3,766 ft
Distance
57 ft
Climb
-128 ft
Descent
00:05:49
Avg time

National Details

  • Riding area
    South Mountain
    Phoenix, Arizona
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking
    #1036

This trail has several very technical attributes. Everything is doable for the expert rider, but even an advanced rider will find many of the features too difficult.
There is a relatively steep climb with some technical challenges right at the beginning of the ride (after leaving the fire acres road).
This is a fun and challenging trail, but defineily not a beginner trail.

Access Info

From the Pima entrance at south mountian, ride west on the fire road to the trail head (there is a sign).
The trial starts with a few boulders decent, through a wash the up a few boulders in the opposite side of the wash.
Shortly past the wash there is a 3-way fork.
To the right/north (and down) ties you to Javelina trial.
Straight/west takes you to the Mormon loop trial.
Left/south takes you to National.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for National mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -71 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,348 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,420 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,419 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,348 ft
  • Grade
    -1.887%
  • Grade max
    -18.925%
  • Grade min
    12.315%
  • Distance climb
    1,245 ft
  • Distance down
    1,913 ft
  • Distance flat
    608 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:49
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:11
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Status:
on Mar 17, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (6 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to national-14941 trailhead (33.338708, -112.052339)
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National, Chandler

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