12.0 miles
Distance
314 ft
Climb
-315 ft
Descent
2,625 ft
High Point

Loop the many easier trails on the west side of Kinney Rd. Fast and fun, albeit a little sandy when crossing washes.Park at the turnaround at the end of the Ironwood Picnic Area or any of the parking pullouts off of Kinney Rd.

Detailed Description
SDMB Featured Ride - Tucson Mountain Park - West-Side Loops is a 12 mile moderately popular easy route located near Tucson Mountain Park Arizona. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating. This route includes 13 trails. This route climbs 314 ft with a max elevation of 2,625 ft then descends -315 ft.
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  • Featured
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Ridelogs
    95
More Stats for SDMB Featured Ride - Tucson Mountain Park - West-Side Loops mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    2,427 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,543 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,543 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -6.1%
  • Grade min
    6.1%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
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