Kentucky Camp

3.67 out of 5
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About this trail
From Gardner Canyon parking cross road and trail is uphill 200 yards and down thru canyon, tricky crossing and back up the canypn's other side. You leave the stream gradually climb back to it thru a Flume trail built over a century ago. Kentucky Camp is a rentable restored old house built that caters to hikers and mountain bikers.
High grass and oak hills. Always water in stream. Trail is often ridden to second stream crossing but continues to wilderness boundary and beyond.
added by abegoldDoubletrack
Trail Features
Trail features
  • Lift Service
  • Drinking Water
  •   Night Riding
  • Pump Track
  • Restrooms
  • Winter Fat Biking
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September 22, 2015
Review: Rode this trail in late September. The usually visible Az trail was almost completely obscured by 3- 4 foot grasses and flowers. ( a full summer of monsoon rains was the culprit ). Was pretty hard to ride very fast, but the late summer wildflowers everywhere still made it a very enjoyable ride.

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Granny Gear

January 29, 2012
jkhask Granny Gear  
Review: great trail...there is actually two routes you can take. I stayed north at the Y and looped back arround. Its a pretty fast singletrack, the trail is also pretty decently makred.

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August 28, 2011
abegold Doubletrack  
Review: If starting in Fish Canyon near Kentucky Camp there will be climbing and descending the 4 miles to Gardner Canyon. If starting there and heading south, you'll cross a small canyon and gently climb to the 2 mile section of twisting, almost flat trail to the wilderness boundary. This is an IMBA Epic ride and Arizona Trail.

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Kentucky Camp MTB Trail 3.67 out of 5 based on 3 ratings. 3 user reviews.
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