24 miles
Distance
1,396 ft
Climb
-1,398 ft
Descent
2,960 ft
High Point

Long perimeter loop around the preserve.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for McDowell Perimeter Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    2,496 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,547 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,546 ft
  • Grade
    -0.001%
  • Grade max
    -14.812%
  • Grade min
    27.703%
  • Distance climb
    10 miles
  • Distance down
    9 miles
  • Distance flat
    4 miles
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
Trail transparency

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Dec 9, 2018
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Oct 28, 2018
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Sep 4, 2018
Southern part of the trail is a bit rough after the rains.
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Jul 11, 2018 @ 6:07am
Jul 11, 2018
Hero dirt!!
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Apr 8, 2018 @ 7:11am
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