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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
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  • State land
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
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      XC non-technical hilly singletrack trails divided into a north & south unit.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Apache Wash TH google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 18
      • 14
      • 1
      • 1


      Open on Feb 16, 2019
      Local Trail Association
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #386
      State Ranking
      #10
      Trails (view details)
      34
      Trails Mountain Bike
      34
      Trails Hike
      34
      Trails Trail Running
      34
      Total Distance
      46 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      20 miles
      Total Descent
      4,397 ft
      Total Vertical
      740 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,202 ft
      Reports
      177
      Photos
      87
      Ridden Counter
      2,999

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      Recent Comments

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      user #1645497Sixpack110trailApache Wash LoopThis was our first ride at A.W. oct 2018. that...
      Feb 2, 2019 @ 5:59pm
      Feb 2, 2019
      user #1696341Sweetlew10trailSIdewinderEnjoyed the ride. Beast of a climb but...
      Jan 17, 2019 @ 5:35pm
      Jan 17, 2019
      user #1696341Sweetlew10trailOcotilloFun, fast, enjoyable ride. Nothing crazy. No...
      Jan 17, 2019 @ 5:34pm
      Jan 17, 2019
      user #1291321BlaaxotrailHawksnestWatch out going downhill on this trail! The...
      Jan 1, 2019 @ 11:17pm
      Jan 1, 2019
      user #958373trjoedavetrailOcotilloEasy fun rolling trail. Very easy going and...
      Nov 9, 2018 @ 10:24am
      Nov 9, 2018
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