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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Soaring to 6,514 feet, Thumb Butte is Prescott’s iconic natural landmark. The entire recreation area is one of the most popular destinations in the Prescott National Forest. Beginner through advanced single track weaves across a landscape of rolling hills and granite outcrops while passing through a variety of vegetation.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 6
      • 3
      • 26
      • 7

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 25, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      44
      Trails Mountain Bike
      43
      Trails E-Bike
      7
      Trails Hike
      45
      Trails Trail Running
      45
      Trails Horse
      4
      Trails Dirtbike
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Total Distance
      74 miles
      Total Descent
      15,061 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,769 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,056 ft
      Reports
      289
      Photos
      222
      Ridden Counter
      8,640

      Photos of Thumb Butte Mountain Bike

      trail: Cold Springs
      167 |
      Nov 8, 2015 @ 7:01pm
      Nov 8, 2015
      trail: Cold Springs
      135 |
      Nov 8, 2015 @ 7:00pm
      Nov 8, 2015
      50 |
      Oct 28, 2015 @ 7:36pm
      Oct 28, 2015
      44 |
      Oct 28, 2015 @ 7:35pm
      Oct 28, 2015

      Videos of Thumb Butte Mountain Bike

      West Trail in :60
      1:00 | 43 | Apr 15, 2020
      2018 Whiskey Off-Road - 15, 30 or 50 miles of...
      3:25 | 240 | Dec 17, 2018
      Trail 322 Prescott AZ Mountain Biking Arizona...
      9:37 | 8 | Aug 3, 2020 , Prescott
      Trail 9402C Prescott, AZ Mountain Biking Arizona
      trail: FR 9402C
      7:52 | 9 | Aug 1, 2020 , Prescott

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Rancho Vista Access
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 7:32pm
      Jul 25, 2020
      IdealAZRadRealtorI rode it yesterday after the rainstorm,...
      333 - Honeybucket
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 9:43am
      Jul 25, 2020
      IdealcsheetsThe monsoon season has arrived. After a...
      322 - Circle Connection
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 9:43am
      Jul 25, 2020
      IdealcsheetsSmooth sailing with great conditions.
      324 - Garden Party
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 9:43am
      Jul 25, 2020
      IdealcsheetsThe trail is in great shape after the...
      Bonanza
      Jul 18, 2020 @ 8:29am
      Jul 18, 2020
      Drycsheets The trail is in good shape, a few large...
      To Clown Town
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 7:54pm
      Jul 11, 2020
      Idealbbiggs
      Williams Peak Trail
      Jul 8, 2020 @ 4:30pm
      Jul 8, 2020
      IdealcsheetsMellow climb a couple minor tech spots....
      264 - West Spruce
      Jun 28, 2020 @ 10:53am
      Jun 28, 2020
      Very DrybbiggsHike Tree down near West Spruce Mtn.
      318 - West Trail
      Jun 8, 2020 @ 4:20pm
      Jun 8, 2020
      Very Drybbiggs
      387 - Rancho Vista
      Jun 8, 2020 @ 4:20pm
      Jun 8, 2020
      Very Drybbiggs

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1057136lbbchriddentrailCold Springs and 5 more
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 8:24pm
      2 days
      user #1738587George1948riddentrail324 - Garden Party
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 6:40pm
      2 days
      user #1556476gomtbprescottazaddvideoTrail 322 Prescott AZ Mountain Biking Arizona Prescott Circle Trail (PCT)
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 10:59am
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #1556476gomtbprescottazaddvideoTrail 9402C Prescott, AZ Mountain Biking Arizona
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 7:14pm
      Aug 1, 2020
      user #1984497Saltysucc04riddentrail366 - Sierra Prieta and 8 more
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 3:19pm
      Aug 1, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1266014Flanman5trail333 - HoneybucketVery mediocre at best and getting to it...
      Jun 29, 2020 @ 10:43pm
      Jun 29, 2020
      user #2080507maxplundertrail333 - HoneybucketTrail almost completely destroyed by recent...
      Apr 5, 2020 @ 4:42pm
      Apr 5, 2020
      user #982344kegs420report325 - Firewater9.P
      Oct 9, 2019 @ 4:58pm
      Oct 9, 2019
      user #273792shano92107trail333 - HoneybucketOutstanding trail, brilliant use of natural...
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 4:19pm
      Jul 16, 2019
      user #1663684Jcgilchristtrail326 - Thumb Butte BypassThis trail was VERY rocky. Lots of loose sharp...
      Jul 7, 2019 @ 10:28am
      Jul 7, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Spence Basin 7 13 42.1 km
      Granite Basin 4 10 24.3 km
      Alto Pit 1 15 km
      Goldwater Lakes 5 10 35.4 km
      Brownlow / Pioneer Park 10 165.5 km

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