Arizona is an awesome place for road and mountain biking for both the professional and the amateur. The possible rides are endless! With the help of Arizona Bike Rides, we’ve assembled the the top hard bike climbs in Arizona. Try one out if you dare!
2. Mt. Graham Hill Climb (Safford)
The Mt Graham hill climb is one of the top 15 toughest climbs in the US according to the book A Guide To Cycling Climbing & The Most Difficult Climbs in the U.S. You climb 5,981 feet in 20 miles. Ouch!
Mount Graham is about an hour east of Tucson on I-10 just south of Safford, Arizona.
3. Kitt Peak (Tuscon)
Kit Peak is west of Tucson, Arizona and will challenge riders of all levels.
The 360 degree views at the top of this sacred Native American mountain are well worth the climb.
For more awesome rides in Arizona, visit ArizonaBikeRides.com!
We can’t wait to try these Arizona rides! When you’re tackling these intense climbs, make sure you have your Swiftwick socks for ultimate comfort. Shop local and find a Swiftwick dealer near you in Arizona!