6.1 miles
Distance
377 ft
Climb
-372 ft
Descent
4,531 ft
High Point

Beginner to Moderate ride that starts and ends at Thunder Mountain Bikes in West Sedona. Great for a visitor who wants to ride a rental bike from the store, and not have to transport the bikes to a trailhead. Some of the popular sights along this route: Posse Grounds Park, Coffee Pot Rock, Seven Sacred Pools, Devil's Sinkhole, and Soldier's Pass.

There are a few "intermediate" sections along this route, so be open to possibly having to walk your bike for a short section. Overall, this would be considered an easy route by Sedona standards.

Detailed Description
Adventurous Beginner from Bike Shop is a 6 mile popular intermediate route located near Sedona Arizona. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a easy overall physical rating. This route includes 2 trails. This route climbs 377 ft with a max elevation of 4,531 ft then descends -372 ft.
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5 Reviews & Comments

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Ceasarmm (Oct 2, 2021 at 21:21)
Trail Adobe Jack
Rode Adobe from the parking lot straight to Soldier pass intersection. The beginning of the trail has some technical climbs and drops that might required a little push. After a quarter mile, trail gets flowy and fun. Along the way you have some impressive views, make sure you stop for that memory pic. Soldier pass is the destination
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brahhh (Jan 19, 2021 at 11:05)
Trail Adobe Jack
This is an incredibly fun and easy climb for what you get going down Grand Central or Javelina. If you can put down some watts, you can go 15 mph+ on the last portion of the climb! Also, the flow and short techy bits would make a spectacular DH in itself. Woooohoooo.
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SlideReady (Jan 12, 2021 at 8:30)
Trail Adobe Jack
Great climbing trail. Barely feels like a climb and has just enough flow and tech.
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blakeherrmann (Mar 4, 2020 at 9:19)
Trail Adobe Jack
Have rode a few times now and this trail has good uphill flow(South to North). Great way to get back up to the downhill oriented(North to South) Grand Central, Jevelina etc.
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szed3 (Jan 4, 2019 at 21:16)
Trail Adobe Jack
Rode it from red to green after going from Devil's Kitchen >> Jordan >> Javelina and was pleasantly surprised by the speed and flow in this direction. I was expecting to "climb" back up to Soldier's Pass but it's one of those trails where you don't really feel the elevation gain because it's up and down with good flow the whole way. Definitely intermediate and definitely a fun rip in either direction.
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Trails in Route

Sunrise Trail3,619 ft
Adobe Jack2 miles

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Ridelogs
    17
More Stats for Adventurous Beginner from Bike Shop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,340 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,431 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,432 ft
  • Grade max
    -33.7%
  • Grade min
    24.6%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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