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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      McDowell Mountain Regional Park offers over 40 miles of hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding trails. Park Trails range in length from 0.5 miles to 15.3 miles and range in difficulty from easy to strenuous. Those looking for an easy hike should try the North Trail at 3.1 miles. Those looking for a good workout for themselves or their horses should try the Pemberton at 15.3 miles. Always remember to carry plenty of water and let someone know where you are going.

      All trails are multi-use unless otherwise designated. All trail users are encouraged to practice proper trail etiquette.

      Always remember to carry plenty of water and let someone know where you are going.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      North Loop Parking google parking directions
      Links
      Region Details
      • 5
      • 27
      • 18
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 19, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      DFMBA
      (www.dfmba.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #119
      State Ranking
      #5
      Trails (view details)
      53
      Trails Mountain Bike
      53
      Trails E-Bike
      50
      Trails Hike
      49
      Trails Trail Running
      49
      Trails Horse
      10
      Total Distance
      98 miles
      Total Descent
      9,069 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,352 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,908 ft
      Reports
      396
      Photos
      94
      Ridden Counter
      8,345

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 8 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 3 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 159 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance

      Photos of McDowell Mountain Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Scenic
      2 |
      Sep 15, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      Sep 15, 2019
      trail: Scenic
      1 |
      Sep 15, 2019 @ 7:32pm
      Sep 15, 2019
      trail: Scenic
      3 |
      Sep 15, 2019 @ 7:31pm
      Sep 15, 2019
      trail: Scenic
      5 |
      Sep 15, 2019 @ 7:31pm
      Sep 15, 2019

      Videos of McDowell Mountain Park Mountain Bike

      Granite Trail. Mcdowell Mountain Regional Park.
      trail: Granite
      9:31 | 12 | Mar 8, 2019
      Rock Knob Trail. Mcdowell Mountain Regional Park.
      trail: Rock Knob
      3:37 | 15 | Mar 8, 2019
      Bluff Trail. Mcdowell Mountain Regional Park.
      trail: Bluff
      7:55 | 28 | Mar 7, 2019
      Cool windchimes at new Pemberton shelter
      0:03 | 49 | Nov 23, 2017

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1770316RichieLanewishlisttrailSport Loop
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 5:46am
      16 hours
      user #1958514Stromboliwishlisttrail150th Street Spur and 38 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 5:11pm
      2 days
      user #1517404Switchblade74riddentrailDixie Mine Trail and 2 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 12:41pm
      2 days
      user #1803969TaraLBriddentrailTechnical Loop
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 6:26pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      user #1242506SolerideraddreportConnector and 1 more
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 5:17pm
      Oct 19, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1503496JschwachtrailTechnical LoopDefinitely would not rate this as a black...
      May 27, 2019 @ 3:08pm
      May 27, 2019
      user #1392081movpclrreportLong LoopA...
      Apr 2, 2019 @ 4:46pm
      Apr 2, 2019
      user #967754schillingsworthreportPemberton (SW)Trails are good to go.
      Feb 26, 2019 @ 10:51am
      Feb 26, 2019
      user #1700848travytravtravtrailLower Shallmo Wash TrailThis’s trail is tons of fun going from north...
      Jan 28, 2019 @ 10:34am
      Jan 28, 2019
      user #1669465mlofgrantrailThompson PeakI'd like to hear if anyone has actually been...
      Dec 25, 2018 @ 6:36pm
      Dec 25, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      McDowell Mountain 9 23 12 42.6 km
      Brown's Ranch 51 43 229.6 km
      Hawes 16 19 11 112.7 km
      Desert Trails Park 2 314.2 km
      Usery Mountains 16 10 8 116.8 km

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