3 miles
Distance
231 ft
Climb
-367 ft
Descent
00:19:54
Avg time

Coachwhip Details

  • Riding area
    McDowell Mountain Park
    Fountain Hills, Arizona
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking

Coachwhip is a bit more difficult than Pemberton, and a Dixie Mine/Coachwhip extension is a great way to add some elevation and climb/descent challenge to your typical Pemby loop. Rideable in either direction, but the descent from Dixie Mine trail to Pemberton is particularly sweet.

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More Stats for Coachwhip mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -136 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,174 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,435 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,321 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,185 ft
  • Grade
    -0.992%
  • Grade max
    -34.346%
  • Grade min
    40.568%
  • Distance climb
    4,100 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    496 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:20:54
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Status:
on Sep 1, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.5 (8 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to coachwhip-14810 trailhead (33.655030, -111.775320)
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Coachwhip Trail Reports

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Sep 1, 2018 @ 8:04am
Sep 1, 2018
Trail predictably dry. Hiking it today. Very pretty.
Apr 21, 2018 @ 8:32am
Apr 21, 2018
Oct 8, 2017 @ 5:36pm
Oct 8, 2017
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Jul 26, 2016 @ 4:16pm
Jul 26, 2016
Coachwhip, Fountain Hills
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Apr 26, 2015 @ 5:53pm
Apr 26, 2015
Coachwhip, Scottsdale

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