9 miles
Distance
688 ft
Climb
-697 ft
Descent
01:16:38
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Land of the Pioneers Trail

Details

  • AKA
    LOP
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Apr - Dec depending on snow
  • Global Ranking
    #23479 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

This is one of the better (and better maintained) trails in the White Mountains. The trail on the ground may deviate from the GPS track in places. Best ridden clockwise for navigation purposes.

See TRACKS for more info. http://www.tracks-pinetop-lakeside.org/

Access Info

There is a sign for trail (631?) on the Vernon McNary road. Follow Forrest-Road-5 in about a half mile to the trailhead.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Land of the Pioneers bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -9 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,243 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,700 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,403 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,394 ft
  • Grade max
    -25.278%
  • Grade min
    28.096%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,665 ft
  • Avg time
    01:16:38
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:53
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Status:
on Mar 22, 2016
Dry
Avg: 4 (5 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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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • 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
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Directions to land-of-the-pioneers trailhead (34.215662, -109.719977)
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      Land of the Pioneers Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Mar 22, 2016 @ 9:12am
      Mar 22, 2016
      Dry except for springs & seeps by bridge on south side
      Jun 7, 2015 @ 10:31pm
      Jun 7, 2015
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 20 rides
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      Mar 22, 2016 @ 9:17am
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      Nov 2, 2015 @ 5:56am
      Nov 2, 2015
      Land of the Pioneers
      100 |
      Nov 2, 2015 @ 5:56am
      Nov 2, 2015
      Land of the Pioneers
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      Nov 2, 2015 @ 5:55am
      Nov 2, 2015
      Land of the Pioneers

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 3
      flag geekonabike (Apr 24, 2015 at 16:10)
       Best ridden Clockwise for less climbing & more steep DH
      [Reply]

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