1 miles
Distance
270 ft
Climb
-336 ft
Descent
00:12:59
Avg time

Ridgeback Details

  • Riding Area
    Phoenix Sonoran Preserve
    Phoenix, Arizona
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #18369 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Hiking

Good steep climb. Some tight switchbacks and some exposure. Great views from the top. Climbs and rides well both directions.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Ridgeback bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -65 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,804 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,094 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,869 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,804 ft
  • Grade
    -0.825%
  • Grade max
    -82.084%
  • Grade min
    33.204%
  • Distance climb
    4,152 ft
  • Distance down
    2,988 ft
  • Distance flat
    773 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:59
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:46
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Status:
on Jan 31, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to ridgeback-15232 trailhead (33.782670, -112.059660)
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Ridgeback Trail Reports

datedescription
Jan 31, 2018 @ 7:19am
Jan 31, 2018
Loose areas on the climb and a few hikers.
Nov 1, 2017 @ 8:25am
Nov 1, 2017
Same as always
Jul 19, 2017 @ 9:18pm
Jul 19, 2017
Recent rains = Sticky trails.
Jul 6, 2017 @ 5:45am
Jul 6, 2017
Mar 26, 2017 @ 11:30pm
Mar 26, 2017
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag Tanman34 (Nov 18, 2017 at 6:50)
 Pure fun! Awesome smooth steep climb with a fast flowing downhill. What more can you ask for?
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