1.2 miles
Distance
74 ft
Climb
-156 ft
Descent
00:11:11
Avg time

Redtail Ridge Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Sweetwater Preserve
    Tucson, Arizona
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #18320 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Manager
    Pima County

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Redtail Ridge is a 1 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Tucson Arizona. This multi-use trail can be used both directions. On average it takes 11 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Redtail Ridge bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -82 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,522 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,637 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,633 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,551 ft
  • Grade
    -1.246%
  • Grade max
    -22.013%
  • Grade min
    61.477%
  • Distance climb
    1,798 ft
  • Distance down
    3,367 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,433 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:11
  • Avg reverse time
    00:15:27
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Status:
on Feb 26, 2021
Dry
Avg: 4 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Radar Time
      Directions to redtail-ridge trailhead (32.266020, -111.091350)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 545 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,238 rides
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      Photos

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      128 |
      Oct 2, 2017 @ 11:59am
      Oct 2, 2017
      150 |
      Jan 31, 2017 @ 2:22pm
      Jan 31, 2017

      Routes with this trail

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      Stay Right!
      10 miles
      SDMB Featured Ride - Tour de Sweetwater featured
      13 miles
      All of Sweetwater
      17 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      agmtb (Aug 1, 2020 at 13:56)
       This trail has some rocky spots that add to the intermediate tech. Have seen a desert tortoise on it and nearby. My favorite at Sweetwater.
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      redtail ridge. sweetwater preserve. tucson.
      12:17 | 122 | Mar 19, 2019 , Tucson
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