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  • > 80%
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  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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Trail Popularity ?
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Radar Time
      XC non-technical hilly singletrack trails divided into a north & south unit.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Apache Wash TH google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 18
      • 15
      • 2
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 5, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      37
      Trails Mountain Bike
      37
      Trails Hike
      36
      Trails Trail Running
      36
      Trails Horse
      1
      Total Distance
      55 miles
      Total Descent
      4,570 ft
      Total Vertical
      740 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,202 ft
      Reports
      348
      Photos
      172
      Ridden Counter
      8,968

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 7 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 51 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance

      Photos of Phoenix Sonoran Preserve Mountain Bike

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      Jul 16, 2021 @ 2:22am
      Jul 16, 2021
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      Jul 16, 2021 @ 2:22am
      Jul 16, 2021
      11 |
      Jun 23, 2021 @ 12:21am
      Jun 23, 2021
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      Jun 7, 2021 @ 10:42pm
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      Jun 7, 2021 @ 10:42pm
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      Jun 7, 2021 @ 10:42pm
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      Jun 7, 2021 @ 10:42pm
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      Jun 7, 2021 @ 10:42pm
      Jun 7, 2021

      Videos of Phoenix Sonoran Preserve Mountain Bike

      Ocotillo Trail
      trail: Ocotillo
      37:16 | 128 | Sep 27, 2020 , Phoenix
      Sidewinder Trail
      trail: SIdewinder
      51:02 | 167 | Sep 27, 2020 , Phoenix
      Phoenix Sonoran Preserve | Ringing in the new...
      10:10 | 225 | Jan 4, 2020 , Phoenix
      Phoenix Sonoran Preserve | Ringing in the new...
      trail: Ridgeback
      10:10 | 140 | Jan 4, 2020 , Phoenix
      Phoenix Sonoran Preserve | Ringing in the new...
      trail: SIdewinder
      10:10 | 242 | Jan 4, 2020 , Phoenix
      Phoenix Sonoran Preserve | Ringing in the new...
      trail: Ocotillo
      10:10 | 219 | Jan 4, 2020 , Phoenix
      Great Horned Owl - Phoenix Sonoran Preserve -...
      1:22 | 292 | Jun 3, 2019 , Phoenix
      Valle Vista - Phoenix Sonoran Preserve -...
      1:22 | 194 | Jun 3, 2019 , Phoenix

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Cliff Walk
      Jul 5, 2021 @ 7:06pm
      Jul 5, 2021
      Very DryAugustus-G
      Esplanade Trail
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 6:38am
      Jun 16, 2021
      DryoomusFast and flowy normal dry conditions not...
      Apache Wash Loop
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 6:38am
      Jun 16, 2021
      DryoomusTrail was in great condition not much for...
      Connector
      May 13, 2021 @ 5:55am
      May 13, 2021
      DryIdalskiDry and starting to get loose and dusty.
      Apache Vista
      Apr 24, 2021 @ 8:04am
      Apr 24, 2021
      Very Dryayqueloco
      Sonoran Foothills
      Apr 20, 2021 @ 5:54pm
      Apr 20, 2021
      Idealtnumgyz
      Ocotillo
      Mar 14, 2021 @ 6:51pm
      Mar 14, 2021
      Idealsamsar
      Hawksnest
      Feb 21, 2021 @ 8:01am
      Feb 21, 2021
      Very Drybcrufus3Hike
      Western Summit
      Feb 21, 2021 @ 7:09am
      Feb 21, 2021
      IdealChrisKnightE-Bike
      Dixie Mountain Bypass
      Feb 21, 2021 @ 7:09am
      Feb 21, 2021
      IdealChrisKnightE-Bike

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #817854mckshredcommenttrailBadger Brawl
      Jul 25, 2021 @ 8:54pm
      Jul 25, 2021
      user #1335142AmpfrogvotetrailHawksnest and 1 more
      Jul 20, 2021 @ 1:41am
      Jul 20, 2021
      user #1335142AmpfrogcommenttrailDesert Tortoise and 1 more
      Jul 20, 2021 @ 1:34am
      Jul 20, 2021
      user #1471656Sheepdog590riddentrailApache Wash Loop
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 6:26pm
      Jul 18, 2021
      user #1335142Ampfrogaddphoto in My City and 1 more
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 2:22am
      Jul 16, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #817854mckshredtrailBadger BrawlGreat BEGINNER trail. Drains well, gain...
      Jul 25, 2021 @ 8:54pm
      Jul 25, 2021
      user #1335142AmpfrogtrailHawksnestProbably the busiest trail with hikers...
      Jul 20, 2021 @ 1:40am
      Jul 20, 2021
      user #1335142AmpfrogtrailDesert TortoiseSuper fun ride either direction, don't let the...
      Jul 20, 2021 @ 1:34am
      Jul 20, 2021
      user #1335142AmpfrogtrailWestern SummitAfter climbing the first quarter mile, things...
      Jul 12, 2021 @ 2:41am
      Jul 12, 2021
      user #1335142AmpfrogtrailDixie SummitAgree. Don't let the bottom half fool you.
      Jul 12, 2021 @ 2:37am
      Jul 12, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Deem Hills 1 4 14.3 km
      Cave Creek Regional Park 5 7 17.6 km
      Thunderbird 3 6 4 27.6 km
      Phoenix Mountains Preserve 14 41 21 212.8 km
      Brown's Ranch 60 46 2613.6 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3755 miles4,570 ft22 miles738 ft
      #440#214173348614,844
      Hike3655 miles4,570 ft22 miles738 ft
      #311#179348457
      Trail Running3655 miles4,570 ft22 miles738 ft
      #313#179348215
      Horse13 miles10 ft430 ft177 ft
      1641
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