62 miles
Distance
9,167 ft
Climb
-9,170 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

This is a self-supported event.

“Short” Loop

62 miles of mostly singletrack – many of the miles are fast and flowy
8,000 feet of climbing
Expect the ride to take between 5.5 and 9 hours
Water is available at the Willow Lake Dells boat launch, the Cayuse Trailhead in Granite Basin, and White Spar Campground (assuming the spigots have all been turned on for the season). Water is also available slightly off-route at the Thumb Butte Trailhead. Download the waypoints file for the locations of these water sources.

Route Supporters
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Prescott Mountain Bike Alliance (www.prescottmtb.com)
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Details

  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for AES: Prescott Monstercross (Short) mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    5,084 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,497 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,495 ft
  • Grade
    -0.001%
  • Grade max
    -35.088%
  • Grade min
    79.464%
  • Distance climb
    28 miles
  • Distance down
    28 miles
  • Distance flat
    6 miles
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency
2015 Whiskey Off-Road
2015 Whiskey Off-Road
3:42 | 7120 | comments: 1 | favs: 11
Apr 28, 2015
Short clip covering the Pro Race at the 2015 Whiskey Off-Road. Join Epic Rides at the Grand Junction Off-Road May 29th - 31st for more good...
Badger Sundog Shuttle and Shred
Badger Sundog Shuttle and Shred
5:38 | 254 | comments: 0 | favs: 1
Aug 14, 2016
#intensecycles #betterbuzz #betterbuzzracing #ride100percent #pocsports #bonusrider #bonuslife #CPTAR
Prescott Single Track DH
Prescott Single Track DH
5:46 | 415 | comments: 0 | favs:
Oct 12, 2011
Sweet DH on trail 396, flowy fast single track. One of my favorites in Prescott.

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Jun 20, 2018 @ 9:22am
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Trail was in great shape and is an awesome and scenic climb from Walker Rd to Senator Hwy. Loved it!
396 - Goldwater Lakes
Jun 3, 2018 @ 8:38pm
Jun 3, 2018
Trail was extremely dry. Very loose, and dusty.
Sundog Trail
May 20, 2018 @ 11:40am
May 20, 2018
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May 20, 2018 @ 11:40am
May 20, 2018
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May 20, 2018 @ 11:40am
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