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The Tour de Payson Returns on Saturday, May 8

April 2, 2010

By Bob Beane What does Payson have in common with Paris-Roubaix, La Vuelta a Espana and Le Tour de France? Well, within 50 miles of riding in Payson you can (1) cross a ¼ mile dirt/cobbled section of road…twice, (2) ride a climb that will remind you of a Vuelta route in southern Spain and […]

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Houston Mesa Shoofly Loop

April 14, 2008

Research implied that the Houston Mesa area in Payson might be worth riding… I got out there last weekend and hit the Shoofly loop, the more difficult of the two loops out there. First, not impressed with the trails. I knew they were multi-use trails (ATV included), but I thought there would be at least […]

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Willow Springs Lake Trail; Mogollon Rim

November 21, 2006
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Highline Trail: The 260 Trailhead, Payson

September 12, 2006

View Highline Trail 31 in a larger map On Labor Day I rode the Highline Trail from the Two-Sixty trailhead to See Canyon Trail (just north of Christopher Creek) then back to the 260. It’s the third time I’ve ridden this particular portion of the Highline trail. The trail was pristine.The Mogollon Rim is a […]

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