1 mile
Distance
181 ft
Climb
-211 ft
Descent
00:24:11
Avg time

South Deer Tanks Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Goldfield Mountains
    Apache Junction, Arizona
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Sometimes hard to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Manager
    USFS

Trail needs work in spots, rock removal and change of route.

Access Info

Enter at end of Idaho Rd or Wolverine entrance to Bull Dog Canyon.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for South Deer Tanks mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -29 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,007 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,096 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,052 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,024 ft
  • Grade
    -0.375%
  • Grade max
    -18.952%
  • Grade min
    18.863%
  • Distance climb
    3,168 ft
  • Distance down
    3,487 ft
  • Distance flat
    964 ft
  • Avg time
    00:24:11
  • Avg reverse time
    00:17:44
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Status:
on Oct 25, 2020
Dry
Avg: 3.5 (2 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      South Deer Tanks Trail Reports

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      Oct 25, 2020 @ 6:46am
      Oct 25, 2020
      Mostly rideable and fun from East to West - some difficult up hill compared to Goldlink though.
      Apr 27, 2020 @ 7:55am
      Apr 27, 2020
      Boy scouts went out this season and clean up a lot of rubble and trimmed back vegetation . There was so much rubble before trail was rated...
      Apr 21, 2020 @ 5:45am
      Apr 21, 2020
      Mar 28, 2020 @ 12:01pm
      Mar 28, 2020
      This trail surprised me - I rode it E to W, and it was in very good shape, and almost all rideable, with the exception of a wash or two. The...
      Mar 14, 2020 @ 7:41am
      Mar 14, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 29 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Mar 21, 2020 @ 12:21pm
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      Mar 21, 2020 @ 12:20pm
      Mar 21, 2020
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      Mar 30, 2019 @ 3:49am
      Mar 30, 2019
      23 |
      Mar 30, 2019 @ 3:44am
      Mar 30, 2019

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