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      XC non-technical hilly singletrack trails divided into a north & south unit.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Apache Wash TH google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 16
      • 17
      • 2
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 21, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      37
      Trails Mountain Bike
      38
      Trails E-Bike
      37
      Trails Hike
      37
      Trails Trail Running
      37
      Total Distance
      55 miles
      Total Descent
      4,049 ft
      Total Vertical
      821 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,284 ft
      Reports
      424
      Photos
      196
      Ridden Counter
      11,426

      Photos of Phoenix Sonoran Preserve Mountain Bike

      trail: Ocotillo
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      Jul 21, 2022 @ 1:42pm
      Jul 21, 2022
      trail: Ocotillo
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      Jul 21, 2022 @ 1:42pm
      Jul 21, 2022
      trail: Ocotillo
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      Jul 21, 2022 @ 1:42pm
      Jul 21, 2022
      trail: Ocotillo
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      Jul 21, 2022 @ 1:42pm
      Jul 21, 2022
      trail: Ocotillo
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      Jul 21, 2022 @ 1:42pm
      Jul 21, 2022
      trail: Ocotillo
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      Jul 21, 2022 @ 8:26am
      Jul 21, 2022
      trail: Ocotillo
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      Jul 21, 2022 @ 8:26am
      Jul 21, 2022
      trail: Ocotillo
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      Jul 21, 2022 @ 8:25am
      Jul 21, 2022

      Videos of Phoenix Sonoran Preserve Mountain Bike

      Dixie Mountain Downhill | Phoenix, AZ (vertical)
      4:13 | 69 | Dec 13, 2021 , Phoenix
      Daisy Mt. Loop and descent
      4:59 | 54 | Dec 3, 2021 , Phoenix
      Daisy Mt. Nov 28, 2021
      trail: Hawksnest
      4:59 | 59 | Nov 28, 2021 , Phoenix
      Ocotillo Trail
      trail: Ocotillo
      37:16 | 285 | Sep 27, 2020 , Phoenix
      Sidewinder Trail
      trail: Sidewinder
      51:02 | 355 | Sep 27, 2020 , Phoenix
      Phoenix Sonoran Preserve | Ringing in the new...
      10:10 | 331 | Jan 4, 2020 , Phoenix
      Phoenix Sonoran Preserve | Ringing in the new...
      trail: Ridgeback
      10:10 | 215 | Jan 4, 2020 , Phoenix
      Phoenix Sonoran Preserve | Ringing in the new...
      trail: Sidewinder
      10:10 | 341 | Jan 4, 2020 , Phoenix

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2973332MwreedaddrouteOcotillo With Sidewinder Top Loop
      Aug 9, 2022 @ 11:29am
      Aug 9, 2022
      user #3135623DanielLqVnviwishlisttrailApache Wash Loop
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 3:49pm
      Aug 8, 2022
      user #3019565KRTmxriddentrailGreat Horned Owl
      Aug 2, 2022 @ 9:30pm
      Aug 2, 2022
      user #2996645badasspappywishlistrouteAW Flats
      Jul 30, 2022 @ 8:00pm
      Jul 30, 2022
      user #3118260KgilbreathaddrouteSonoran Climb Loop
      Jul 30, 2022 @ 1:34pm
      Jul 30, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #3052395DdemlongtrailOcotilloI have only been riding a few months after not...
      Jul 21, 2022 @ 8:28am
      Jul 21, 2022
      user #1335142AmpfrogtrailSidewinderPS They are within the width of the...
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 2:52am
      Jun 14, 2022
      user #1335142AmpfrogtrailSidewinderNumerous spots either direction to get some...
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 2:48am
      Jun 14, 2022
      user #1241911michaelblosser84trailDixie Mountain LoopThis is a great trail, for fitness. Wouldn’t...
      Apr 7, 2022 @ 12:29am
      Apr 7, 2022
      user #1335142AmpfrogtrailRidgeback OverlookWould recommend riding this CCW, even if...
      Feb 23, 2022 @ 1:50am
      Feb 23, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Deem Hills 1 5 14.3 km
      Cave Creek Regional Park 5 7 17.6 km
      Thunderbird 3 7 4 27.6 km
      Paloma Regional Preserve 6 5 28.7 km
      Westwing Mountain Preserve 2 1 2 29.3 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3855 miles4,049 ft21 miles820 ft
      #456#232196424918,522
      E-Bike37
      #135#423581273
      Hike3755 miles4,049 ft21 miles820 ft
      #307#18624241664
      Trail Running3755 miles4,049 ft21 miles820 ft
      #309#1854241325
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