36 miles
Distance
2,683 ft
Climb
-3,097 ft
Descent
2,771 ft
High Point

This is the route for the 2017 Prickly Pedal. I downloaded this from the website and am using it as a ride plan for this weekend. Pre-riding ... never a bad thing, amIright?

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Prickly Pedal 2017 Course mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -413 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,395 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,142 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,729 ft
  • Grade
    -0.218%
  • Grade max
    -27.082%
  • Grade min
    29.077%
  • Distance climb
    12 miles
  • Distance down
    17 miles
  • Distance flat
    6 miles
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Trail Conditions
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  • Dry
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  • State land
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  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Spur Cross (Rodger Creek)
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 9:10pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      Trails are wet and muddy in many areas after the rain last night. Several bikers turned around and called it quits but other riders kept going. Heavy rains expected Tuesday so the trails will be even worse after that.
      Maricopa Trail - Lake Pleasant to Black Canyon Trail
      Dec 14, 2018 @ 8:17pm
      Dec 14, 2018
      Shooting range property.
      Spur Cross DT
      Mar 31, 2018 @ 8:07am
      Mar 31, 2018
      Maricopa (Spur Cross)
      Mar 31, 2018 @ 8:07am
      Mar 31, 2018
      Cave Creek Town Trail
      Mar 31, 2018 @ 8:07am
      Mar 31, 2018
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