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2,753 mi 4,431 km of trail 118 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 230 Trails Intermediate Trails 542 Trails Hard Trails 221 Trails
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Recommended Routes in New Mexico - 118

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Favorite Fall on the South Boundary Trail
Difficult

South Boundary Trail #164 - IMBA EPIC

21.4 mi 34.4 km 1,608' Up 490.05 m Up 4,384' Down 1336.37 m Down

Angel Fire, NM
Favorite Minerals oozing out of the springs at White Mesa New Mexico
Intermediate/Difficult

White Ridge Trail System - Main Loop

8.4 mi 13.5 km 803' Up 244.84 m Up 801' Down 244.19 m Down

Jemez P…, NM
Favorite The dreaded rock-slide feature is better taken with balanced power than all-out mashing.
Intermediate

North Foothills, Elena Gallegos Main Loop

10.0 mi 16.1 km 875' Up 266.71 m Up 875' Down 266.66 m Down

Sandia…, NM
Favorite Rift Valley Trail during November
Intermediate

Rift Valley Trail

12.6 mi 20.4 km 723' Up 220.22 m Up 723' Down 220.36 m Down

Ranchos…, NM
Favorite Quick ride before the monsoons roll over the Sandia Mountains. New Mexico
Intermediate

Figure Eight Mile Olio

8.6 mi 13.8 km 1,001' Up 305.12 m Up 1,001' Down 305.08 m Down

Placitas, NM
Favorite Riding off small drop off
Difficult

Tunnel, Otero, West Figure 8

9.4 mi 15.2 km 1,175' Up 358.28 m Up 1,187' Down 361.83 m Down

Carnuel, NM
Favorite Great trail work on the switchbacks.
Intermediate

High Desert Trail System, 3rd and 2nd Mesa Loop

13.9 mi 22.4 km 852' Up 259.8 m Up 850' Down 259.19 m Down

Gallup, NM
Favorite Horsethief Mesa Trail ~ some of New Mexico's finest singletrack
Intermediate

Horsethief Mesa Loop

12.7 mi 20.4 km 943' Up 287.37 m Up 939' Down 286.28 m Down

Arroyo…, NM

Trails in New Mexico - 873

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9.3 mi 14.9 km #1Winsor Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Santa Fe, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
Santa Fe, NM 66 
3.4 mi 5.5 km #2Dragon's Back Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Jemez Pueblo, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
Jemez Pueblo, NM 27 
2.0 mi 3.3 km #3Bobsled
Intermediate
Placitas, NM
Intermediate
Placitas, NM 32 
9.2 mi 14.7 km #4Alien Run
Intermediate
Aztec, NM
Intermediate
Aztec, NM 35 
1.4 mi 2.2 km #5Cedar Creek Downhill Trail #120F
Difficult
Ruidoso, NM
Difficult
Ruidoso, NM 21 
5.8 mi 9.3 km #6Grindstone Lake Trail
Intermediate
Ruidoso, NM
Intermediate
Ruidoso, NM 23 
1.6 mi 2.5 km #7Holy Molé
Intermediate/Difficult
Pecos, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
Pecos, NM 15 
1.3 mi 2.0 km #8Chili Dog
Difficult
Pecos, NM
Difficult
Pecos, NM 12 
1.7 mi 2.7 km #9Otero Canyon
Intermediate
Carnuel, NM
Intermediate
Carnuel, NM 22 
1.6 mi 2.5 km #10Boulder Dash
Intermediate
Angel Fire, NM
Intermediate
Angel Fire, NM 11 
2.7 mi 4.4 km #11Jagged Axe
Difficult
Pecos, NM
Difficult
Pecos, NM
1.4 mi 2.2 km #12World Cup
Difficult
Angel Fire, NM
Difficult
Angel Fire, NM
0.9 mi 1.4 km #13Chutes & Ladders
Difficult
Angel Fire, NM
Difficult
Angel Fire, NM
5.3 mi 8.5 km #14Coyote Trail (Trail 5619)
Intermediate/Difficult
Carnuel, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
Carnuel, NM 11 
1.9 mi 3.1 km #15Upper Rio En Medio #163
Difficult
Santa Fe, NM
Difficult
Santa Fe, NM
1.2 mi 1.9 km #16Alamo Vista
Difficult
Santa Fe, NM
Difficult
Santa Fe, NM
4.8 mi 7.8 km #17Lost Lake Trail #91
Intermediate/Difficult
Red River, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
Red River, NM
0.6 mi 0.9 km #18Janker DH
Very Difficult
Pecos, NM
Very Difficult
Pecos, NM
2.7 mi 4.4 km #19Grindstone Ridge Connector
Intermediate
Ruidoso, NM
Intermediate
Ruidoso, NM
0.4 mi 0.6 km #20Fo' Sho'
Difficult
Angel Fire, NM
Difficult
Angel Fire, NM

Photos of New Mexico - 1348

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Bobsled Trail descent has several humps and pumps.
Aug 22, 2016 near Placitas, NM
Jagged Axe ain't no joke!
May 30, 2017 near Pecos, NM
The Valley Trail is an easy pedal that skirts the western edge of the White Ridge Bike Trails.
Mar 30, 2015 near Jemez P…, NM
Fall on the South Boundary Trail
Nov 9, 2018 near Ranchos…, NM
Susan Getting some air on the 6 Fattie
Aug 14, 2016 near Enchant…, NM
Jess shows the guys how it's done on the lip-y drop mid-way down Jagged Axe.
May 30, 2017 near Pecos, NM
Bridge crossing a drainage on the Coyote trail.  Rider: Shari Heier.
Jul 1, 2017 near Angel Fire, NM
There's some interesting places to ride around Taos!  Riding around Arroyo Hondo the other day I came across this sculpture that seems to pay homage to mountain biking's roots; rigid steel frames, beer, and fun!  This was right by a road so I'm guessing an avid rider and artist lives nearby.
Aug 12, 2015 near Arroyo…, NM