16.5 miles
Distance
2,306 ft
Climb
-2,300 ft
Descent
2,651 ft
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16 Mile Loop suggested direction is clock wise, but can go either direction. Some climbing and some technical sections. Just good plain fun running in the desert

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16 Mile Fun Run is a 16 mile popular expert route located near Mesa Arizona. This trail running only route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 10 trails. This route climbs 2,306 ft with a max elevation of 2,651 ft then descends -2,300 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    321
More Stats for 16 Mile Fun Run mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    2 hr 47 min
  • Altitude min
    1,362 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,039 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,044 ft
  • Grade max
    -42.1%
  • Grade min
    39%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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