Granite Mountain / Granite Basin For Mountain Biking

The 12th most popular mountain bike trail in Arizona.

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Northwest of Prescott near Granite Mountain in the Prescott National Forest, the Granite Basin Recreation Area has an network of trails shared by hikers, mountain bikers and horseback riders. The trail system is a series of loops that can be linked together to form long rides.

There are several trailheads that service the Granite Basin. The most popular trailheads are the Williamson Valley Trailhead in the north, the Katahn/Willow Creek Trailhead in the east, and the Cayuse Trailhead which is centrally located.

Overall, Granite Mountain / Granite Basin is the 12th most popular mountain bike trail of all 103 mountain biking rides in Arizona. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Granite Mountain / Granite Basin including Bradshaw Mountains, Mingus Mountain Loop, West Spruce Trail, Mount Union / Yankee Doodle Trail, Thumb Butte and Groom Creek Trail.

Granite Mountain / Granite Basin Mountain Biking Map



Local Contact(s):  PNF (928) 445-7253 or 443-8000; Prescott Tourism (800) 266-7534; Arizona Tourism (866) 275-5816

Recommended Book:  "Sedona Fat Tire Tales And Trails" from Cosmic Ray

Best Season:  Apr. - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  NFS Yavapai Campground; Pleasant St. Inn (928) 445-4774

Luxury Loding:  Mt. Version Inn (928) 778-0886; Prescott Pines Inn (800) 541-5374.

Breakfast Restaurant:  Flips Cafe SR89 North of SR89A

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  34.6071, -112.5362

Date Published:  1/1/2016

Date Updated:  7/16/2016

ID:  5839

Granite Mountain / Granite Basin Mountain Biking Map


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