Beginner Loop

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  4.2 from 6 votes
green  Easy from 3 votes
Rank: #1 in the Cottownwood Valley Trail System area
#22 in NV, #2,237 Overall
Views: 4,550. Last 30 days: 180
Apr 6 Green
Trail in the area near Las Vegas,
“Beginner Loop is mostly flat and smooth with a slight gradient in either direction.”
Markk Knowles on Apr 29, 2013
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3.86.1 milesKilometers 347’106 m Ascent 4,099’1,249 m High 3% Avg Grade (2°)
Singletrack Type -341’-104 m Descent 3,755’1,145 m Low 6% Max Grade (3°)
6:37 average time for 3.8 miles. Details

This is a fun loop to introduce a beginner to mountain biking in Cottonwood. This trail starts and ends at the Latenight trailhead on Hwy 16 and connects to many others to start a day of excellent mountain biking in southern Nevada.
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4.4 (10)
More drops, flow & exposure than one trail deserves - and a blast to ride!
near Enterprise, NV
4.3 (9)
Challenging and technical with a stunning backdrop; an exciting place to ride...
near Las Vegas, NV
4.1 (11)
An excellent romp that starts with several miles of moderate climbing and gre...
near Las Vegas, NV

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