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Recommended Routes in Phoenix Metro - 26

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Favorite Hawes at Sunset - Hard to beat.
Intermediate/Difficult

Hawes Trail Network: Hawes, Ridge, Secret, and Saguaro

11.7 mi 18.8 km 971' Up 295.81 m Up 978' Down 298.04 m Down

Fountai…, AZ
Favorite Sidewinder Trail cutting through the saguaros
Intermediate

Sonoran Desert Loop

13.4 mi 21.5 km 1,112' Up 339.02 m Up 1,110' Down 338.44 m Down

Cave Creek, AZ
Favorite Ride past Balanced Rock for a unique and epic experience!
Intermediate

Brown's Ranch Perimeter Loop

15.5 mi 24.9 km 629' Up 191.72 m Up 629' Down 191.63 m Down

Carefree, AZ
Favorite Sun setting on Desert Classic Trail
Intermediate

Desert Classic

17.5 mi 28.2 km 881' Up 268.48 m Up 881' Down 268.52 m Down

Guadalupe, AZ
Favorite Cruisin' down Rock Knob Trail
Intermediate

Pemberton Loop

15.7 mi 25.3 km 792' Up 241.53 m Up 791' Down 241.09 m Down

Rio Verde, AZ
Favorite Desert Classic Trail
Difficult

East National Loop

9.7 mi 15.6 km 1,042' Up 317.46 m Up 1,041' Down 317.41 m Down

Guadalupe, AZ
Favorite Always look up the trail, even when climbing. I nearly ran over this rattle snake, then dropped my bike and danced out of the way. Snakes never seem to go out of their way to bite, just don
Intermediate/Difficult

Cave Creek Cactus Classic Race Loop

23.2 mi 37.3 km 1,680' Up 511.98 m Up 1,688' Down 514.37 m Down

Cave Creek, AZ
Favorite It's all smiles on the Dynamite Trail descent!
Intermediate

San Tan Mountain Regional Park

11.6 mi 18.7 km 1,058' Up 322.53 m Up 1,058' Down 322.58 m Down

Queen C…, AZ
Favorite Sonoran sunset in January.
Intermediate

Sonoran Long Figure 8

10.5 mi 16.9 km 1,091' Up 332.5 m Up 1,082' Down 329.82 m Down

Anthem, AZ

Phoenix Metro Biking

  • 1,090 Miles 1,754 Kilometers of Trail
  • 26 Recommended Routes
  • 131 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 146 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 38 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Phoenix Metro - 289

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6.2 mi 10.0 km #1Apache Wash Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Cave Creek, AZ
Easy/Intermediate
Cave Creek, AZ 59 
3.0 mi 4.8 km #2Sport Loop
Intermediate
Fountain Hills, AZ
Intermediate
Fountain Hills, AZ 37 
13.8 mi 22.2 km #3National Trail
Difficult
Laveen, AZ
Difficult
Laveen, AZ 18 
8.0 mi 12.8 km #4Long Loop
Intermediate
Fountain Hills, AZ
Intermediate
Fountain Hills, AZ 35 
7.1 mi 11.5 km #5Sonoran Loop Competitive Track - Outer Loop
Intermediate
Citrus Park, AZ
Intermediate
Citrus Park, AZ 30 
7.1 mi 11.4 km #6Sidewinder Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Anthem, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
Anthem, AZ 33 
1.9 mi 3.1 km #7Geronimo Trail
Difficult
Guadalupe, AZ
Difficult
Guadalupe, AZ 15 
11.6 mi 18.7 km #8Hawknest Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Carefree, AZ
Easy/Intermediate
Carefree, AZ 21 
2.7 mi 4.3 km #9Technical Loop
Difficult
Fountain Hills, AZ
Difficult
Fountain Hills, AZ 23 
4.6 mi 7.5 km #10Granite Mountain Loop Trail
Intermediate
Rio Verde, AZ
Intermediate
Rio Verde, AZ 16 

Photos of Phoenix Metro - 492

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Sunset on Helipad Trail
Nov 10, 2013 near Guadalupe, AZ
Hawes at Sunset - Hard to beat.
Oct 19, 2016 near Fountai…, AZ
Red Mountain from Upper Ridge Trail
Mar 11, 2015 near Fountai…, AZ
Sunset on Helipad Trail
Nov 10, 2013 near Guadalupe, AZ
There's high-fives from hikers and plenty of rocks to smash on National Trail.
Apr 7, 2017 near Guadalupe, AZ
Ride past Balanced Rock for a unique and epic experience!
Feb 10, 2017 near Carefree, AZ
Sun setting on Desert Classic Trail
Jun 26, 2015 near Guadalupe, AZ
Sunset from the helicopter pad
Dec 25, 2014 near Guadalupe, AZ