7.3 miles
Distance
936 ft
Climb
-941 ft
Descent
4,288 ft
High Point

Fun loop in Kingman, Arizona

Detailed Description
Camp Beale/Rattler Loop is a 7 mile popular intermediate route located near Kingman Arizona. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 7 trails. This route climbs 936 ft with a max elevation of 4,288 ft then descends -941 ft.
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17 Reviews & Comments

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robertellisw (Jan 20, 2021 at 18:22)
Horrible "trail." Barely rideable. Wouldn't recommend it. I had to turn around because the trail disappeared. The fun trails are across 93...don't let the blue and green ratings fool you. Very fast and flowy.
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robertellisw (Jan 20, 2021 at 18:19)
Alot of loose gravel and large, loose rocks. Found a flow here and there, but not super fun. Wouldn't ride it again. Surprisingly, the blues and greens across the 93 are suuuuuuper fun and flowy.
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robertellisw (Jan 20, 2021 at 18:19)
Alot of loose gravel and large, loose rocks. Found a flow here and there, but not super fun. Wouldn't ride it again. Surprisingly, the blues and greens across the 93 are suuuuuuper fun and flowy.
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robertellisw (Jan 20, 2021 at 18:19)
Alot of loose gravel and large, loose rocks. Found a flow here and there, but not super fun. Wouldn't ride it again. Surprisingly, the blues and greens across the 93 are suuuuuuper fun and flowy.
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klockwood (Sep 12, 2020 at 11:47)
Trail is not very rideable because it is so rocky and we kept losing the trail at points.
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spokesmanmtb (Aug 21, 2020 at 7:25)
This is a super fun trail. I rode it in August 2020, and I strongly advise that you ride this trail at or before sunrise in the summer months. It was crazy hot. It’s 7:24 AM right now, and it’s 95°.

The trail is challenging, but not overly so. There are some short sections that are steep and Rocky, and they are a lot of fun to try and clear. I didn’t clear all of them…

The down hills are technical and, for someone with little experience, could be dangerous. Overall, it gets a black rating, but it might just be a difficult blue. I guess it depends on where you’re from.
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spokesmanmtb (Aug 21, 2020 at 7:25)
This is a super fun trail. I rode it in August 2020, and I strongly advise that you ride this trail at or before sunrise in the summer months. It was crazy hot. It’s 7:24 AM right now, and it’s 95°.

The trail is challenging, but not overly so. There are some short sections that are steep and Rocky, and they are a lot of fun to try and clear. I didn’t clear all of them…

The down hills are technical and, for someone with little experience, could be dangerous. Overall, it gets a black rating, but it might just be a difficult blue. I guess it depends on where you’re from.
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spokesmanmtb (Aug 21, 2020 at 7:25)
This is a super fun trail. I rode it in August 2020, and I strongly advise that you ride this trail at or before sunrise in the summer months. It was crazy hot. It’s 7:24 AM right now, and it’s 95°.

The trail is challenging, but not overly so. There are some short sections that are steep and Rocky, and they are a lot of fun to try and clear. I didn’t clear all of them…

The down hills are technical and, for someone with little experience, could be dangerous. Overall, it gets a black rating, but it might just be a difficult blue. I guess it depends on where you’re from.
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DataLaForge (Sep 21, 2019 at 11:00)
Trail Rattler
Rattler is beautiful! It looked really fresh when I rode it today. The trail gods be praised.
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DataLaForge (Sep 21, 2019 at 11:00)
Trail Rattler
Rattler is beautiful! It looked really fresh when I rode it today. The trail gods be praised.
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Thomasbenko (May 31, 2018 at 10:05)
Great flow over Mtn ranges with amazing views. Use as a connector to make a nice loop
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azandy (Oct 8, 2016 at 16:14)
Trail Rattler
I rode this trail last Wed. 10-5-2016.
If you drive past this trail to ride some ware else you loose! This is as pristine as it gets. The Colorado Area Trail Alliance deserves huge Kudos for the work they have done on this trail. I climbed the Beale Loop to the top of Rattler the view was amazing. Then started down Rattler. Single track the way it should be, fast and flowy, technical,some exposure and incredible vistas! I forgot my pump and had to pull into the local bike shop to borrow one. They were very helpful and know the area well. I rode here a long time ago Beale was the only loop...I will not ever drive past without riding again.
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azandy (Oct 8, 2016 at 16:14)
Trail Rattler
I rode this trail last Wed. 10-5-2016.
If you drive past this trail to ride some ware else you loose! This is as pristine as it gets. The Colorado Area Trail Alliance deserves huge Kudos for the work they have done on this trail. I climbed the Beale Loop to the top of Rattler the view was amazing. Then started down Rattler. Single track the way it should be, fast and flowy, technical,some exposure and incredible vistas! I forgot my pump and had to pull into the local bike shop to borrow one. They were very helpful and know the area well. I rode here a long time ago Beale was the only loop...I will not ever drive past without riding again.
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KatzT (Dec 19, 2016 at 8:14)
Trail Rattler
Thanks! We worked our butts off earlier this year to complete the trail. Glad you enjoyed it.
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KatzT (Dec 19, 2016 at 8:14)
Trail Rattler
Thanks! We worked our butts off earlier this year to complete the trail. Glad you enjoyed it.
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dedmann (Jun 26, 2016 at 21:45)
Trail Rattler
I'm already confused.
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dedmann (Jun 26, 2016 at 21:45)
Trail Rattler
I'm already confused.
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More Stats for Camp Beale/Rattler Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -5 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,605 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,625 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,619 ft
  • Grade max
    -40.4%
  • Grade min
    45.8%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,804 ft
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Chollo gap
Chollo gap
trail: Rattler
95 | comments: 4 | favs:
Feb 22, 2021
Optional stepdown gap over a cholla cactus. 12 feet to the back side, with room to go deeper. Rider: Edwin the owner of LBS, The SpokesMann
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trail: Rattler
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Nov 30, 2020
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Rattler
Sep 21, 2022 @ 7:58am
Sep 21, 2022
Good conditions for riding reporter
Camp Beale Loop
Sep 21, 2022 @ 7:58am
Sep 21, 2022
Good conditions for riding reporter
Castle Rock
Sep 21, 2022 @ 7:58am
Sep 21, 2022
Good conditions for riding reporter
Connector - (Defunct)
Nov 26, 2020 @ 8:29am
Nov 26, 2020
Too much pumice rock to enjoy the climb, decided to turn around and just do the rattler trail.
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