4 miles
Distance
611 ft
Climb
-506 ft
Descent
1,953 ft
High Point
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Malpais Details

  • Riding area
    Santan
    Queen Creek, Arizona
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Sandy
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking

Beware!! Most of this trail is in a deep sandy wash!! Bring your fatbike or ride it a day after a rain storm.

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More Stats for Malpais mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    105 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,719 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,731 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,836 ft
  • Grade
    0.457%
  • Grade max
    -55.743%
  • Grade min
    114.831%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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on May 29, 2017
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Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Malpais Trail Reports

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May 29, 2017 @ 1:48pm
May 29, 2017
May 29, 2017 @ 7:32am
May 29, 2017
I did this trail more years ago than I can remember and never returned until today. Definitely don't go without fat tires. Super fun with the...
Jan 25, 2017 @ 8:21pm
Jan 25, 2017
Lots of sand, don't go with regular tire
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May 29, 2017 @ 1:48pm
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Malpais, My City
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May 29, 2017 @ 7:34am
May 29, 2017
Malpais, My City

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