2.2 miles
Distance
282 ft
Climb
-272 ft
Descent
00:17:43
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of West Side Story Trail

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    Land Manager

West Side Story Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Spence Basin
    Prescott, Arizona
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #14385 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #8148 in Trail Running
    • #8756 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking

Nice flowing trail skirting around the west side of The Pines.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for West Side Story mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    10 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,848 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,008 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,946 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,956 ft
  • Grade
    0.081%
  • Grade max
    -36.885%
  • Grade min
    20.037%
  • Distance climb
    4,825 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    1,638 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:43
  • Avg reverse time
    00:18:42
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Status:
on Mar 15, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 3.75 (11 votes)
Your vote: 0

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      West Side Story Trail Reports

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      Mar 15, 2022 @ 10:02pm
      Mar 15, 2022
      Great condition, let 'er rip
      Jan 31, 2022 @ 12:24pm
      Jan 31, 2022
      Some damp areas and just a few small spots of mud. No issues.
      Oct 26, 2021 @ 11:01am
      Oct 26, 2021
      Jul 20, 2021 @ 5:35pm
      Jul 20, 2021
      Perfect dirt and a great trail.
      Jun 13, 2021 @ 9:44am
      Jun 13, 2021
      Still branches and wood chips from the Forrest clearing. Forrest much more open now and not as wooded. Really changed the feel of the trail. Sad.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 243 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,431 rides
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      Photos

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      3 |
      May 2, 2022 @ 10:08am
      May 2, 2022
      6 |
      Apr 10, 2022 @ 1:27pm
      Apr 10, 2022
      62 |
      Aug 15, 2020 @ 5:47pm
      Aug 15, 2020
      64 |
      May 2, 2020 @ 7:12pm
      May 2, 2020

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Thomasbenko (May 30, 2018 at 8:04)
       Great flow n the climb out isn’t very steep. Hook it up with Russ T for more dh flow.
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