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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    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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  • Fair and 99 F at Scottsdale Airport, AZ
    Winds are Calm. The pressure is 1007.6 mb and the humidity is 13%. The heat index is 94. Last Updated on Sep 26 2020, 3:53 pm MST.

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