Black Canyon Trail

Exciting long-distance singletrack classified as an IMBA Epic Ride and a National Recreation Trail

Join Rim Tours for a fantastic mountain bike journey through the upper Sonoran Desert between Scottsdale and Sedona, including the Sonoran Preserve and Black Canyon Trails.  The sometimes challenging intermediate terrain hosts saguaro forests and rugged canyons and offers exciting long-distance singletrack that is classified as an IMBA Epic Ride and a National Recreation Trail.    We will meet in Phoenix so travel shouldn’t be hard to arrange to whisk you from cold winter temps to sunshine and short sleeves.
 

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Black Canyon Trail

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  • Standard Price:

    $1,250

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  • Bike rental:

    $60-$85/day

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  • Camp gear rental:
    $65/person
  • Dates:

    February 3-7, 2020
    February 10-14, 2020
    March 2-6, 2020
    November 10-14, 2020

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  • Departs: Phoenix, AZ
  • Distance: 100 - 120 miles
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    ELEVATION PROFILE:

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    Black Canyon Elevation Profile
     

  • Fair and 79 F at Scottsdale Airport, AZ
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    Winds are West at 3.5 MPH (3 KT). The pressure is 1012.3 mb and the humidity is 16%. Last Updated on Nov 16 2019, 3:53 pm MST.

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