2.1 miles
90 ft
-89 ft
1 mile
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Detailed Description
Buffalo Park Loop is a 2 mile popular easy route located near Flagstaff Arizona. This hike primary route can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating. This route includes 2 trails. This route climbs 90 ft with a max elevation of 7,146 ft then descends -89 ft.
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    • Mountain Bike
    • Trail Running
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  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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More Stats for Buffalo Park Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    7,073 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,122 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,123 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    3,907 ft
  • Distance down
    5,249 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,936 ft


  1. Walk northwest on Buffalo Park.
  2. Continue for 200 meters.
  3. Keep right to take Buffalo Park Loop.
  4. Continue for 2.5 kilometers.
  5. Keep right to take Buffalo Park.
  6. Continue for 500 meters.
  7. Turn right to stay on Buffalo Park.
  8. Continue for 80 meters.
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

FUTS - Nate Avery Trail
Apr 6, 2023 @ 7:26pm
Apr 6, 2023
Western half (at least) still has some snow; mostly mud
Buffalo Park
Jul 24, 2021 @ 9:46am
Jul 24, 2021
Despite all the recent rain, trail is in good shape overall with just a few muddy and watery spots. Did a tempo run without any trouble.
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