3 miles
Distance
254 ft
Climb
-268 ft
Descent
00:21:54
Avg time

Sport Loop Details

  • Riding area
    McDowell Mountain Park
    Fountain Hills, Arizona
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • TTFs on trail
    Roller Coaster
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

Sport Loop is single track and part of the Competitive Trails at McDowell, it has rolling, short steep climbs fast downhill sections, some rocky areas then pops out back at the parking lot. It's a good warm up for the Technical and Long Loops.

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More Stats for Sport Loop mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -13 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,617 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,782 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,676 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,663 ft
  • Grade
    -0.086%
  • Grade max
    -35.224%
  • Grade min
    45.739%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,401 ft
  • Avg time
    00:21:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:35
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Status:
on Dec 3, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (11 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to sport-loop-14913 trailhead (33.669210, -111.702100)
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Sport Loop Trail Reports

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Apr 26, 2015 @ 5:36pm
Apr 26, 2015
Sport Loop, Scottsdale
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Apr 26, 2015 @ 5:36pm
Apr 26, 2015
Sport Loop, Scottsdale
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Apr 26, 2015 @ 5:36pm
Apr 26, 2015
Sport Loop, Scottsdale
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Apr 26, 2015 @ 5:36pm
Apr 26, 2015
Sport Loop, Scottsdale

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag pennamefreedom (Nov 2, 2017 at 17:35)
 What a great ride! Great length for families and beginners, varied terrain but nothing too tricky. My favorite loop here!
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