1 miles
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-259 ft
Descent
00:05:57
Avg time

Rock Knob Details

  • Riding Area
    McDowell Mountain Park
    Fountain Hills, Arizona
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Global Ranking
    #21247 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Rock Knob bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -252 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,421 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,681 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,681 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,429 ft
  • Grade
    -4.558%
  • Grade max
    -16.819%
  • Grade min
    9.934%
  • Distance climb
    131 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    46 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:57
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:06
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Status:
on Jan 7, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3.8 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Rock Knob Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 7, 2019 @ 8:47am
      Jan 7, 2019
      Dec 9, 2018 @ 11:01am
      Dec 9, 2018
      Lots of ruts but nothing to stop the ride....
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 11:32am
      Sep 2, 2018
      Very dry and loose but still great for a short summers ride
      Oct 29, 2017 @ 9:11am
      Oct 29, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 26 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 57 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      All
      • 456 rides
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      Photos

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      100 |
      Jul 26, 2016 @ 4:16pm
      Jul 26, 2016
      Rock Knob, Fountain Hills
      114 |
      Apr 26, 2015 @ 5:37pm
      Apr 26, 2015
      Rock Knob, Scottsdale
      160 |
      Jan 13, 2015 @ 11:39am
      Jan 13, 2015
      Rock Knob, Scottsdale

      Routes with this trail

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      53 miles
      AES: McDowell Mtns Long 2015 (Defunct) race
      63 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Tanman34 (Dec 24, 2017 at 11:19)
       Fun fast single track connector to Pemberton.
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