3,307 ft
Distance
94 ft
Climb
-31 ft
Descent
00:05:33
Avg time

2GM Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Gold Canyon
    , Arizona
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    autumn, winter, spring
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #6879 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #11120 in E-Biking
    • #57214 in Trail Running
    • #13740 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in E-Biking
    • 70 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

This is a popular trail for connecting Cloudview Parking Lot to the Gila Monster Trail without having to ride on any Jeep Roads. Though there is one road crossing.

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More Stats for 2GM mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    62 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,988 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,065 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,001 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,064 ft
  • Grade
    1.883%
  • Grade max
    -9.315%
  • Grade min
    16.45%
  • Distance climb
    1,237 ft
  • Distance down
    925 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,145 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:33
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:52
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Status:
on Oct 1, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.15 (7 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      Directions to 2gm trailhead (33.382630, -111.421970)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 6 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 81 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,142 rides
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      Photos

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      29 |
      Nov 25, 2018 @ 7:46am
      Nov 25, 2018

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 2
      johnf0246 (Jan 3, 2015 at 21:31)
       This trail actually is signed as 2GM. That name came from the trail concept of not having to ride on any Jeep Roads to get from the Cloudview Parking Lot to the Gila Monster Trail. By naming it 2GM it cut down the signage to about 10 inches.
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