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Dixie Mountain Loop

Intermediate
 4.5 (11)

A popular singletrack loop in the Sonoran Desert Preserve.


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Map Key

4.0

Miles

6.4

KM

Singletrack

2,047' 624 m

High

1,654' 504 m

Low

543' 165 m

Up

540' 165 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

18%

Max Grade (10°)

Dogs Leashed

E-Bikes Unknown

Features -none-

Family Friendly Access via the Bobcat Trail lends itself to turning around at any point for a downhill return, or ride counter-clockwise to Dixie Summit as a good turnaround point if accessing via Hawk's Nest.

Description

This is a sweet desert singletrack loop, and one of the more popular trails in the area.

Contacts

Shared By:

Wendy Sweet with improvements by Jordan Furbish

Trail Ratings

  4.5 from 11 votes

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  4.5 from 11 votes
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Photos

Sunday morning ride on Sonoran Figure 8 Loop. Hot air balloons around every corner!
Jun 16, 2014 near Anthem, AZ
On the climb up the east side.
Dec 5, 2019 near Anthem, AZ
Nice vista and flowing downhill
May 29, 2016 near Anthem, AZ
Intersecting Trailheads Trail V to DT or ride D as a loop
May 2, 2014 near Anthem, AZ
Taking a quick stretch break.
May 29, 2016 near Anthem, AZ

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Oct 8, 2020
AJ Wanta
Backside of Dixie loop = Best view of sunrise in area. 4mi
Sep 13, 2020
AJ Wanta
Great ride, crux is right at the beginning of the ride with a nice incline up Hawks Nest. Plenty of connecting trails to explore Nature. 3.6mi
Feb 23, 2020
Garrett Sissingh
13h 00m
Jan 25, 2020
Ben Rakozy
Great loop. I prefer it clockwise.
Oct 19, 2019
Ben Rakozy
Oct 17, 2019
Sean Terrillion
6.9mi — 0h 53m
Sep 29, 2019
Ben Rakozy
Jun 1, 2019
Sean Terrillion
6mi — 0h 50m