Thumb Butte For Mountain Biking

The 30th most popular mountain bike trail in Arizona.

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Near Prescott, the Thumb Butte area has trails open to hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding. The high point of the trail network is 7000 feet with a view that overlooks Cooper Basin.

To reach the Thumb Butte area from downtown Prescott, travel west on Gurley Street, which becomes Thumb Butte Road. Continue on to Thumb Butte Picnic Area (3 miles from courthouse).

Overall, Thumb Butte is the 30th most popular mountain bike trail of all 103 mountain biking rides in Arizona. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Thumb Butte including Bradshaw Mountains, Granite Mountain / Granite Basin, Mingus Mountain Loop, West Spruce Trail, Mount Union / Yankee Doodle Trail and Groom Creek Trail.

Thumb Butte Mountain Biking Map



Local Contact(s):  PNF (928) 445-7253; Prescott Tourism (800) 266-7534.

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

Best Season:  Apr. - Nov.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  Pleasant St. Inn (928) 445-4774

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

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  34.55165, -112.52142

Date Published:  12/31/2015

Date Updated:  7/12/2016

ID:  5844

Thumb Butte Mountain Biking Map


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