ELDEN MOUNTAIN

Located just North of Flagstaff off east Highway 180 and is rated as an easy trail. A popular Northern Arizona off-road trail for mountain bikers (be careful and pay attention) this trail offers outstanding view of Mormon Lake, Oak Creek Canyon, Humphreys Peak, Painted Desert, and Sunset Crater National Monument. From the starting point to where the road splits at the top of this climb you’ll travel 6.3 miles, the other roads will add about ½ to ¾ of mile to the trail the entire ride should take you around 30 minutes. The top elevation of this trail peaks at 9,299 ft. Contact the Peaks Ranger Station in Flagstaff for more information if this trail is open.