3,156 ft
Distance
72 ft
Climb
-48 ft
Descent
00:20:15
Avg time

Sun Circle Loop Details

  • Riding Area
    Sweetwater Preserve
    Tucson, Arizona
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Jan - Dec
  • Global Ranking
    #18152 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #583 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 100 in Hiking

A nice, short extension to the Black Rock Loop. The terrain is primarily rocky single track with some very nice views.

Access Info

Access is via the Sweetwater Trailhead.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Sun Circle Loop bike trail
  • Altitude change
    24 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,547 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,605 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,547 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,571 ft
  • Grade
    0.753%
  • Grade max
    -9.629%
  • Grade min
    20.338%
  • Distance climb
    1,493 ft
  • Distance down
    1,425 ft
  • Distance flat
    239 ft
  • Avg time
    00:20:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:22
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Status:
on Jan 6, 2019
Wet
Avg: 4 (2 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

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • 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 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
      Directions to sun-circle-loop trailhead (32.279950, -111.092970)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 15 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 226 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,229 rides
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      Photos

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      Oct 2, 2017 @ 12:34pm
      Oct 2, 2017
      Sun Circle Loop, Tucson

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