31
      Trails Trail Running
      31
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      1
      Total Distance
      31 miles
      Total Descent
      2,840 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,860 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,416 ft
      Reports
      264
      Photos
      75
      Ridden Counter
      9,146

      Photos of Desert Canyons Mountain Bike

      trail: Turbulence
      11 |
      Mar 13, 2024 @ 5:28pm
      Mar 13, 2024
      trail: Claim Jumper
      15 |
      Dec 30, 2023 @ 10:30am
      Dec 30, 2023
      7 |
      Dec 30, 2023 @ 10:28am
      Dec 30, 2023
      trail: Secret Sauce
      37 |
      Apr 28, 2023 @ 4:07am
      Apr 28, 2023
      trail: Secret Sauce
      32 |
      Apr 28, 2023 @ 4:07am
      Apr 28, 2023
      trail: Secret Sauce
      38 |
      Apr 28, 2023 @ 4:07am
      Apr 28, 2023
      trail: Secret Sauce
      40 |
      Apr 28, 2023 @ 4:06am
      Apr 28, 2023
      trail: The Milky Way
      41 |
      Jan 29, 2023 @ 8:15am
      Jan 29, 2023

      Videos of Desert Canyons Mountain Bike

      Gap Disaster
      102 | Nov 9, 2021
      Claim Jumper & Pushing Tin at Desert Canyons!
      16:32 | 319 | May 19, 2021 , St. George
      youtuber Claim Jumper & Pushing Tin at Desert Canyons!
      16:32 | 282 | May 19, 2021 , St. George
      Sweet Tech on St George's Airport Trails!
      26:26 | 160 | May 12, 2021 , St. George
      Sweet Tech on St George's Airport Trails!
      26:26 | 144 | May 12, 2021 , St. George
      Sweet Tech on St George's Airport Trails!
      26:26 | 171 | May 12, 2021 , St. George
      Sweet Tech on St George's Airport Trails!
      trail: Layover
      26:26 | 137 | May 12, 2021 , St. George
      Sweet Tech on St George's Airport Trails!
      trail: Turbulence
      26:26 | 308 | May 12, 2021 , St. George

      Recent Trail Reports

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      EriczTdD8ywishlisttrailactivity #52858308 and 1 more
      May 19, 2024 @ 10:11pm
      2 days
      jaredw555riddentrailactivity #52486296
      May 12, 2024 @ 10:10am
      May 12, 2024
      gjhickenaddreportactivity #52335029 and 3 more
      May 9, 2024 @ 3:22pm
      May 9, 2024
      Ripstarvotetrailactivity #51933940 and 6 more
      May 1, 2024 @ 7:32am
      May 1, 2024
      codivistaddreportactivity #51445823 and 1 more
      Apr 20, 2024 @ 12:30pm
      Apr 20, 2024

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      Chaser-mantrailMysterious Chunky DH10/10 Also if you’re looking at this on a...
      Feb 11, 2024 @ 1:17pm
      Feb 11, 2024
      Chaser-mantrailTurbulenceAlthough it’s not perfect, the lower section...
      Feb 11, 2024 @ 7:52am
      Feb 11, 2024
      Chaser-mantrailWinding QueueI rode this today and had no trouble following...
      Dec 15, 2023 @ 8:01pm
      Dec 15, 2023
      Mxnomads69trailSecret SauceRode clockwise and it was decent. Good for a...
      Nov 27, 2023 @ 9:40am
      Nov 27, 2023
      Chaser-mantrailLost LuggageFun if you can follow it
      Nov 10, 2023 @ 8:22am
      Nov 10, 2023

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Arizona Strip 2 4 14.7 km
      Warner Valley 28.1 km
      Green Valley 16 43 14 58.7 km
      Snow Canyon State Park 13 22 5 111.7 km
      Santa Clara River Reserve 4 18 811.7 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2829 miles2,297 ft10 miles1,732 ft
      #948#5037126454,443
      E-Bike66 miles387 ft2 miles289 ft
      225179
      Hike3130 miles2,792 ft10 miles1,860 ft
      #679#42942644116
      Trail Running3130 miles2,792 ft10 miles1,860 ft
      #686#4292644300
      Dirtbike/Moto14,865 ft49 ft1,955 ft26 ft
      383
      • By cruiserhombre & contributors
      • Admins: TASU, SUBA
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