2.9 miles
Distance
158 ft
Climb
-531 ft
Descent
00:37:17
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Willow Springs Tank Trail

  • USFS
    Land Manager

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Goldfield Mountains
    Apache Junction, Arizona
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Year Round
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #96806 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #11564 in Hiking
    • #172 in Horseback
  • Local Popularity
    25 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
    • 100 in Horseback

Trail with a little hike a bike back to Willow Springs Tank and the Slice O' Heaven trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Willow Springs Tank Trail bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -374 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,827 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,234 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,201 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,827 ft
  • Grade
    -2.4%
  • Grade max
    -29.5%
  • Grade min
    16.2%
  • Distance climb
    2,943 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,396 ft
  • Avg time
    00:37:17
  • Avg reverse time
    00:54:35
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Status:
on Jan 25, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 2.65 (6 votes)

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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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      Willow Springs... Trail Reports

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      Jan 25, 2020 @ 7:35am
      Jan 25, 2020
      Rubble keeps getting worse. It is a nice hike. Hiked the bike at least 50% of trail.
      Mar 18, 2019 @ 8:59am
      Mar 18, 2019
      Some sections with tight turns and large amount of rubble. No problems with cactus or Palo Verde growth into trail.
      Oct 25, 2018 @ 9:11pm
      Oct 25, 2018
      It's rough and loose singletrack, small bucket-sized boulders in many spots...I'm riding with 160/130 travel FS Fat Bike using 27.5x3.8...
      May 14, 2018 @ 3:18pm
      May 14, 2018
      There are very good sections of the trail but overall you will be riding through river beds, and extremely lose and rocky trail. Lots of...
      Mar 18, 2017 @ 12:53pm
      Mar 18, 2017
      Amazing wildflowers today! Trail looks frequently used by equestrians. No signs of any bike use. I'm still amazed that more bikers don't come here!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      All
      • 39 rides
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      Oct 26, 2018 @ 12:11am
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      Oct 26, 2018

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      shicar (Jan 26, 2020 at 15:07)
       Has some great sections, but some horse hoof chunky rocks to deal with.
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