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blue Cave Creek Thriller 24K

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15.3 mile 24.6 kilometer point to point
96% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 1,536' 468 m
Descent: -1,345' -410 m
High: 2,508' 765 m
Low: 1,865' 568 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 20% (11°)

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Trail shared by Noah Dougherty

This 24K race traverses a northern portion of the Maricopa Trail finishing in the heart of Cave Creek Regional Park.

Noah Dougherty

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Overview

A point-to-point race, runners get to experience some great singletrack on the Maricopa Trail followed by some challenging climbs with multiple vistas overlooking the Tonto National Forest and Cave Creek Regional Park.

Description

Starting at the Anthem Trailhead, runners get to experience miles of the Maricopa Trail connecting with the Cave Creek Regional Park. Challenging climbs after the first 5-6 miles bring runners to some viewpoints that are hard to beat. Once inside the park, runners will see why this regional park is considered one of the best in the system!

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Land Manager: Maricopa County Parks

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