286.7 miles
Distance
41,007 ft
Climb
-44,282 ft
Descent
1.6 miles
High Point

This is a self-supported ride, only a route and suggested start time & date are given. See webpage for more details.

The route for the annual Arizona Trail Race 300 mile version. Start at Parker Canyon Lake (Passage 2) and ride northbound mostly following the AZT except where Wilderness detours are required. The route finishes at Picketpost trailhead (end of Passage 17) near Superior.

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Details

  • Race Course
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
More Stats for AZT300 mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -3,276 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,643 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,669 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,393 ft
  • Grade max
    -62.268%
  • Grade min
    69.806%
  • Distance climb
    134.2 miles
  • Distance down
    129.8 miles
  • Distance flat
    22.8 miles
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Picketpost to Kelvin
Picketpost to Kelvin
9:56 | 69 | comments: 0 | favs:
Jan 6, 2016
Amazing bucket list ride
A day on the Lemmon
A day on the Lemmon
3:54 | 327 | comments: 0 | favs:
Jun 18, 2015
Bug Springs, Mt Lemmon , AZ #Tucson @trek #Hardtail&6" Trek Superfly SS and Trek Slash doin work !

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Arizona Trail: Picketpost to Kelvin
Jan 26, 2017 @ 5:48pm
Jan 26, 2017
The trail is quite wet in spots. A large Saguaro is down across the trail at the 6.2 mile mark.
Bug Springs
Dec 29, 2016 @ 9:03am
Dec 29, 2016
Some slush on 10% of trail but ridable. Rest of trail is great.
AZT (Apache Peak)
Dec 21, 2016 @ 11:10am
Dec 21, 2016
AZT Road (Oracle Ridge)
Dec 21, 2016 @ 11:10am
Dec 21, 2016
Snow covered as of now.
AZT (Bellota)
Dec 27, 2015 @ 7:51pm
Dec 27, 2015
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