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      Papago Park is a municipal park located in Tempe Arizona, which offers easily accessible urban single track lending itself nicely for a quick weekday ride with beautiful views of the Tempe Buttes and the surrounding mountains in the Valley. This area offers plenty of alt lines and areas to session so keep an eye out.
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      Region Details
      • 7
      • 3
      • 61
      • 6
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Feb 1, 2023
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      81
      Trails Mountain Bike
      78
      Trails Hike
      74
      Trails Trail Running
      74
      Total Distance
      33 miles
      Total Descent
      2,165 ft
      Total Vertical
      292 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,448 ft
      Reports
      232
      Photos
      39
      Ridden Counter
      13,441

      Papago Park Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      2020 6-hours of Papago
      7 miles
      6 Hours in the Papago race
      7 miles
      Complete Papago Loop race
      7 miles
      2020 6-hours of Papago race
      7 miles
      14 mile Papago Park Ridepopular ridelog14 miles
      26 mile Papago Park Ridepopular ridelog26 miles
      24 mile Papago Park Ridepopular ridelog24 miles
      11 mile Papago Park Ridepopular ridelog11 miles
      7 mile Papago Park Ridepopular ridelog7 miles
      7 mile Papago Park Ridepopular ridelog7 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 10 rides
      Past Week
      • 79 rides

      Photos of Papago Park Mountain Bike

      146 |
      Dec 3, 2020 @ 10:14am
      Dec 3, 2020
      trail: Papago South
      66 |
      May 29, 2020 @ 12:40am
      May 29, 2020
      88 |
      May 25, 2019 @ 2:01pm
      May 25, 2019
      61 |
      May 25, 2019 @ 2:00pm
      May 25, 2019
      49 |
      May 25, 2019 @ 1:59pm
      May 25, 2019
      trail: Papago Acc
      382 |
      Feb 3, 2019 @ 1:04pm
      Feb 3, 2019
      trail: Papago Acc
      254 |
      Jan 28, 2019 @ 5:10pm
      Jan 28, 2019
      82 |
      Nov 10, 2018 @ 5:36pm
      Nov 10, 2018

      Videos of Papago Park Mountain Bike

      'So Slow' Papago Freeride
      0:45 | 994 | Jun 26, 2020
      Tempe Town Lake Bike Path
      trail: Canal Path
      8:33 | 75 | Apr 2, 2019
      Woody meets Buzz in space via bigbiy buckaroo....
      trail: Papago Acc
      0:09 | 392 | Jan 11, 2019
      Corona without the lime
      trail: Loma
      7:12 | 259 | Oct 25, 2015
      Papago dirt jumps

      3:46 | 687 | Aug 23, 2021
      Hole In The Rock- Papago Park
      1:00 | 756 | Mar 16, 2018 , Tempe
      Elliot Ramada Loop - Papago Park
      0:28 | 626 | Mar 15, 2018 , Tempe
      Vigilante Trail - Papago Park
      trail: Vigilante
      0:51 | 937 | Mar 12, 2018 , Tempe

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2671740rcgeiger14addpoiRollo Del Rey
      Jan 27, 2023 @ 3:44pm
      Jan 27, 2023
      user #2871187Rh1234addreportPapago South and 5 more
      Jan 26, 2023 @ 6:57pm
      Jan 26, 2023
      user #1770469PaulHernandezwishlistroute2020 6-hours of Papago
      Jan 25, 2023 @ 4:07pm
      Jan 25, 2023
      user #2871187Rh1234addreportCrosscut Canal and 3 more
      Jan 24, 2023 @ 11:27pm
      Jan 24, 2023
      user #1119710Turcottmanwishlistroute2020 6-hours of Papago
      Jan 22, 2023 @ 6:05pm
      Jan 22, 2023

      Recent Comments

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      user #2671740rcgeiger14trailSpicy CurryWould anyone mind if I did some maintenance to...
      Jan 18, 2023 @ 9:19am
      Jan 18, 2023
      user #2159479KsmcafeetrailPapago SouthAka "ASU building"
      May 23, 2022 @ 7:01am
      May 23, 2022
      user #2159479KsmcafeetrailDouble Butte Loop (W)Runs through a wash with pretty good flow and...
      May 23, 2022 @ 7:01am
      May 23, 2022
      user #2159479KsmcafeetrailPapago Central DTGood, rocky, almost techy climb to one of the...
      May 23, 2022 @ 6:59am
      May 23, 2022
      user #2159479KsmcafeetrailPapago South LoopTrailforks shoes this south to north, but is...
      May 23, 2022 @ 6:57am
      May 23, 2022

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      Activity Type Stats

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      Mountain Bike7833 miles2,129 ft12 miles292 ft
      #582#30432224419,748
      Hike7431 miles1,929 ft11 miles292 ft
      #397#24972235355
      Trail Running7431 miles1,929 ft11 miles292 ft
      #396#247223594
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