Thumb Butte For Mountain Biking
The 30th most popular mountain bike trail in Arizona.
Tuesday 12 July 2016 01:37 GMT
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.