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    RR: Kaibab - Navajo Trail & AZT 42-43 (X-Post from AZ)

    A few of us did a 2-day exploratory ride on the northern reaches of the Kaibab Plateau last weekend, partly to ride the last two (northernmost) passages of the Arizona Trail, and partly to scout a trail that had practically zero beta: Navajo Trail. The ride was a resounding success!! Ride report at the link below:

    Kaibab'n for Singletrack

    A few teaser pics:
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    House Rock Valley rd.
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    Start of the Navajo Trail
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    Cresting the big HAB, Vermilion Cliffs in the background
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    Near the intersection with the AZT
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    Views of Zion Nat'l Park
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    Saw one Kaibab squirrel on day 2
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    She's still smiling after 70 miles!
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    Getting ready for the final 1500' descent
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    All done!
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    I grew up at Lake Powell, but didn't MTB until now. It's definitely beautiful country up there. Looks like a ton of fun.
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