28.1 miles
Distance
1,733 ft
Climb
-1,686 ft
Descent
3,073 ft
High Point

This route follows some our favorite technical routes at Brown's Ranch that are not to be missed Budget ~3 hours for this ride if you're reasonably fit & enjoy Smile

Detailed Description
Big Technical Route - All the Best Diamonds is a 28 mile popular intermediate route located near Scottsdale Arizona. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 87 trails. This route climbs 1,733 ft with a max elevation of 3,073 ft then descends -1,686 ft.
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297 Reviews & Comments

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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 1:06)
North & South Diablo are great places to learn tech riding, highly recommend them for that, but like the rest of Brown's, ratings are soft and only "black diamond" at Brown's (Granite Dells, Sedona, Flag, Tucson black diamonds are much more difficult and/or serious consequences for crashing; also plenty of tech blue trails around the state that are more difficult); there are a couple B-lines that are more difficult, but not obvious or part of the main trails. If looking for an example of obvious black diamond-level at Brown's, ride the chunky section just south of the saddle on Brown's Mtn (either direction).
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 1:06)
North & South Diablo are great places to learn tech riding, highly recommend them for that, but like the rest of Brown's, ratings are soft and only "black diamond" at Brown's (Granite Dells, Sedona, Flag, Tucson black diamonds are much more difficult and/or serious consequences for crashing; also plenty of tech blue trails around the state that are more difficult); there are a couple B-lines that are more difficult, but not obvious or part of the main trails. If looking for an example of obvious black diamond-level at Brown's, ride the chunky section just south of the saddle on Brown's Mtn (either direction).
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 1:06)
North & South Diablo are great places to learn tech riding, highly recommend them for that, but like the rest of Brown's, ratings are soft and only "black diamond" at Brown's (Granite Dells, Sedona, Flag, Tucson black diamonds are much more difficult and/or serious consequences for crashing; also plenty of tech blue trails around the state that are more difficult); there are a couple B-lines that are more difficult, but not obvious or part of the main trails. If looking for an example of obvious black diamond-level at Brown's, ride the chunky section just south of the saddle on Brown's Mtn (either direction).
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 1:06)
North & South Diablo are great places to learn tech riding, highly recommend them for that, but like the rest of Brown's, ratings are soft and only "black diamond" at Brown's (Granite Dells, Sedona, Flag, Tucson black diamonds are much more difficult and/or serious consequences for crashing; also plenty of tech blue trails around the state that are more difficult); there are a couple B-lines that are more difficult, but not obvious or part of the main trails. If looking for an example of obvious black diamond-level at Brown's, ride the chunky section just south of the saddle on Brown's Mtn (either direction).
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 1:06)
North & South Diablo are great places to learn tech riding, highly recommend them for that, but like the rest of Brown's, ratings are soft and only "black diamond" at Brown's (Granite Dells, Sedona, Flag, Tucson black diamonds are much more difficult and/or serious consequences for crashing; also plenty of tech blue trails around the state that are more difficult); there are a couple B-lines that are more difficult, but not obvious or part of the main trails. If looking for an example of obvious black diamond-level at Brown's, ride the chunky section just south of the saddle on Brown's Mtn (either direction).
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 1:06)
North & South Diablo are great places to learn tech riding, highly recommend them for that, but like the rest of Brown's, ratings are soft and only "black diamond" at Brown's (Granite Dells, Sedona, Flag, Tucson black diamonds are much more difficult and/or serious consequences for crashing; also plenty of tech blue trails around the state that are more difficult); there are a couple B-lines that are more difficult, but not obvious or part of the main trails. If looking for an example of obvious black diamond-level at Brown's, ride the chunky section just south of the saddle on Brown's Mtn (either direction).
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 1:06)
North & South Diablo are great places to learn tech riding, highly recommend them for that, but like the rest of Brown's, ratings are soft and only "black diamond" at Brown's (Granite Dells, Sedona, Flag, Tucson black diamonds are much more difficult and/or serious consequences for crashing; also plenty of tech blue trails around the state that are more difficult); there are a couple B-lines that are more difficult, but not obvious or part of the main trails. If looking for an example of obvious black diamond-level at Brown's, ride the chunky section just south of the saddle on Brown's Mtn (either direction).
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 1:06)
North & South Diablo are great places to learn tech riding, highly recommend them for that, but like the rest of Brown's, ratings are soft and only "black diamond" at Brown's (Granite Dells, Sedona, Flag, Tucson black diamonds are much more difficult and/or serious consequences for crashing; also plenty of tech blue trails around the state that are more difficult); there are a couple B-lines that are more difficult, but not obvious or part of the main trails. If looking for an example of obvious black diamond-level at Brown's, ride the chunky section just south of the saddle on Brown's Mtn (either direction).
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 1:06)
North & South Diablo are great places to learn tech riding, highly recommend them for that, but like the rest of Brown's, ratings are soft and only "black diamond" at Brown's (Granite Dells, Sedona, Flag, Tucson black diamonds are much more difficult and/or serious consequences for crashing; also plenty of tech blue trails around the state that are more difficult); there are a couple B-lines that are more difficult, but not obvious or part of the main trails. If looking for an example of obvious black diamond-level at Brown's, ride the chunky section just south of the saddle on Brown's Mtn (either direction).
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 1:06)
North & South Diablo are great places to learn tech riding, highly recommend them for that, but like the rest of Brown's, ratings are soft and only "black diamond" at Brown's (Granite Dells, Sedona, Flag, Tucson black diamonds are much more difficult and/or serious consequences for crashing; also plenty of tech blue trails around the state that are more difficult); there are a couple B-lines that are more difficult, but not obvious or part of the main trails. If looking for an example of obvious black diamond-level at Brown's, ride the chunky section just south of the saddle on Brown's Mtn (either direction).
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 1:06)
North & South Diablo are great places to learn tech riding, highly recommend them for that, but like the rest of Brown's, ratings are soft and only "black diamond" at Brown's (Granite Dells, Sedona, Flag, Tucson black diamonds are much more difficult and/or serious consequences for crashing; also plenty of tech blue trails around the state that are more difficult); there are a couple B-lines that are more difficult, but not obvious or part of the main trails. If looking for an example of obvious black diamond-level at Brown's, ride the chunky section just south of the saddle on Brown's Mtn (either direction).
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quadonabike (Mar 27, 2022 at 22:13)
Trail Latigo Trail
As an adaptive mountain biker Latigo trail is a basic aMTB1 level, meaning no major obstacles or squeeze points and no support rider needed. This is a smooth flowy trail and can be done easily with an adaptive E-assist. If attempting to do this without an E-assist you would need a support rider to be able to make it through the uphill sections
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quadonabike (Mar 27, 2022 at 22:13)
Trail Latigo Trail
As an adaptive mountain biker Latigo trail is a basic aMTB1 level, meaning no major obstacles or squeeze points and no support rider needed. This is a smooth flowy trail and can be done easily with an adaptive E-assist. If attempting to do this without an E-assist you would need a support rider to be able to make it through the uphill sections
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quadonabike (Mar 27, 2022 at 22:13)
Trail Latigo Trail
As an adaptive mountain biker Latigo trail is a basic aMTB1 level, meaning no major obstacles or squeeze points and no support rider needed. This is a smooth flowy trail and can be done easily with an adaptive E-assist. If attempting to do this without an E-assist you would need a support rider to be able to make it through the uphill sections
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quadonabike (Mar 27, 2022 at 22:13)
Trail Latigo Trail
As an adaptive mountain biker Latigo trail is a basic aMTB1 level, meaning no major obstacles or squeeze points and no support rider needed. This is a smooth flowy trail and can be done easily with an adaptive E-assist. If attempting to do this without an E-assist you would need a support rider to be able to make it through the uphill sections
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quadonabike (Mar 27, 2022 at 22:13)
Trail Latigo Trail
As an adaptive mountain biker Latigo trail is a basic aMTB1 level, meaning no major obstacles or squeeze points and no support rider needed. This is a smooth flowy trail and can be done easily with an adaptive E-assist. If attempting to do this without an E-assist you would need a support rider to be able to make it through the uphill sections
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quadonabike (Mar 27, 2022 at 22:13)
Trail Latigo Trail
As an adaptive mountain biker Latigo trail is a basic aMTB1 level, meaning no major obstacles or squeeze points and no support rider needed. This is a smooth flowy trail and can be done easily with an adaptive E-assist. If attempting to do this without an E-assist you would need a support rider to be able to make it through the uphill sections
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quadonabike (Mar 27, 2022 at 22:13)
Trail Latigo Trail
As an adaptive mountain biker Latigo trail is a basic aMTB1 level, meaning no major obstacles or squeeze points and no support rider needed. This is a smooth flowy trail and can be done easily with an adaptive E-assist. If attempting to do this without an E-assist you would need a support rider to be able to make it through the uphill sections
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jamespeel (Mar 21, 2022 at 20:26)
Very sandy, unrideable in short sections
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djf501 (Mar 9, 2022 at 12:00)
Trail Dare A Sarah
Echoing what others are saying... these are green/blue trails at the most with a few 'black' tech options scattered throughout. Nothing compared to black trails at South Mtn. or other local riding spots. This is a an easy spin, single speed, recovery ride or a great place to bring kids. But don't come here expecting anything challenging.
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djf501 (Mar 9, 2022 at 12:00)
Trail Dare A Sarah
Echoing what others are saying... these are green/blue trails at the most with a few 'black' tech options scattered throughout. Nothing compared to black trails at South Mtn. or other local riding spots. This is a an easy spin, single speed, recovery ride or a great place to bring kids. But don't come here expecting anything challenging.
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djf501 (Mar 9, 2022 at 12:00)
Trail Dare A Sarah
Echoing what others are saying... these are green/blue trails at the most with a few 'black' tech options scattered throughout. Nothing compared to black trails at South Mtn. or other local riding spots. This is a an easy spin, single speed, recovery ride or a great place to bring kids. But don't come here expecting anything challenging.
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Ampfrog (Feb 15, 2022 at 1:39)
Would recommend adding in some of the new Sidewinder tech trails near the start of the loop to make it even better.
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brahhh (Feb 6, 2022 at 21:27)
Trail West Express
FUN Downhill! Tons of pumping and jumps and flow and FAST! Gotta get out of the saddle, pedal, and earn it, but if you work you get your reward and make this a great downhill!
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brahhh (Feb 6, 2022 at 21:27)
Trail West Express
FUN Downhill! Tons of pumping and jumps and flow and FAST! Gotta get out of the saddle, pedal, and earn it, but if you work you get your reward and make this a great downhill!
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brahhh (Feb 6, 2022 at 21:27)
Trail West Express
FUN Downhill! Tons of pumping and jumps and flow and FAST! Gotta get out of the saddle, pedal, and earn it, but if you work you get your reward and make this a great downhill!
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brahhh (Feb 6, 2022 at 21:27)
Trail West Express
FUN Downhill! Tons of pumping and jumps and flow and FAST! Gotta get out of the saddle, pedal, and earn it, but if you work you get your reward and make this a great downhill!
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Ampfrog (Jan 3, 2022 at 22:42)
Trail Brown's Mtn.
If you can clean Sidewinder and/or Dixie at Sonoran Preserve, this will be a fun challenge compared to the rest of Brown's.
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Tj90 (Dec 18, 2021 at 22:20)
Trail Brown's Mtn.
Great conditions. Rocky sections challenges your cardio. Hard to believe this is only 300 feet
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BigFonzie (Dec 13, 2021 at 11:50)
Trail Hackamore
nice trail, winds around, ups/downs, etc. - hardly call this a black though.
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Ceasarmm (Dec 10, 2021 at 18:21)
Hawknest trail, either direction is fun and flowy. South to north is not strenuous at all as some others described. North to south, yes more fun and flowy but either way, we had so much fun in both direction…check it out, not technical but it is a great trail for all levels!
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Ampfrog (Dec 2, 2021 at 0:05)
Trail Latigo Trail
Green like the rest of Latigo east of Alma School, no major features. May feel harder if headed NE/uphill, but it's smooth.
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Ampfrog (Dec 2, 2021 at 0:05)
Trail Latigo Trail
Green like the rest of Latigo east of Alma School, no major features. May feel harder if headed NE/uphill, but it's smooth.
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Ampfrog (Dec 2, 2021 at 0:05)
Trail Latigo Trail
Green like the rest of Latigo east of Alma School, no major features. May feel harder if headed NE/uphill, but it's smooth.
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Ampfrog (Dec 2, 2021 at 0:05)
Trail Latigo Trail
Green like the rest of Latigo east of Alma School, no major features. May feel harder if headed NE/uphill, but it's smooth.
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Ampfrog (Dec 2, 2021 at 0:05)
Trail Latigo Trail
Green like the rest of Latigo east of Alma School, no major features. May feel harder if headed NE/uphill, but it's smooth.
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Ampfrog (Dec 2, 2021 at 0:05)
Trail Latigo Trail
Green like the rest of Latigo east of Alma School, no major features. May feel harder if headed NE/uphill, but it's smooth.
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Ampfrog (Dec 2, 2021 at 0:05)
Trail Latigo Trail
Green like the rest of Latigo east of Alma School, no major features. May feel harder if headed NE/uphill, but it's smooth.
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Ampfrog (Nov 22, 2021 at 1:52)
Trail Hackamore
Perfect trail to start learning the techy side of mountain biking. Lots of features along the way (most are optional). Bike control, being dynamic while riding, it's not as steep as it looks, when to drop that dropper...
Good stepping stone to the other "black diamond" areas at Brown's.
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Ampfrog (Oct 29, 2021 at 3:07)
Yep, skip the east half, ride from Connector to Brown's Rd, so much fun! If not busy (think weekday evenings), 20+ mph plus jumps (gaps if you have enough speed/technique), with a couple short steep bits towards the end to keep you honest.
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Ampfrog (Oct 29, 2021 at 3:07)
Yep, skip the east half, ride from Connector to Brown's Rd, so much fun! If not busy (think weekday evenings), 20+ mph plus jumps (gaps if you have enough speed/technique), with a couple short steep bits towards the end to keep you honest.
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rachboyko (Sep 5, 2021 at 19:00)
Trail Brown's Mtn.
Probably a blue with some black features. The climb is chunky & steep in some sections but entirely rideable. Beautiful views with a fast & super fun rocky descent.
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Ampfrog (Aug 23, 2021 at 2:10)
Probably some of the largest features at Brown's (save east side of Brown's Mtn trail), but as many have said, still 'techy blue' by comparison to Prescott/Sedona/Flag trails (or even Trail 100 more locally).
Super fun place to build tech skills and plenty of different lines in a single segment of the trail to try out and build confidence. Don't forget those uphill skills/line choice...
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Ampfrog (Aug 23, 2021 at 2:10)
Probably some of the largest features at Brown's (save east side of Brown's Mtn trail), but as many have said, still 'techy blue' by comparison to Prescott/Sedona/Flag trails (or even Trail 100 more locally).
Super fun place to build tech skills and plenty of different lines in a single segment of the trail to try out and build confidence. Don't forget those uphill skills/line choice...
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Ampfrog (Aug 23, 2021 at 2:10)
Probably some of the largest features at Brown's (save east side of Brown's Mtn trail), but as many have said, still 'techy blue' by comparison to Prescott/Sedona/Flag trails (or even Trail 100 more locally).
Super fun place to build tech skills and plenty of different lines in a single segment of the trail to try out and build confidence. Don't forget those uphill skills/line choice...
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Ampfrog (Aug 23, 2021 at 2:10)
Probably some of the largest features at Brown's (save east side of Brown's Mtn trail), but as many have said, still 'techy blue' by comparison to Prescott/Sedona/Flag trails (or even Trail 100 more locally).
Super fun place to build tech skills and plenty of different lines in a single segment of the trail to try out and build confidence. Don't forget those uphill skills/line choice...
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Ampfrog (Aug 23, 2021 at 2:10)
Probably some of the largest features at Brown's (save east side of Brown's Mtn trail), but as many have said, still 'techy blue' by comparison to Prescott/Sedona/Flag trails (or even Trail 100 more locally).
Super fun place to build tech skills and plenty of different lines in a single segment of the trail to try out and build confidence. Don't forget those uphill skills/line choice...
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Ampfrog (Aug 23, 2021 at 2:10)
Probably some of the largest features at Brown's (save east side of Brown's Mtn trail), but as many have said, still 'techy blue' by comparison to Prescott/Sedona/Flag trails (or even Trail 100 more locally).
Super fun place to build tech skills and plenty of different lines in a single segment of the trail to try out and build confidence. Don't forget those uphill skills/line choice...
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Ampfrog (Aug 23, 2021 at 2:10)
Probably some of the largest features at Brown's (save east side of Brown's Mtn trail), but as many have said, still 'techy blue' by comparison to Prescott/Sedona/Flag trails (or even Trail 100 more locally).
Super fun place to build tech skills and plenty of different lines in a single segment of the trail to try out and build confidence. Don't forget those uphill skills/line choice...
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RunningFish (May 5, 2021 at 21:16)
The trail is located in the north eastern part of browns ranch meaning you have to ride a couple miles to get here. This trail is the most technical trail in browns ranch, it has many rock boulders that you go down and climb over. There are also alternate lines that go around the technical features. This trail is like a dumbed down version of the national trail. It has large rocks and boulders that you go over but in between the rock sections it is a smooth hard packed single track. Brown's ranch is a very popular place but since the trail is in the middle of brown’s there is very little traffic on El DIablo.
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RunningFish (May 5, 2021 at 21:16)
The trail is located in the north eastern part of browns ranch meaning you have to ride a couple miles to get here. This trail is the most technical trail in browns ranch, it has many rock boulders that you go down and climb over. There are also alternate lines that go around the technical features. This trail is like a dumbed down version of the national trail. It has large rocks and boulders that you go over but in between the rock sections it is a smooth hard packed single track. Brown's ranch is a very popular place but since the trail is in the middle of brown’s there is very little traffic on El DIablo.
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RunningFish (May 5, 2021 at 21:16)
The trail is located in the north eastern part of browns ranch meaning you have to ride a couple miles to get here. This trail is the most technical trail in browns ranch, it has many rock boulders that you go down and climb over. There are also alternate lines that go around the technical features. This trail is like a dumbed down version of the national trail. It has large rocks and boulders that you go over but in between the rock sections it is a smooth hard packed single track. Brown's ranch is a very popular place but since the trail is in the middle of brown’s there is very little traffic on El DIablo.
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RunningFish (May 5, 2021 at 21:16)
The trail is located in the north eastern part of browns ranch meaning you have to ride a couple miles to get here. This trail is the most technical trail in browns ranch, it has many rock boulders that you go down and climb over. There are also alternate lines that go around the technical features. This trail is like a dumbed down version of the national trail. It has large rocks and boulders that you go over but in between the rock sections it is a smooth hard packed single track. Brown's ranch is a very popular place but since the trail is in the middle of brown’s there is very little traffic on El DIablo.
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RunningFish (May 5, 2021 at 21:16)
The trail is located in the north eastern part of browns ranch meaning you have to ride a couple miles to get here. This trail is the most technical trail in browns ranch, it has many rock boulders that you go down and climb over. There are also alternate lines that go around the technical features. This trail is like a dumbed down version of the national trail. It has large rocks and boulders that you go over but in between the rock sections it is a smooth hard packed single track. Brown's ranch is a very popular place but since the trail is in the middle of brown’s there is very little traffic on El DIablo.
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RunningFish (May 5, 2021 at 21:16)
The trail is located in the north eastern part of browns ranch meaning you have to ride a couple miles to get here. This trail is the most technical trail in browns ranch, it has many rock boulders that you go down and climb over. There are also alternate lines that go around the technical features. This trail is like a dumbed down version of the national trail. It has large rocks and boulders that you go over but in between the rock sections it is a smooth hard packed single track. Brown's ranch is a very popular place but since the trail is in the middle of brown’s there is very little traffic on El DIablo.
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RunningFish (May 5, 2021 at 21:16)
The trail is located in the north eastern part of browns ranch meaning you have to ride a couple miles to get here. This trail is the most technical trail in browns ranch, it has many rock boulders that you go down and climb over. There are also alternate lines that go around the technical features. This trail is like a dumbed down version of the national trail. It has large rocks and boulders that you go over but in between the rock sections it is a smooth hard packed single track. Brown's ranch is a very popular place but since the trail is in the middle of brown’s there is very little traffic on El DIablo.
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RunningFish (May 5, 2021 at 21:16)
The trail is located in the north eastern part of browns ranch meaning you have to ride a couple miles to get here. This trail is the most technical trail in browns ranch, it has many rock boulders that you go down and climb over. There are also alternate lines that go around the technical features. This trail is like a dumbed down version of the national trail. It has large rocks and boulders that you go over but in between the rock sections it is a smooth hard packed single track. Brown's ranch is a very popular place but since the trail is in the middle of brown’s there is very little traffic on El DIablo.
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RunningFish (May 5, 2021 at 21:16)
The trail is located in the north eastern part of browns ranch meaning you have to ride a couple miles to get here. This trail is the most technical trail in browns ranch, it has many rock boulders that you go down and climb over. There are also alternate lines that go around the technical features. This trail is like a dumbed down version of the national trail. It has large rocks and boulders that you go over but in between the rock sections it is a smooth hard packed single track. Brown's ranch is a very popular place but since the trail is in the middle of brown’s there is very little traffic on El DIablo.
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RunningFish (May 5, 2021 at 21:16)
The trail is located in the north eastern part of browns ranch meaning you have to ride a couple miles to get here. This trail is the most technical trail in browns ranch, it has many rock boulders that you go down and climb over. There are also alternate lines that go around the technical features. This trail is like a dumbed down version of the national trail. It has large rocks and boulders that you go over but in between the rock sections it is a smooth hard packed single track. Brown's ranch is a very popular place but since the trail is in the middle of brown’s there is very little traffic on El DIablo.
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RunningFish (May 5, 2021 at 21:16)
The trail is located in the north eastern part of browns ranch meaning you have to ride a couple miles to get here. This trail is the most technical trail in browns ranch, it has many rock boulders that you go down and climb over. There are also alternate lines that go around the technical features. This trail is like a dumbed down version of the national trail. It has large rocks and boulders that you go over but in between the rock sections it is a smooth hard packed single track. Brown's ranch is a very popular place but since the trail is in the middle of brown’s there is very little traffic on El DIablo.
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Gesose (Apr 24, 2021 at 9:44)
Fast, flowy, not technical. Fun.
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thebyus (Apr 6, 2021 at 10:45)
If your grandparents ever told you about having to walk to school, uphill in both directions, it's because they took Hawkes Next to get there. Rode it from the North, expecting a nice descent, like West Express, and did not get it. It is nice and flowy, but you go up almost as much as you go down.
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thebyus (Apr 6, 2021 at 10:38)
Trail Axle Grease
Note, there is a NEW connector to both Axle Grease AND Hawkes Nest that connects to the PowerLine Road right by the parking light. Where Latigo splits off the PowerLine Road to the right, there is an unmarked trail to the LEFT. Take that and follow it ALL the way out past the construction site. Hawkes Nest is the first connection, and Axle Grease is another 100ft past. These are NOT casual trails. This connector and the extensions to Axle Grease and Hawkes Nest are NOT on this map, nor the 2019 Official map, but they appear to be deliberately created trails by the expansion team.
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thebyus (Apr 6, 2021 at 10:12)
Trail Hackamore
A nice trail, but nothing too special. This is really a Green trail with bypasses for all but one obstacle. Going up it's a black obstacle, going down it's a blue.
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:56)
Connector Trail. Nothing special.
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:56)
Connector Trail. Nothing special.
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:56)
Connector Trail. Nothing special.
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:54)
Trail West Express
Fun flowy ride. Recommend riding from North to south, otherwise it's a lot of uphill.
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:52)
Trail Dare A Sarah
Of all the new trails at the Pima trailhead, this is my least favorite. And it's still a good trail.
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:52)
Trail Dare A Sarah
Of all the new trails at the Pima trailhead, this is my least favorite. And it's still a good trail.
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:52)
Trail Dare A Sarah
Of all the new trails at the Pima trailhead, this is my least favorite. And it's still a good trail.
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robertellisw (Mar 15, 2021 at 5:42)
Trail Scorpion
Rode both scorpion segments North to South. Both are super fun! The flow is great. I rate them more on the blue side. I did the big technical loop route. All of the blues are green. Zero techical riding except for the blacks, which could arguably be rated as mostly blues. This whole trail system is most definitely for casual, cross country riding. If you're looking for chunk, I would probably avoid this system altogether. If you're looking for some fast miles on well maintained kitty litter trails, this is your spot.
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robertellisw (Mar 15, 2021 at 5:42)
Trail Scorpion
Rode both scorpion segments North to South. Both are super fun! The flow is great. I rate them more on the blue side. I did the big technical loop route. All of the blues are green. Zero techical riding except for the blacks, which could arguably be rated as mostly blues. This whole trail system is most definitely for casual, cross country riding. If you're looking for chunk, I would probably avoid this system altogether. If you're looking for some fast miles on well maintained kitty litter trails, this is your spot.
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robertellisw (Mar 15, 2021 at 5:42)
Trail Scorpion
Rode both scorpion segments North to South. Both are super fun! The flow is great. I rate them more on the blue side. I did the big technical loop route. All of the blues are green. Zero techical riding except for the blacks, which could arguably be rated as mostly blues. This whole trail system is most definitely for casual, cross country riding. If you're looking for chunk, I would probably avoid this system altogether. If you're looking for some fast miles on well maintained kitty litter trails, this is your spot.
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robertellisw (Mar 15, 2021 at 5:42)
Trail Scorpion
Rode both scorpion segments North to South. Both are super fun! The flow is great. I rate them more on the blue side. I did the big technical loop route. All of the blues are green. Zero techical riding except for the blacks, which could arguably be rated as mostly blues. This whole trail system is most definitely for casual, cross country riding. If you're looking for chunk, I would probably avoid this system altogether. If you're looking for some fast miles on well maintained kitty litter trails, this is your spot.
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robertellisw (Mar 15, 2021 at 5:42)
Trail Scorpion
Rode both scorpion segments North to South. Both are super fun! The flow is great. I rate them more on the blue side. I did the big technical loop route. All of the blues are green. Zero techical riding except for the blacks, which could arguably be rated as mostly blues. This whole trail system is most definitely for casual, cross country riding. If you're looking for chunk, I would probably avoid this system altogether. If you're looking for some fast miles on well maintained kitty litter trails, this is your spot.
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robertellisw (Mar 15, 2021 at 5:42)
Trail Scorpion
Rode both scorpion segments North to South. Both are super fun! The flow is great. I rate them more on the blue side. I did the big technical loop route. All of the blues are green. Zero techical riding except for the blacks, which could arguably be rated as mostly blues. This whole trail system is most definitely for casual, cross country riding. If you're looking for chunk, I would probably avoid this system altogether. If you're looking for some fast miles on well maintained kitty litter trails, this is your spot.
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robertellisw (Mar 15, 2021 at 5:42)
Trail Scorpion
Rode both scorpion segments North to South. Both are super fun! The flow is great. I rate them more on the blue side. I did the big technical loop route. All of the blues are green. Zero techical riding except for the blacks, which could arguably be rated as mostly blues. This whole trail system is most definitely for casual, cross country riding. If you're looking for chunk, I would probably avoid this system altogether. If you're looking for some fast miles on well maintained kitty litter trails, this is your spot.
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:46)
Trail Scorpion
Concur with EVERYTHING said above!
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:46)
Trail Scorpion
Concur with EVERYTHING said above!
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:46)
Trail Scorpion
Concur with EVERYTHING said above!
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:46)
Trail Scorpion
Concur with EVERYTHING said above!
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:46)
Trail Scorpion
Concur with EVERYTHING said above!
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:46)
Trail Scorpion
Concur with EVERYTHING said above!
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:46)
Trail Scorpion
Concur with EVERYTHING said above!
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robertellisw (Mar 15, 2021 at 5:34)
Green. Not blue.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:09)
Rode south to north. It's fun with some minor challenges, but probably only worthy of an intermediate rating in terms of difficulty.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:09)
Rode south to north. It's fun with some minor challenges, but probably only worthy of an intermediate rating in terms of difficulty.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:09)
Rode south to north. It's fun with some minor challenges, but probably only worthy of an intermediate rating in terms of difficulty.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:09)
Rode south to north. It's fun with some minor challenges, but probably only worthy of an intermediate rating in terms of difficulty.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:09)
Rode south to north. It's fun with some minor challenges, but probably only worthy of an intermediate rating in terms of difficulty.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:09)
Rode south to north. It's fun with some minor challenges, but probably only worthy of an intermediate rating in terms of difficulty.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:09)
Rode south to north. It's fun with some minor challenges, but probably only worthy of an intermediate rating in terms of difficulty.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:09)
Rode south to north. It's fun with some minor challenges, but probably only worthy of an intermediate rating in terms of difficulty.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:09)
Rode south to north. It's fun with some minor challenges, but probably only worthy of an intermediate rating in terms of difficulty.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:09)
Rode south to north. It's fun with some minor challenges, but probably only worthy of an intermediate rating in terms of difficulty.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:09)
Rode south to north. It's fun with some minor challenges, but probably only worthy of an intermediate rating in terms of difficulty.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:06)
Rode south to north. Fun trail with some cool features, but definitely not worthy of a black diamond rating. I would say it's intermediate at best with only a few vaguely challenging spots which all have bypasses.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:06)
Rode south to north. Fun trail with some cool features, but definitely not worthy of a black diamond rating. I would say it's intermediate at best with only a few vaguely challenging spots which all have bypasses.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:06)
Rode south to north. Fun trail with some cool features, but definitely not worthy of a black diamond rating. I would say it's intermediate at best with only a few vaguely challenging spots which all have bypasses.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:06)
Rode south to north. Fun trail with some cool features, but definitely not worthy of a black diamond rating. I would say it's intermediate at best with only a few vaguely challenging spots which all have bypasses.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:06)
Rode south to north. Fun trail with some cool features, but definitely not worthy of a black diamond rating. I would say it's intermediate at best with only a few vaguely challenging spots which all have bypasses.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:06)
Rode south to north. Fun trail with some cool features, but definitely not worthy of a black diamond rating. I would say it's intermediate at best with only a few vaguely challenging spots which all have bypasses.
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nermandersh (Dec 19, 2020 at 4:06)
Rode south to north. Fun trail with some cool features, but definitely not worthy of a black diamond rating. I would say it's intermediate at best with only a few vaguely challenging spots which all have bypasses.
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jonesey441 (Nov 27, 2020 at 9:30)
Trail Dare A Sarah
A great flowy trail with fun technical features, great job trail team!
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jonesey441 (Nov 27, 2020 at 9:30)
Trail Dare A Sarah
A great flowy trail with fun technical features, great job trail team!
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jonesey441 (Nov 27, 2020 at 9:30)
Trail Dare A Sarah
A great flowy trail with fun technical features, great job trail team!
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Medic741 (Nov 23, 2020 at 19:58)
Just rode this again today and dang it’s a good loop. Hope you all enjoy!
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Brad-Brad (Jun 24, 2020 at 12:06)
I dislike when no one describes where to park and the trip to and from the vehicle. Okay so if I want to go South to north, where do I park? if I want to go North to South, where do I park? I get that that's not the ride but I have to get their. Am I missing something?
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Brad-Brad (Jun 24, 2020 at 12:06)
I dislike when no one describes where to park and the trip to and from the vehicle. Okay so if I want to go South to north, where do I park? if I want to go North to South, where do I park? I get that that's not the ride but I have to get their. Am I missing something?
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Brad-Brad (Jun 24, 2020 at 12:06)
I dislike when no one describes where to park and the trip to and from the vehicle. Okay so if I want to go South to north, where do I park? if I want to go North to South, where do I park? I get that that's not the ride but I have to get their. Am I missing something?
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Brad-Brad (Jun 24, 2020 at 12:06)
I dislike when no one describes where to park and the trip to and from the vehicle. Okay so if I want to go South to north, where do I park? if I want to go North to South, where do I park? I get that that's not the ride but I have to get their. Am I missing something?
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Brad-Brad (Jun 24, 2020 at 12:06)
I dislike when no one describes where to park and the trip to and from the vehicle. Okay so if I want to go South to north, where do I park? if I want to go North to South, where do I park? I get that that's not the ride but I have to get their. Am I missing something?
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Brad-Brad (Jun 24, 2020 at 12:06)
I dislike when no one describes where to park and the trip to and from the vehicle. Okay so if I want to go South to north, where do I park? if I want to go North to South, where do I park? I get that that's not the ride but I have to get their. Am I missing something?
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Brad-Brad (Jun 24, 2020 at 12:06)
I dislike when no one describes where to park and the trip to and from the vehicle. Okay so if I want to go South to north, where do I park? if I want to go North to South, where do I park? I get that that's not the ride but I have to get their. Am I missing something?
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Brad-Brad (Jun 24, 2020 at 12:06)
I dislike when no one describes where to park and the trip to and from the vehicle. Okay so if I want to go South to north, where do I park? if I want to go North to South, where do I park? I get that that's not the ride but I have to get their. Am I missing something?
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Brad-Brad (Jun 24, 2020 at 12:06)
I dislike when no one describes where to park and the trip to and from the vehicle. Okay so if I want to go South to north, where do I park? if I want to go North to South, where do I park? I get that that's not the ride but I have to get their. Am I missing something?
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Brad-Brad (Jun 24, 2020 at 12:06)
I dislike when no one describes where to park and the trip to and from the vehicle. Okay so if I want to go South to north, where do I park? if I want to go North to South, where do I park? I get that that's not the ride but I have to get their. Am I missing something?
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Brad-Brad (Jun 24, 2020 at 12:06)
I dislike when no one describes where to park and the trip to and from the vehicle. Okay so if I want to go South to north, where do I park? if I want to go North to South, where do I park? I get that that's not the ride but I have to get their. Am I missing something?
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 10:36)
Not a bike park. This is a preserve. Takes many miles of riding from any trailhead to either entrance to the trail.
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 10:36)
Not a bike park. This is a preserve. Takes many miles of riding from any trailhead to either entrance to the trail.
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 10:36)
Not a bike park. This is a preserve. Takes many miles of riding from any trailhead to either entrance to the trail.
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 10:36)
Not a bike park. This is a preserve. Takes many miles of riding from any trailhead to either entrance to the trail.
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 10:36)
Not a bike park. This is a preserve. Takes many miles of riding from any trailhead to either entrance to the trail.
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 10:36)
Not a bike park. This is a preserve. Takes many miles of riding from any trailhead to either entrance to the trail.
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 10:36)
Not a bike park. This is a preserve. Takes many miles of riding from any trailhead to either entrance to the trail.
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 10:36)
Not a bike park. This is a preserve. Takes many miles of riding from any trailhead to either entrance to the trail.
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 10:36)
Not a bike park. This is a preserve. Takes many miles of riding from any trailhead to either entrance to the trail.
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 10:36)
Not a bike park. This is a preserve. Takes many miles of riding from any trailhead to either entrance to the trail.
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Ampfrog (Dec 30, 2022 at 10:36)
Not a bike park. This is a preserve. Takes many miles of riding from any trailhead to either entrance to the trail.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:13)
I agree with dcrighton. The first half is an uphill climb but the western section is a fantastic roller coaster trail where you can open up and have fun.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:13)
I agree with dcrighton. The first half is an uphill climb but the western section is a fantastic roller coaster trail where you can open up and have fun.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:11)
You can make this trail as hard or as easy as you like. Balanced rock can be sessioned, both up and down, on either side and is fun to play around on with the bike. The rest of the trail is well groomed and an easy climb if riding North and a fun DH is riding south.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:11)
You can make this trail as hard or as easy as you like. Balanced rock can be sessioned, both up and down, on either side and is fun to play around on with the bike. The rest of the trail is well groomed and an easy climb if riding North and a fun DH is riding south.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:11)
You can make this trail as hard or as easy as you like. Balanced rock can be sessioned, both up and down, on either side and is fun to play around on with the bike. The rest of the trail is well groomed and an easy climb if riding North and a fun DH is riding south.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:10)
Easy trail that connects granite mountain loop to balanced rock. Well maintained as easy to ride.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:09)
Riding North to South there is a somewhat short uphill section that leads into a great DH section where you can really open the bike up. There are many blind corners though so be sure to call out as you near them to avoid hitting someone coming south to north. There are some small mounds that you can utilize as jumps on the trail as well. Overall it is a well groomed trail that allows you to enjoy the desert whipping by you.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:09)
Riding North to South there is a somewhat short uphill section that leads into a great DH section where you can really open the bike up. There are many blind corners though so be sure to call out as you near them to avoid hitting someone coming south to north. There are some small mounds that you can utilize as jumps on the trail as well. Overall it is a well groomed trail that allows you to enjoy the desert whipping by you.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:09)
Riding North to South there is a somewhat short uphill section that leads into a great DH section where you can really open the bike up. There are many blind corners though so be sure to call out as you near them to avoid hitting someone coming south to north. There are some small mounds that you can utilize as jumps on the trail as well. Overall it is a well groomed trail that allows you to enjoy the desert whipping by you.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:09)
Riding North to South there is a somewhat short uphill section that leads into a great DH section where you can really open the bike up. There are many blind corners though so be sure to call out as you near them to avoid hitting someone coming south to north. There are some small mounds that you can utilize as jumps on the trail as well. Overall it is a well groomed trail that allows you to enjoy the desert whipping by you.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:09)
Riding North to South there is a somewhat short uphill section that leads into a great DH section where you can really open the bike up. There are many blind corners though so be sure to call out as you near them to avoid hitting someone coming south to north. There are some small mounds that you can utilize as jumps on the trail as well. Overall it is a well groomed trail that allows you to enjoy the desert whipping by you.
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Ampfrog (Mar 31, 2022 at 4:08)
Note: Riding CW is definitely easier than CCW. However, definitely not "downhill". Still XC, but a fun cruise! And yes, keep an eye out for those mini-air rollers.
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Ampfrog (Mar 31, 2022 at 4:08)
Note: Riding CW is definitely easier than CCW. However, definitely not "downhill". Still XC, but a fun cruise! And yes, keep an eye out for those mini-air rollers.
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Ampfrog (Mar 31, 2022 at 4:08)
Note: Riding CW is definitely easier than CCW. However, definitely not "downhill". Still XC, but a fun cruise! And yes, keep an eye out for those mini-air rollers.
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Ampfrog (Mar 31, 2022 at 4:08)
Note: Riding CW is definitely easier than CCW. However, definitely not "downhill". Still XC, but a fun cruise! And yes, keep an eye out for those mini-air rollers.
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Ampfrog (Mar 31, 2022 at 4:08)
Note: Riding CW is definitely easier than CCW. However, definitely not "downhill". Still XC, but a fun cruise! And yes, keep an eye out for those mini-air rollers.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:06)
I like to ride this section from green to red. Compared to Diablo South, I think Diablo North is the easier of the two but gives you more session opportunities because there are multiples lines at about each feature. If you do not want to tackle a section, you can bypass them, but where’s the fun it that?
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:06)
I like to ride this section from green to red. Compared to Diablo South, I think Diablo North is the easier of the two but gives you more session opportunities because there are multiples lines at about each feature. If you do not want to tackle a section, you can bypass them, but where’s the fun it that?
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:06)
I like to ride this section from green to red. Compared to Diablo South, I think Diablo North is the easier of the two but gives you more session opportunities because there are multiples lines at about each feature. If you do not want to tackle a section, you can bypass them, but where’s the fun it that?
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:06)
I like to ride this section from green to red. Compared to Diablo South, I think Diablo North is the easier of the two but gives you more session opportunities because there are multiples lines at about each feature. If you do not want to tackle a section, you can bypass them, but where’s the fun it that?
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:06)
I like to ride this section from green to red. Compared to Diablo South, I think Diablo North is the easier of the two but gives you more session opportunities because there are multiples lines at about each feature. If you do not want to tackle a section, you can bypass them, but where’s the fun it that?
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:06)
I like to ride this section from green to red. Compared to Diablo South, I think Diablo North is the easier of the two but gives you more session opportunities because there are multiples lines at about each feature. If you do not want to tackle a section, you can bypass them, but where’s the fun it that?
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:06)
I like to ride this section from green to red. Compared to Diablo South, I think Diablo North is the easier of the two but gives you more session opportunities because there are multiples lines at about each feature. If you do not want to tackle a section, you can bypass them, but where’s the fun it that?
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:06)
I like to ride this section from green to red. Compared to Diablo South, I think Diablo North is the easier of the two but gives you more session opportunities because there are multiples lines at about each feature. If you do not want to tackle a section, you can bypass them, but where’s the fun it that?
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:06)
I like to ride this section from green to red. Compared to Diablo South, I think Diablo North is the easier of the two but gives you more session opportunities because there are multiples lines at about each feature. If you do not want to tackle a section, you can bypass them, but where’s the fun it that?
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:06)
I like to ride this section from green to red. Compared to Diablo South, I think Diablo North is the easier of the two but gives you more session opportunities because there are multiples lines at about each feature. If you do not want to tackle a section, you can bypass them, but where’s the fun it that?
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:06)
I like to ride this section from green to red. Compared to Diablo South, I think Diablo North is the easier of the two but gives you more session opportunities because there are multiples lines at about each feature. If you do not want to tackle a section, you can bypass them, but where’s the fun it that?
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:03)
I like to ride this from red to green, so north to south. Great section with some great boulder crawls to test your skills. I would recommend scoping lines before tackling some of the bigger hurdles since there are quite a few line choices. You will have cell service (Verizon, Sprint) in this area so you can double check the maps in case u get turned around. Also, the more technical sections can be bypassed if you do not feel comfortable tackling them and don’t want to HAB. Overall this is a great trail to improve your technical skills.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:03)
I like to ride this from red to green, so north to south. Great section with some great boulder crawls to test your skills. I would recommend scoping lines before tackling some of the bigger hurdles since there are quite a few line choices. You will have cell service (Verizon, Sprint) in this area so you can double check the maps in case u get turned around. Also, the more technical sections can be bypassed if you do not feel comfortable tackling them and don’t want to HAB. Overall this is a great trail to improve your technical skills.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:03)
I like to ride this from red to green, so north to south. Great section with some great boulder crawls to test your skills. I would recommend scoping lines before tackling some of the bigger hurdles since there are quite a few line choices. You will have cell service (Verizon, Sprint) in this area so you can double check the maps in case u get turned around. Also, the more technical sections can be bypassed if you do not feel comfortable tackling them and don’t want to HAB. Overall this is a great trail to improve your technical skills.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:03)
I like to ride this from red to green, so north to south. Great section with some great boulder crawls to test your skills. I would recommend scoping lines before tackling some of the bigger hurdles since there are quite a few line choices. You will have cell service (Verizon, Sprint) in this area so you can double check the maps in case u get turned around. Also, the more technical sections can be bypassed if you do not feel comfortable tackling them and don’t want to HAB. Overall this is a great trail to improve your technical skills.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:03)
I like to ride this from red to green, so north to south. Great section with some great boulder crawls to test your skills. I would recommend scoping lines before tackling some of the bigger hurdles since there are quite a few line choices. You will have cell service (Verizon, Sprint) in this area so you can double check the maps in case u get turned around. Also, the more technical sections can be bypassed if you do not feel comfortable tackling them and don’t want to HAB. Overall this is a great trail to improve your technical skills.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:03)
I like to ride this from red to green, so north to south. Great section with some great boulder crawls to test your skills. I would recommend scoping lines before tackling some of the bigger hurdles since there are quite a few line choices. You will have cell service (Verizon, Sprint) in this area so you can double check the maps in case u get turned around. Also, the more technical sections can be bypassed if you do not feel comfortable tackling them and don’t want to HAB. Overall this is a great trail to improve your technical skills.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 18:03)
I like to ride this from red to green, so north to south. Great section with some great boulder crawls to test your skills. I would recommend scoping lines before tackling some of the bigger hurdles since there are quite a few line choices. You will have cell service (Verizon, Sprint) in this area so you can double check the maps in case u get turned around. Also, the more technical sections can be bypassed if you do not feel comfortable tackling them and don’t want to HAB. Overall this is a great trail to improve your technical skills.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 17:58)
Easy entrance trail that links to many of the trails in this system. Can get pretty congested here so check your speed for sure.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Apr 3, 2020 at 17:58)
Easy entrance trail that links to many of the trails in this system. Can get pretty congested here so check your speed for sure.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Mar 21, 2020 at 22:08)
Trail Dare A Sarah
I wanted to give a little update about these trails after riding here again on 03/19/2020. These trails, I believe are overrated. These are definitely not black diamond trails. A majority of the trails out here marked as a black diamond are intermediate trails. Not to mention, most of the harder bits can be bypassed. It was just a shame to see so many people at this trailhead yet no people on the black diamonds. I would say that these are about 90% intermediate and 10% advanced, especially compared to South Mountain and Sedona trail systems. These ratings are keeping people of the trails, which is a shame. If you are on the fence with riding these areas, just give them a shot. If you can’t clear a section, there is nothing wrong with a little hike-a-bike.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Mar 21, 2020 at 22:08)
Trail Dare A Sarah
I wanted to give a little update about these trails after riding here again on 03/19/2020. These trails, I believe are overrated. These are definitely not black diamond trails. A majority of the trails out here marked as a black diamond are intermediate trails. Not to mention, most of the harder bits can be bypassed. It was just a shame to see so many people at this trailhead yet no people on the black diamonds. I would say that these are about 90% intermediate and 10% advanced, especially compared to South Mountain and Sedona trail systems. These ratings are keeping people of the trails, which is a shame. If you are on the fence with riding these areas, just give them a shot. If you can’t clear a section, there is nothing wrong with a little hike-a-bike.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Mar 21, 2020 at 22:08)
Trail Dare A Sarah
I wanted to give a little update about these trails after riding here again on 03/19/2020. These trails, I believe are overrated. These are definitely not black diamond trails. A majority of the trails out here marked as a black diamond are intermediate trails. Not to mention, most of the harder bits can be bypassed. It was just a shame to see so many people at this trailhead yet no people on the black diamonds. I would say that these are about 90% intermediate and 10% advanced, especially compared to South Mountain and Sedona trail systems. These ratings are keeping people of the trails, which is a shame. If you are on the fence with riding these areas, just give them a shot. If you can’t clear a section, there is nothing wrong with a little hike-a-bike.
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:51)
Trail Dare A Sarah
100% Agree! Mostly greenish blues, with very short 10-50 ft of hard technical, and most have green bypasses. My new favorite part of the park!
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:51)
Trail Dare A Sarah
100% Agree! Mostly greenish blues, with very short 10-50 ft of hard technical, and most have green bypasses. My new favorite part of the park!
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thebyus (Mar 26, 2021 at 14:51)
Trail Dare A Sarah
100% Agree! Mostly greenish blues, with very short 10-50 ft of hard technical, and most have green bypasses. My new favorite part of the park!
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Jetpilott (Feb 24, 2020 at 21:06)
Trail Axle Grease
Horse tracks have made this trail bumpy. They obviously used it right after the rain.
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Jetpilott (Feb 24, 2020 at 21:05)
Trail Axle Grease
Horses tracks have made this trail very bumpy.
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:27)
I love a good xc pedal and this is one of the best in Phoenix. It has great flow and awesome views twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:20)
South to north does have better flow. The Diablo trails are in my top favorite trails in Phoenix for their rock rolls and engaging terrain. They're not very technical IMO, but fun nonetheless twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:20)
South to north does have better flow. The Diablo trails are in my top favorite trails in Phoenix for their rock rolls and engaging terrain. They're not very technical IMO, but fun nonetheless twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:20)
South to north does have better flow. The Diablo trails are in my top favorite trails in Phoenix for their rock rolls and engaging terrain. They're not very technical IMO, but fun nonetheless twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:20)
South to north does have better flow. The Diablo trails are in my top favorite trails in Phoenix for their rock rolls and engaging terrain. They're not very technical IMO, but fun nonetheless twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:20)
South to north does have better flow. The Diablo trails are in my top favorite trails in Phoenix for their rock rolls and engaging terrain. They're not very technical IMO, but fun nonetheless twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:20)
South to north does have better flow. The Diablo trails are in my top favorite trails in Phoenix for their rock rolls and engaging terrain. They're not very technical IMO, but fun nonetheless twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:20)
South to north does have better flow. The Diablo trails are in my top favorite trails in Phoenix for their rock rolls and engaging terrain. They're not very technical IMO, but fun nonetheless twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:17)
This is a great trail in a great network! Brown's Ranch is super fun and has amazing views and engaging terrain. Diablo North is moderately technical with go-arounds if you need them. I rode it north to south and felt like I was climbing all the features rather than descending them, which was challenging, but I think it would be more flowy from south to north twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:17)
This is a great trail in a great network! Brown's Ranch is super fun and has amazing views and engaging terrain. Diablo North is moderately technical with go-arounds if you need them. I rode it north to south and felt like I was climbing all the features rather than descending them, which was challenging, but I think it would be more flowy from south to north twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:17)
This is a great trail in a great network! Brown's Ranch is super fun and has amazing views and engaging terrain. Diablo North is moderately technical with go-arounds if you need them. I rode it north to south and felt like I was climbing all the features rather than descending them, which was challenging, but I think it would be more flowy from south to north twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:17)
This is a great trail in a great network! Brown's Ranch is super fun and has amazing views and engaging terrain. Diablo North is moderately technical with go-arounds if you need them. I rode it north to south and felt like I was climbing all the features rather than descending them, which was challenging, but I think it would be more flowy from south to north twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:17)
This is a great trail in a great network! Brown's Ranch is super fun and has amazing views and engaging terrain. Diablo North is moderately technical with go-arounds if you need them. I rode it north to south and felt like I was climbing all the features rather than descending them, which was challenging, but I think it would be more flowy from south to north twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:17)
This is a great trail in a great network! Brown's Ranch is super fun and has amazing views and engaging terrain. Diablo North is moderately technical with go-arounds if you need them. I rode it north to south and felt like I was climbing all the features rather than descending them, which was challenging, but I think it would be more flowy from south to north twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:17)
This is a great trail in a great network! Brown's Ranch is super fun and has amazing views and engaging terrain. Diablo North is moderately technical with go-arounds if you need them. I rode it north to south and felt like I was climbing all the features rather than descending them, which was challenging, but I think it would be more flowy from south to north twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:17)
This is a great trail in a great network! Brown's Ranch is super fun and has amazing views and engaging terrain. Diablo North is moderately technical with go-arounds if you need them. I rode it north to south and felt like I was climbing all the features rather than descending them, which was challenging, but I think it would be more flowy from south to north twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:17)
This is a great trail in a great network! Brown's Ranch is super fun and has amazing views and engaging terrain. Diablo North is moderately technical with go-arounds if you need them. I rode it north to south and felt like I was climbing all the features rather than descending them, which was challenging, but I think it would be more flowy from south to north twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:17)
This is a great trail in a great network! Brown's Ranch is super fun and has amazing views and engaging terrain. Diablo North is moderately technical with go-arounds if you need them. I rode it north to south and felt like I was climbing all the features rather than descending them, which was challenging, but I think it would be more flowy from south to north twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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twowheeledwanderer (Feb 5, 2020 at 18:17)
This is a great trail in a great network! Brown's Ranch is super fun and has amazing views and engaging terrain. Diablo North is moderately technical with go-arounds if you need them. I rode it north to south and felt like I was climbing all the features rather than descending them, which was challenging, but I think it would be more flowy from south to north twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/best-mountain-bike-trails-in-phoenix-arizona
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DrHog (Jan 22, 2020 at 17:08)
Trail Scorpion
I really like these new “Black” trails—more interesting and challenging than most of Brown’s Ranch. They are not legit advanced trails IMHO, more like intermediate with a few skills improvement areas.
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DrHog (Jan 22, 2020 at 17:08)
Trail Scorpion
I really like these new “Black” trails—more interesting and challenging than most of Brown’s Ranch. They are not legit advanced trails IMHO, more like intermediate with a few skills improvement areas.
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DrHog (Jan 22, 2020 at 17:08)
Trail Scorpion
I really like these new “Black” trails—more interesting and challenging than most of Brown’s Ranch. They are not legit advanced trails IMHO, more like intermediate with a few skills improvement areas.
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DrHog (Jan 22, 2020 at 17:08)
Trail Scorpion
I really like these new “Black” trails—more interesting and challenging than most of Brown’s Ranch. They are not legit advanced trails IMHO, more like intermediate with a few skills improvement areas.
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DrHog (Jan 22, 2020 at 17:08)
Trail Scorpion
I really like these new “Black” trails—more interesting and challenging than most of Brown’s Ranch. They are not legit advanced trails IMHO, more like intermediate with a few skills improvement areas.
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DrHog (Jan 22, 2020 at 17:08)
Trail Scorpion
I really like these new “Black” trails—more interesting and challenging than most of Brown’s Ranch. They are not legit advanced trails IMHO, more like intermediate with a few skills improvement areas.
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DrHog (Jan 22, 2020 at 17:08)
Trail Scorpion
I really like these new “Black” trails—more interesting and challenging than most of Brown’s Ranch. They are not legit advanced trails IMHO, more like intermediate with a few skills improvement areas.
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DrHog (Jan 22, 2020 at 17:04)
Well built trail that has a nice flow and keeps you turning. North to south is my favorite (downhill).
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ThatGuy-MTB (Jan 16, 2020 at 17:08)
Trail Dare A Sarah
Hit this trail system for the first time today and rode thos trail uphill. No where near in comparison to Diablo in Brown’s ranch but had fun riding it. There are bypasses around the “most difficult” areas of the trail for those that do not want to climb the boulders out here. I will definitely visit this trail again.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Jan 16, 2020 at 17:08)
Trail Dare A Sarah
Hit this trail system for the first time today and rode thos trail uphill. No where near in comparison to Diablo in Brown’s ranch but had fun riding it. There are bypasses around the “most difficult” areas of the trail for those that do not want to climb the boulders out here. I will definitely visit this trail again.
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ThatGuy-MTB (Jan 16, 2020 at 17:08)
Trail Dare A Sarah
Hit this trail system for the first time today and rode thos trail uphill. No where near in comparison to Diablo in Brown’s ranch but had fun riding it. There are bypasses around the “most difficult” areas of the trail for those that do not want to climb the boulders out here. I will definitely visit this trail again.
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:46)
Sorry I wrote that backwards.... If you want to descend more: South>>North. If you want to climb more: North>>South
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:46)
Sorry I wrote that backwards.... If you want to descend more: South>>North. If you want to climb more: North>>South
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:46)
Sorry I wrote that backwards.... If you want to descend more: South>>North. If you want to climb more: North>>South
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:46)
Sorry I wrote that backwards.... If you want to descend more: South>>North. If you want to climb more: North>>South
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:46)
Sorry I wrote that backwards.... If you want to descend more: South>>North. If you want to climb more: North>>South
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:46)
Sorry I wrote that backwards.... If you want to descend more: South>>North. If you want to climb more: North>>South
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:46)
Sorry I wrote that backwards.... If you want to descend more: South>>North. If you want to climb more: North>>South
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:46)
Sorry I wrote that backwards.... If you want to descend more: South>>North. If you want to climb more: North>>South
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:46)
Sorry I wrote that backwards.... If you want to descend more: South>>North. If you want to climb more: North>>South
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:46)
Sorry I wrote that backwards.... If you want to descend more: South>>North. If you want to climb more: North>>South
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:46)
Sorry I wrote that backwards.... If you want to descend more: South>>North. If you want to climb more: North>>South
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:40)
I like to ride South to North. It flows better and I can ride down the technical features instead of climbing up them.
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:40)
I like to ride South to North. It flows better and I can ride down the technical features instead of climbing up them.
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:40)
I like to ride South to North. It flows better and I can ride down the technical features instead of climbing up them.
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:40)
I like to ride South to North. It flows better and I can ride down the technical features instead of climbing up them.
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:40)
I like to ride South to North. It flows better and I can ride down the technical features instead of climbing up them.
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:40)
I like to ride South to North. It flows better and I can ride down the technical features instead of climbing up them.
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PB-Fingerz (Jan 13, 2020 at 21:40)
I like to ride South to North. It flows better and I can ride down the technical features instead of climbing up them.
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Clutch-Cargo (Oct 6, 2019 at 18:52)
Trail Hackamore
This trail has been formally named "Hackamore".
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Clutch-Cargo (Oct 6, 2019 at 18:52)
Trail Hackamore
This trail has been formally named "Hackamore".
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Clutch-Cargo (Oct 6, 2019 at 18:51)
Trail Hackamore
This trail has been formally named "Hackamore".
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AndreMarlin7 (Sep 21, 2019 at 19:20)
Trail Brown's Mtn.
Hands down one of the best trials in the Valley. Great stuff from tricky tech to fast flowy sections. The climb was tolerable and the surrounding were beautiful, definitely coming back????
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TC-FLOWCLYDE (May 8, 2019 at 21:54)
Trail Axle Grease
4.5/5 stars of meandering flow!
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TC-FLOWCLYDE (May 8, 2019 at 21:52)
5/5 stars of sweet twisty flow!
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TC-FLOWCLYDE (May 8, 2019 at 21:50)
5/5 stars sweet, sweet flow!
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instawilliambadas (Mar 23, 2019 at 15:15)
The snakes are definitely awake and out and about. My mom ran over a rattler today on this portion of the trail
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martman800 (Feb 13, 2019 at 11:39)
I feel like this trail is a little over rated. It was fun, but more deserving of an intermediate designation.
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martman800 (Feb 13, 2019 at 11:39)
I feel like this trail is a little over rated. It was fun, but more deserving of an intermediate designation.
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martman800 (Feb 13, 2019 at 11:39)
I feel like this trail is a little over rated. It was fun, but more deserving of an intermediate designation.
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martman800 (Feb 13, 2019 at 11:39)
I feel like this trail is a little over rated. It was fun, but more deserving of an intermediate designation.
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martman800 (Feb 13, 2019 at 11:39)
I feel like this trail is a little over rated. It was fun, but more deserving of an intermediate designation.
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martman800 (Feb 13, 2019 at 11:39)
I feel like this trail is a little over rated. It was fun, but more deserving of an intermediate designation.
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martman800 (Feb 13, 2019 at 11:39)
I feel like this trail is a little over rated. It was fun, but more deserving of an intermediate designation.
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STGDSS92 (Feb 11, 2019 at 16:59)
Wouldn't call this a blue trail..parts of cholla loop are harder than the "spicy" parts of granite mtn loop.... still really fun and flowy. Lots of photo ops, the overlook is amazing.
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STGDSS92 (Feb 11, 2019 at 16:59)
Wouldn't call this a blue trail..parts of cholla loop are harder than the "spicy" parts of granite mtn loop.... still really fun and flowy. Lots of photo ops, the overlook is amazing.
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STGDSS92 (Feb 11, 2019 at 16:59)
Wouldn't call this a blue trail..parts of cholla loop are harder than the "spicy" parts of granite mtn loop.... still really fun and flowy. Lots of photo ops, the overlook is amazing.
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STGDSS92 (Feb 11, 2019 at 16:59)
Wouldn't call this a blue trail..parts of cholla loop are harder than the "spicy" parts of granite mtn loop.... still really fun and flowy. Lots of photo ops, the overlook is amazing.
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STGDSS92 (Feb 11, 2019 at 16:59)
Wouldn't call this a blue trail..parts of cholla loop are harder than the "spicy" parts of granite mtn loop.... still really fun and flowy. Lots of photo ops, the overlook is amazing.
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Ampfrog (Mar 31, 2022 at 4:05)
Not sure what trail you were on, there is nothing around the entire Cholla loop that is as "spicy" as the Granite Mtn Loop. Granite has switchbacks with rocks to say the least, Cholla is beginner all around unless you know the B-lines for harder challenges. Did you end up in the Diablo areas north of Cholla?
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Ampfrog (Mar 31, 2022 at 4:05)
Not sure what trail you were on, there is nothing around the entire Cholla loop that is as "spicy" as the Granite Mtn Loop. Granite has switchbacks with rocks to say the least, Cholla is beginner all around unless you know the B-lines for harder challenges. Did you end up in the Diablo areas north of Cholla?
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Ampfrog (Mar 31, 2022 at 4:05)
Not sure what trail you were on, there is nothing around the entire Cholla loop that is as "spicy" as the Granite Mtn Loop. Granite has switchbacks with rocks to say the least, Cholla is beginner all around unless you know the B-lines for harder challenges. Did you end up in the Diablo areas north of Cholla?
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Ampfrog (Mar 31, 2022 at 4:05)
Not sure what trail you were on, there is nothing around the entire Cholla loop that is as "spicy" as the Granite Mtn Loop. Granite has switchbacks with rocks to say the least, Cholla is beginner all around unless you know the B-lines for harder challenges. Did you end up in the Diablo areas north of Cholla?
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Ampfrog (Mar 31, 2022 at 4:05)
Not sure what trail you were on, there is nothing around the entire Cholla loop that is as "spicy" as the Granite Mtn Loop. Granite has switchbacks with rocks to say the least, Cholla is beginner all around unless you know the B-lines for harder challenges. Did you end up in the Diablo areas north of Cholla?
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Dcrighton (Jan 18, 2019 at 12:07)
Trail Scorpion
Great trail! Fun rock rolls and tight corners. I hope they name it rock-'n'-roll.
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Dcrighton (Sep 11, 2018 at 21:22)
Best if ridden east to west. Also the western half is tons of fun an can be taken at pretty high speeds. I like to go around granite mountain then down the west side of Cholla mountain and finish with the second half of Maverick to get to the parking lot.
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Dcrighton (Sep 11, 2018 at 21:22)
Best if ridden east to west. Also the western half is tons of fun an can be taken at pretty high speeds. I like to go around granite mountain then down the west side of Cholla mountain and finish with the second half of Maverick to get to the parking lot.
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zinedith (Dec 30, 2017 at 19:41)
Easy way around most hard feature. Not very demanding. Pretty flowy for most of it with a few small technical section. Still super fun.
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zinedith (Dec 30, 2017 at 19:41)
Easy way around most hard feature. Not very demanding. Pretty flowy for most of it with a few small technical section. Still super fun.
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zinedith (Dec 30, 2017 at 19:41)
Easy way around most hard feature. Not very demanding. Pretty flowy for most of it with a few small technical section. Still super fun.
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zinedith (Dec 30, 2017 at 19:41)
Easy way around most hard feature. Not very demanding. Pretty flowy for most of it with a few small technical section. Still super fun.
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zinedith (Dec 30, 2017 at 19:41)
Easy way around most hard feature. Not very demanding. Pretty flowy for most of it with a few small technical section. Still super fun.
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zinedith (Dec 30, 2017 at 19:41)
Easy way around most hard feature. Not very demanding. Pretty flowy for most of it with a few small technical section. Still super fun.
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zinedith (Dec 30, 2017 at 19:41)
Easy way around most hard feature. Not very demanding. Pretty flowy for most of it with a few small technical section. Still super fun.
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zinedith (Dec 30, 2017 at 19:41)
Easy way around most hard feature. Not very demanding. Pretty flowy for most of it with a few small technical section. Still super fun.
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zinedith (Dec 30, 2017 at 19:41)
Easy way around most hard feature. Not very demanding. Pretty flowy for most of it with a few small technical section. Still super fun.
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zinedith (Dec 30, 2017 at 19:41)
Easy way around most hard feature. Not very demanding. Pretty flowy for most of it with a few small technical section. Still super fun.
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zinedith (Dec 30, 2017 at 19:41)
Easy way around most hard feature. Not very demanding. Pretty flowy for most of it with a few small technical section. Still super fun.
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bmcmahan (Nov 28, 2017 at 18:05)
Fun easy ride, my 5 year old daughter loved riding down this.
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:44)
Great ride!!!!
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:37)
accurate description
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:37)
accurate description
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:37)
accurate description
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:37)
accurate description
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:37)
accurate description
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:37)
accurate description
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:37)
accurate description
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:36)
Great ride. Good rock faces to ride on and some challenging hills
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:36)
Great ride. Good rock faces to ride on and some challenging hills
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:36)
Great ride. Good rock faces to ride on and some challenging hills
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:36)
Great ride. Good rock faces to ride on and some challenging hills
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:36)
Great ride. Good rock faces to ride on and some challenging hills
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:36)
Great ride. Good rock faces to ride on and some challenging hills
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:36)
Great ride. Good rock faces to ride on and some challenging hills
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:36)
Great ride. Good rock faces to ride on and some challenging hills
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:36)
Great ride. Good rock faces to ride on and some challenging hills
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:36)
Great ride. Good rock faces to ride on and some challenging hills
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Scooter1969 (Dec 19, 2016 at 22:36)
Great ride. Good rock faces to ride on and some challenging hills
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arathorn13 (Jun 6, 2016 at 8:40)
Very fun technical stuff. Ride it south to north from the divide trail. The signage is confusing as hell so it takes some trial and error to find a route. The trail disappears altogether when it crosses the granite slabs. I had to get off my bike and study lines quite a bit, which is cool by me.
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arathorn13 (Jun 6, 2016 at 8:40)
Very fun technical stuff. Ride it south to north from the divide trail. The signage is confusing as hell so it takes some trial and error to find a route. The trail disappears altogether when it crosses the granite slabs. I had to get off my bike and study lines quite a bit, which is cool by me.
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arathorn13 (Jun 6, 2016 at 8:40)
Very fun technical stuff. Ride it south to north from the divide trail. The signage is confusing as hell so it takes some trial and error to find a route. The trail disappears altogether when it crosses the granite slabs. I had to get off my bike and study lines quite a bit, which is cool by me.
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arathorn13 (Jun 6, 2016 at 8:40)
Very fun technical stuff. Ride it south to north from the divide trail. The signage is confusing as hell so it takes some trial and error to find a route. The trail disappears altogether when it crosses the granite slabs. I had to get off my bike and study lines quite a bit, which is cool by me.
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arathorn13 (Jun 6, 2016 at 8:40)
Very fun technical stuff. Ride it south to north from the divide trail. The signage is confusing as hell so it takes some trial and error to find a route. The trail disappears altogether when it crosses the granite slabs. I had to get off my bike and study lines quite a bit, which is cool by me.
[Reply]
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arathorn13 (Jun 6, 2016 at 8:40)
Very fun technical stuff. Ride it south to north from the divide trail. The signage is confusing as hell so it takes some trial and error to find a route. The trail disappears altogether when it crosses the granite slabs. I had to get off my bike and study lines quite a bit, which is cool by me.
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arathorn13 (Jun 6, 2016 at 8:40)
Very fun technical stuff. Ride it south to north from the divide trail. The signage is confusing as hell so it takes some trial and error to find a route. The trail disappears altogether when it crosses the granite slabs. I had to get off my bike and study lines quite a bit, which is cool by me.
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DrHog (Jan 30, 2015 at 21:50)
Great stuff--twisty and fairly smooth with gradual pitch. Can be ridden either direction. Cholla Mtn scenery is gorgeous.
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DrHog (Nov 29, 2014 at 21:24)
Trail Brown's Mtn.
About the most vertical you can get in Brown's Ranch, but I wouldn't call it a black diamond.
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DrHog (Nov 29, 2014 at 21:08)
This is a gorgeous trail, and pretty easy for beginners and kids.
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DrHog (Nov 29, 2014 at 21:08)
This is a gorgeous trail, and pretty easy for beginners and kids.
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DrHog (Nov 29, 2014 at 21:07)
This is a gorgeous trail, and pretty easy for beginners and kids.
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DrHog (Nov 29, 2014 at 21:07)
This is a gorgeous trail, and pretty easy for beginners and kids.
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DrHog (Nov 29, 2014 at 21:07)
This is a gorgeous trail, and pretty easy for beginners and kids.
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DrHog (Nov 29, 2014 at 21:07)
This is a gorgeous trail, and pretty easy for beginners and kids.
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DrHog (Nov 29, 2014 at 21:07)
This is a gorgeous trail, and pretty easy for beginners and kids.
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More Stats for Big Technical Route - All the Best Diamonds mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    47 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,295 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,295 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,343 ft
  • Grade max
    -54.8%
  • Grade min
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  • Distance climb
    11 miles
  • Distance down
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  • Distance flat
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