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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      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
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      Open on Oct 12, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #104
      State Ranking
      #5
      Trails
      53
      Total Distance
      95 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      41 miles
      Total Descent
      8,877 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,908 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,352 ft
      Reports
      239
      Photos
      74
      Ridden Counter
      2,654

      Photos of McDowell Mountain Park Mountain Bike

      21 |
      Aug 9, 2018 @ 9:33am
      Aug 9, 2018
      Lower Shallmo Wash Trail
      16 |
      May 26, 2018 @ 11:04pm
      May 26, 2018
      Escondido Trail, My City
      15 |
      May 26, 2018 @ 11:03pm
      May 26, 2018
      Escondido Trail, My City
      trail: Sport Loop
      14 |
      May 15, 2018 @ 1:29pm
      May 15, 2018
      Sport Loop, My City
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      Videos of McDowell Mountain Park Mountain Bike

      Cool windchimes at new Pemberton shelter
      0:03 | 32 | Nov 23, 2017
      New Shelter on Pemberton
      0:03 | 19 | Nov 23, 2017
      Ian
      0:06 | 14 | Nov 23, 2017
      Nice jump by new shelter - buddy Ian
      0:05 | 18 | Nov 23, 2017
      more videos »

      McDowell Mountain Park Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Fat Tire 40 - 2018 Cactus Cup
      43 miles
      2018 NICA McDowell Mountain, AZ Race Course race
      6 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #863286speedy-mctightrolltrailThompson PeakPU u
      Feb 25, 2018 @ 1:25pm
      Feb 25, 2018
      user #1432610rbrown251trailSonoran BypassThis is a good trail in both directions. Good...
      Jan 20, 2018 @ 5:53am
      Jan 20, 2018
      user #1436629Tanman34trailPemberton (SW)Sweet Trail! Quite easy but fun and fast. One...
      Jan 1, 2018 @ 12:29pm
      Jan 1, 2018
      user #121951slakkatrailTechnical LoopGood place to bring a pregnant woman who wants...
      Dec 28, 2017 @ 8:36pm
      Dec 28, 2017
      user #1436629Tanman34trailRock KnobFun fast single track connector to Pemberton.
      Dec 24, 2017 @ 11:19am
      Dec 24, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #983271DrHogaddridelogOct 22, 2018 ride log
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 1:25pm
      18 mins
      user #1189719MWoodyHaddridelogOct 20, 2018 ride log
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 1:05pm
      38 mins
      user #1652473VansharktailriddentrailSport Loop
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 11:20am
      2 hours
      user #1275450ChlinthiaddridelogOct 20, 2018 ride log
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 7:40am
      6 hours
      user #1225848blackdog1803addridelogOct 18, 2018 ride log and 1 more
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 4:31am
      9 hours
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