Northeast of Payson, the blazed Blue Ridge section of the Arizona Trail is an 8 mile one-way mountain bike trek across meadows, forests and canyons past nearby hot springs. It stretches from General Springs Cabin in the south to NFS Blue Ridge Campground in the north. From SR87, follow FS300 east for six miles to trailhead. The Arizona Trail follows Fred Haught Trail for a short distance.
Overall, Arizona Trail - Blue Ridge is the 26th most popular mountain bike trail of all 103 mountain biking rides in Arizona.