9 miles
Distance
1,080 ft
Climb
-1,169 ft
Descent
4,693 ft
High Point

Loop recommended at Sedona MTB festival. It has a lot of climbing at the end, and we wish we had done Canyon of Fools instead of Deadmans/Aerie/etc.

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Trails in Route

Chuck Wagon3,776 ft
Mescal3 miles
Deadmans Pass2,264 ft
Aerie4,606 ft
Cockscomb2 miles
Rupp4,849 ft
Girdner2 miles
Girdner453 ft

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Chuck Wagon, Mescal, Deadmans, Aerie, Cockscomb, Girdner mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,325 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,684 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,595 ft
  • Grade
    -0.186%
  • Grade max
    -20.87%
  • Grade min
    17.753%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,964 ft
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      Trail transparency
      Aerie Trail 'Berm'
      Aerie Trail "Berm"
      trail: Aerie
      0:59 | 80 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Jan 1, 2019
      Chuck Wagon & Mescal in West Sedona Circuit
      Chuck Wagon & Mescal in West Sedona Circuit
      9:42 | 160 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Dec 29, 2018
      Aerie
      Aerie
      trail: Aerie
      0:47 | 83 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Oct 20, 2018
      Gotta love the Berm on Aerie trail. https://sedonamtbtrails.com

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      statustraildateconditiondescription
      Rupp
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 10:39am
      Apr 21, 2019
      Aerie
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 10:39am
      Apr 21, 2019
      Deadmans Pass
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 10:39am
      Apr 21, 2019
      Chuck Wagon
      Mar 16, 2019 @ 1:57pm
      Mar 16, 2019
      Few wet spots, damp, good grip. Creek is high and flowing.
      Mescal
      Mar 14, 2019 @ 6:53am
      Mar 14, 2019
      Trail was great. Little mud and water on the slickrock
      more reports »
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