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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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

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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
  • 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
      • 4
      • 3
      • 24
      • 7

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #299
      State Ranking
      #8
      Trails (view details)
      39
      Trails Mountain Bike
      39
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      40
      Trails Trail Running
      40
      Total Distance
      51 miles
      Total Descent
      11,285 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,689 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,057 ft
      Reports
      202
      Photos
      184
      Ridden Counter
      6,223

      Photos of Thumb Butte Mountain Bike

      9 |
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 6:56am
      Oct 13, 2019
      5 |
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 6:55am
      Oct 13, 2019
      4 |
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 8:06am
      Oct 6, 2019
      5 |
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 8:06am
      Oct 6, 2019

      Videos of Thumb Butte Mountain Bike

      2018 Whiskey Off-Road - 15, 30 or 50 miles of...
      3:25 | 207 | Dec 17, 2018
      Looking For The Missing Link, Hoping For a...
      12:01 | 82 | May 30, 2019 , Prescott
      Looking For The Missing Link, Hoping For a...
      12:01 | 93 | May 30, 2019 , Prescott
      Trail 325 2019 Whiskey Off Road RaceCourse...
      12:40 | 296 | Apr 10, 2019 , Prescott

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1958514Stromboliwishlisttrail264 - West Spruce and 31 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 6:20pm
      5 hours
      user #864119pfchurchillriddentrail323 - Butte Connection
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 5:37pm
      5 hours
      user #1916675staceyhaggartvotetrailWilliams Peak Trail
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 8:32pm
      1 days
      user #1232064bbiggsaddreport318 - West Trail and 1 more
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 2:57pm
      1 days
      user #1782296Jttr-azmtbriddentrail366 - Sierra Prieta
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 11:04am
      Oct 16, 2019

      Recent Comments

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      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
      user #1108992chillistrail325 - FirewaterOne of the better trails in the area in terms...
      May 27, 2019 @ 4:13pm
      May 27, 2019
      user #772885ajridingtrail264 - West SpruceGreat views. Nice lesser used trail so its not...
      May 1, 2019 @ 10:24am
      May 1, 2019

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