CCW Loop Route from high desert of historic
Holbrook, AZ to forests of the Mogollon Rim to tundra of the White
Mountains from 5100 to 9400 ft. 251mi/407km~9500 ft climbing (85%
This loop route starts and ends in the Painted Desert at historic
Holbrook, AZ, approx. 5200 ft. The CounterClockWise (CCW) route goes
southwest thru Heber into the pine forest of the Mogollon Rim then
loops east thru Show Low then south up into the White Mountains to top
out at 9407 feet near Big Lake and the Mt. Baldy Wilderness Area
before the descent north back thru Eagar/Springerville, Lyman Lake and
St. John's. Riders will be rewarded with a variety of open and
forested terrain and spectacular views along the White Mountains
Scenic Road. Elevation varies between 5100-9407 feet with total
climbing about 9000 ft. July-August is N. AZ monsoon season, which
also produces abundant wildflowers along the route, especially in the
high country sections.
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