The trail follows Fort Valley Road from Kendrick Street on the south to Fremont Boulevard on the north. South of Sechrist School, the trail is 8 feet in width and adjacent to the street. Trails users should be cautious in this section, as the trail crosses frequent side streets.
At Sechrist Elementary School the trail crosses to the east side of Fort Valley Road and continues north. This portion of the trail is a full 10 feet in width and is separated from the street. The grade from south to north is gradual but steady, and gets a little steeper near the Museum of Northern Arizona.
Kendrick Street to Schultz Pass Road
2.6 mi | 4.2 km
Asphalt: 100 percent of the trail (2.6 mi | 4.2 km)
Easy grades: 97 percent of the trail has grades of less than 5 percent
Moderate grades: 3 percent of the trail has grades between 5 and 10 percent (400 ft | 122 m)
Steep grades: None of the trail has grades between 10 and 15 percent
Very steep grades: None of the trail has grades of more than 15 percent
Maximum grade: 10 percent
Low point: 6941 ft | 2116 m
High point: 7113 ft | 2168 m
Elevation range: 172 ft | 52 m