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Slate Trail

Intermediate
 3.3 (8)

This trail starts at the parking lot and connects with Flume Trail, Quartz Trail, and Overton Trail.


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Map Key

2.1

Miles

3.3

KM

Singletrack

2,133' 650 m

High

1,998' 609 m

Low

82' 25 m

Up

158' 48 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

8%

Max Grade (4°)

Dogs Unknown

E-Bikes Allowed

Features -none-

This trail is open to hikers and equestrian riders. Expect traffic in both directions and be prepared to yield appropriately.

Description

Expect easy pedaling and occasional horse traffic. This is a good connector to Quartz Trail and Flume Trail.

Contacts

Land Manager: Maricopa County Parks

Shared By:

Lynn Baldwin

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  3.3 from 8 votes

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  3.3 from 8 votes
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Photos

Slate Trail homeward bound!
Oct 21, 2019 near Cave Creek, AZ
Rock hardened IMBA trail section across Cave Creek Wash. Did better than I thought it would. Needs a little loving but still there.
Aug 25, 2013 near Cave Creek, AZ
Junction of Quartz Trail and Slate Trail
May 14, 2013 near Cave Creek, AZ
Slate "steps" on the Slate Trail.
Apr 29, 2013 near Cave Creek, AZ
Trailhead for the Slate Trail.
Apr 29, 2013 near Cave Creek, AZ

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Feb 12, 2019
Cindy Siders
Jan 19, 2018
Tom Antles II
interesting trail but difficult for beginners
Aug 6, 2017
Conrad Anderson
A fast and fun trail with some fantastic downhill! 3.7mi