ATV Trails Guide Arizona Phoenix Region  by Charles A. Wells & Matt Peterson

ATV Trails Guide Arizona: Phoenix Region Guide Book

by Charles A. Wells & Matt Peterson (FunTreks)
ATV Trails Guide Arizona Phoenix Region  by Charles A. Wells & Matt Peterson
ATV Trails Guide Arizona Phoenix Region documents 30 of the best ATV and UTV trails around Phoenix. The book includes more than 180 color photos, a custom map for each trail and step-by-step instructions along the routes. GPS waypoints make it nearly impossible to get lost. Every trail has a description page telling how to find the trail, where to park, the best places to camp and what to expect during the adventure. The book's introduction covers trail selection, Arizona's OHV laws, safety, local weather, rider's responsibilities, global positioning, desert survival and more.

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Trails from the "ATV Trails Guide Arizona: Phoenix Region" Guide Book
Displaying trails 20 of 30.

Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 30.

Historic route passes numerous mine structures, many of which are hidden in dense trees. The tiny mountain town of Crown King is a popular tourist destination. Unlicensed ATVs risk a ticket on F.S. 52 ...
Carefree, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 50
A remote, high-desert, mountainous area with many old mining roads. Very scenic when viewed from high vantage points. Stay clear of open vertical mine shafts and never enter mines.
Tonopah, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 11
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A short, fun ride with moderate challenges through historic mining country. According to our local guide, some mine adits can be hiked up to a mile into the mountain; however, javelina (wild pigs) som ...
Black Canyon City, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 12.4
Sheep Bridge at end of trail is an impressive sight. Bridge spans wide Verde River with a 476-ft. walkway. Original bridge, built in 1943, was rebuilt in 1989 to look like the old bridge. Today the br ...
Phoenix, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 38
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A step up in difficulty from the kids’ practice area. This 4-mile loop offers lots of twists, turns and small hill climbs. Trail B winds back and forth in a narrow wash and is great fun. Adults will e ...
Carefree, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 4
A giant, natural roller-coaster park at the north end. Many additional miles of steep, narrow, twisting trails to explore. Washes are generally easy, but have a few rocky sections. The final wash, hea ...
Carefree, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 13
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Great fun through Box Canyon and over the bypass route, which follows a narrow, scenic high ridge. Stop and inspect an historic stage depot. The route described here bisects one of Arizona’s most popu ...
Florence, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 16.5
Conveniently located close to Phoenix, Mesa and Apache Junction. Great scenery and enough challenge to make it fun. The area is typically not as crowded as other riding areas, even though there is no ...
Apache Junction, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 26.6
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This is a fun ride to unusual historic structures. The ovens were used in the early 1900s to make coke, a clean-burning fuel used in blast furnaces to produce iron ore. Coke was made by baking a mixtu ...
Florence, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 14
A fun trail to ride with a variety of terrain. On a hot day, cool off in clear-water pools along the creeks. As you ride north, you’ll pass through historic Bumble Bee (if new freeway doesn’t wipe out ...
Black Canyon City, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 19.8
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A great place to bring the family to learn how to ride. Area is very easy to find and is close to the east side of Phoenix and Apache Junction. Very open with lots of room to camp. Easy to keep track ...
Apache Junction, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 29.1
A high-elevation trail with great views, but what you’ll remember most about this trail is its tippy spots and steep climbs. The trails that pass through Desoto Mine are on private land. F.S. 259B sto ...
Black Canyon City, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 12.8
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Gorgeous high mountain views on a clear day. Although the road is wide, it is great fun to ride. Optional difficult side trip on 422A leads to a circle of giant boulders, a great camping spot. Numerou ...
Phoenix, AZ - Mountain Biking,Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 47
See remains of the 1870s Burfind Hotel in the ghost town of Gillette. Gillette was the milling town for Tip Top Mine, which is the last stop on this trip. Patient explorers will find many hidden surpr ...
New River, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 12.8
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A BLM National Byway which climbs to the top of 5,681- ft. Harquahala Peak, the highest mountain in southwestern Arizona. At the top, find an observatory built by the Smithsonian Institution in use fr ...
Tonopah, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 7
Incredible fun if you like challenge, variety and surprises. The sandy wash that climbs the east side is an absolute blast. If F.S. 393 is not repaired, there may be sections of the road that complete ...
Phoenix, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 25
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This trail has it all: incredible scenery, historic mine buildings, and enough challenge for anyone.
Florence, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 3.7
Popular mountain ride with several great hiking trails. Very scenic trail, especially when viewed from high vantage points. Great loop with many sideroads. Trail Description: Follow well-maintained ro ...
Superior, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 37
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An in-and-out trail which accesses scenic high desert. Because it’s close to Phoenix, it makes a great day trip. Trip can be shortened by skipping Forest Roads 37 and 17, or extended by continuing eas ...
New River, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 43
Trail provides easy access to beautiful coves along north shore of Lake Pleasant. Area is small, but it takes a while to cover if you explore all the coves. Great for weekend campouts. You’ll need a f ...
Carefree, AZ - Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 9.4
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