In accordance with the Governor’s Stay Healthy, Return Smarter, Return Stronger guidelines a plan to reopen Mesa Parks, Recreation and community facilities in phases is underway.  


Desert Trails Bike Park Overlook Mountain
Desert Trails Bike Park Kids

Desert Trails Park


2955 N. Recker Rd., Mesa, AZ 85215

Desert Trails Park is 35 acres and includes a series of biking trails, a pump track, and a kids’ skills track. The trails consist of a ¾-mile perimeter trail for hiking and non-motorized bike use. These trails go up to the top of the hill for hikers and non-motorized bikers. There are three progressive flow trails for downhill bike use. The flow trails are: • Beginner Level (Green) - Runaway Train Trail • Intermediate Level (Blue) - Squirrel Catcher Trail • Expert Level (Black) - Double Trouble Trail The skills track, pump track, and three flow trails are designed to introduce and progressively develop new skills for BMX-style bike riding.