32 miles
Distance
7,643 ft
Climb
-7,643 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

A long big mountain loop in the White Mountains, with a long punishing climb, and a variety of fun and technical descending.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
More Stats for Silver to Poleta mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,057 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,155 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,155 ft
  • Grade max
    -55.348%
  • Grade min
    43.998%
  • Distance climb
    18 miles
  • Distance down
    14 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,162 ft
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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  • > 90%
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  • Downhill Primary
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  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
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  • Parking Parking
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  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
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  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
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  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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      Poleta Mtn Bike Trail
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Upper Black Canyon Road
      Oct 25, 2018 @ 8:46pm
      Oct 25, 2018
      Some big ol' canyons in the trail, and rocks everywhere, from the monsoons. It's not not ride-able, but you should probably just ride the trail from Grandview instead.
      Poleta Canyon
      Oct 25, 2018 @ 8:45pm
      Oct 25, 2018
      Good. Didn't get washed out over the summer.
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