“A fun, one-hour loop utilizing some of the best trails in the Emmanuel Pines area.”
— michael maier
Emmanuel Pines, in Prescott, Arizona, has some of the newest and most fun trails currently being built. This loop represents some of the best in the Emmanuel Pines area with its fast, flowing, and fun hardpack singletrack.
The City of Prescott, the Prescott National Forest branch, and a group called the Over the Hill Gang are turning Prescott into a national destination for mountain bikers. This loop ride covers some of the latest trails being built.
The ride starts from North Spence Springs Road, just a few hundred yard down from Iron Springs Road. There is a dirt lot to park on your left. Across from parking lot is a trail called Noodle Trail
. Start there, and ride to where you'll turn west on Juniper Gate
, which will take you to a junction with Tunnel Vision
Follow Tunnel Vision
until you reach West Side Story
, which will bring you to Russ T. Fender
. Connect with Tatanka
, and then hit the Javelina Trail #332
, which is part of the Prescott Circle Trail
. Take it back over to the train grade, up to Sidekick
, and back to Noodle Trail
until you reach the parking lot.