13 miles
Distance
155 ft
Climb
-740 ft
Descent
2,754 ft
High Point

Maverick Road Details

  • Riding area
    Big Bend National Park
    Terlingua, Texas
  • Difficulty rating
    White
  • Trail type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Season
    September to May
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

The Maverick Road is not only the best family ride in the Park, it also has some of the most spectacular scenery and cultural exhibits that are often missed by visitors. You can vehicle support this ride, or send a shuttle around the Ross Maxwell Scenic Loop (which you should drive back on). Santa Elena Canyon awaits you at the end of the road, you can cool yourself in Terlingua Creek's entrance, or take a brief hike into the canyon.

Access Info

No Back Country Permit required. If you need to set up a shuttle for this ride, call Desert Sports.

Disclaimer

The desert is an unforgiving mistress. Make sure you have water.

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More Stats for Maverick Road mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -585 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,170 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,754 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,170 ft
  • Grade
    -0.843%
  • Grade max
    -18.143%
  • Grade min
    7.644%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    10 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
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