18 miles
Distance
2,218 ft
Climb
-2,217 ft
Descent
4,736 ft
High Point

Nice mix of flow and tech in NW Sedona. Ride consists of two loops connected by Mescal so you get to do this amazing trail in both directions. Loops can be done either direction but I prefer clockwise.

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Trails in Route

Chuck Wagon4 miles
Mescal2 miles
Canyon of Fools (Upper)3,780 ft
Yucca46 ft
Canyon of Fools2,428 ft
Dawa443 ft
OK1,355 ft
AZ Cypress2,333 ft
Snake2,480 ft
Girdner1 miles
Rupp4,849 ft
Cockscomb2 miles
Aerie3 miles
Deadmans Pass2,264 ft
Mescal2 miles
To Long Canyon994 ft
To Mescal659 ft
Long Canyon DT174 ft

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Mescal Double Barrel mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,325 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,509 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,509 ft
  • Grade max
    -19.396%
  • Grade min
    23.897%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Trail transparency
      Aerie Trail 'Berm'
      Aerie Trail "Berm"
      trail: Aerie
      0:59 | 26 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Jan 1, 2019
      Chuck Wagon & Mescal in West Sedona Circuit
      Chuck Wagon & Mescal in West Sedona Circuit
      9:42 | 32 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Dec 29, 2018
      Canyon of Fools
      Canyon of Fools
      1:47 | 30 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Oct 20, 2018
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      To Long Canyon
      Dec 29, 2018 @ 11:18am
      Dec 29, 2018
      reporter
      To Mescal
      Dec 29, 2018 @ 11:18am
      Dec 29, 2018
      reporter
      Aerie
      Dec 22, 2018 @ 10:34am
      Dec 22, 2018
      Dawa
      Dec 22, 2018 @ 10:34am
      Dec 22, 2018
      Canyon of Fools
      Dec 22, 2018 @ 10:34am
      Dec 22, 2018
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