Located just north of the heart of the city, the 11 mile one-way Phoenix Mountain 100 Trail is a singletrack cuts across this mountain preserve. A good side loop is the Perl Charles Trail (#1A).
To reach the Phoenix Mountain Preserve mountain biking trailhead from Phoenix, head north on SR51 (Squaw Peak Parkway) to exit #7 (Northern Ave.). Proceed east into the Dreamy Draw Recreation Area parking lot.
Overall, Phoenix Mountain Preserve Trail is the 6th most popular mountain bike trail of all 103 mountain biking rides in Arizona.