1.3 miles
Distance
122 ft
Climb
-110 ft
Descent
00:08:56
Avg time

Desperado (N) Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Sweetwater Preserve
    Tucson, Arizona
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Green (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #4136 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #5553 in Trail Running
    • #19490 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Manager
    Pima County

The North section of the smooth Desperado Loop.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Desperado (N) bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    12 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,479 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,549 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,479 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,491 ft
  • Grade
    0.178%
  • Grade max
    -10.493%
  • Grade min
    10.592%
  • Distance climb
    3,050 ft
  • Distance down
    2,765 ft
  • Distance flat
    719 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:56
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:57
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Status:
on Jan 13, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4.2 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • moto (1 year)
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 35 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 581 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,356 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      SDMB Featured Ride - Sweetwater Preserve - Easy Out and Back featured
      9 miles
      Stay Right!
      10 miles
      SDMB Featured Ride - Tour de Sweetwater featured
      13 miles
      All of Sweetwater
      17 miles

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      Sweetwater Trail - Night ride
      5:12 | 90 | Nov 6, 2020 , Tucson
      youtuber Mountain Biking Tucson Arizona
      8:37 | 381 | Dec 30, 2018 , Tucson
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