2 miles
Distance
277 ft
Climb
-101 ft
Descent
00:38:12
Avg time
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Cottonwood Wash Details

  • Riding Area
    Goldfield Mtns.
    Apache Junction, Arizona
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Primitive
  • Bike Type
    XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Year Round
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    Tonto National Forest

Moderate hike a bike. Numerous sandy/gravel wash crossings. There are traces of jeep trail periodically. Pretty cool rocky narrows. Also allows one access to "The Rock".

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More Stats for Cottonwood Wash bike trail
  • Altitude change
    176 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,862 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,087 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,911 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,087 ft
  • Grade
    1.444%
  • Grade max
    -18.734%
  • Grade min
    16.454%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2,522 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,744 ft
  • Avg time
    00:38:12
  • Avg reverse time
    01:07:22
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Status:
on Oct 23, 2017
Dry
Avg: 2 (3 votes)

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Activity Type
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to cottonwood-wash-27227 trailhead (33.518180, -111.495130)
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Cottonwood Wash Trail Reports

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Oct 23, 2017 @ 1:43pm
Oct 23, 2017
The first 1.2 miles of this trail are nothing but various size of deep gravel and very difficult to write on. I ran out of swears after a while. I...
Mar 4, 2017 @ 8:53am
Mar 4, 2017
I rode part of this wash as a loop with slice o heaven. It has some hike and bike but has amazing scenery!
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Cottonwood Wash, Mesa
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Cottonwood Wash, Mesa
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Cottonwood Wash, Mesa
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Mar 4, 2017 @ 12:45pm
Mar 4, 2017
Cottonwood Wash, Mesa

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