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43 mi 69 km of trail 2 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 26 Trails Intermediate Trails 17 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

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Recommended Routes in Placitas - 2

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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 Trailhead at 5200 feet is one of the lowest in the Albuquerque area
Intermediate

Placitas Open Space

5.6 mi 9.1 km 569' Up 173.5 m Up 569' Down 173.38 m Down

Enchant…, NM

Trails in Placitas - 41

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2.0 mi 3.3 km #1Bobsled
Intermediate
Placitas, NM
Intermediate
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1.6 mi 2.6 km #2Chalk Dust
Intermediate/Difficult
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Intermediate/Difficult
Placitas, NM
1.6 mi 2.6 km #3High Voltage
Intermediate/Difficult
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Intermediate/Difficult
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1.4 mi 2.2 km #4Sunset Loop
Easy
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Easy
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0.5 mi 0.8 km #5Sunset View
Easy
Enchanted Hills, NM
Easy
Enchanted Hills, NM
0.1 mi 0.2 km #6Northeast Bench
Easy
Placitas, NM
Easy
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0.4 mi 0.7 km #7Placer Run
Easy
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Easy
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1.5 mi 2.3 km #8Fence Line
Intermediate
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Intermediate
Placitas, NM
1.8 mi 3.0 km #9Strip Mine Trail
Intermediate
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Intermediate
Placitas, NM
5.8 mi 9.4 km #10Forest Loop Road
Easy/Intermediate
Placitas, NM
Easy/Intermediate
Placitas, NM
1.3 mi 2.1 km #11Mustang Alley
Intermediate
Placitas, NM
Intermediate
Placitas, NM
2.3 mi 3.8 km #12South Sky Mountain Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Bernalillo, NM
Easy/Intermediate
Bernalillo, NM
1.1 mi 1.7 km #13Sidewinder
Intermediate
Placitas, NM
Intermediate
Placitas, NM
0.7 mi 1.1 km #14CS24
Easy/Intermediate
Placitas, NM
Easy/Intermediate
Placitas, NM
1.8 mi 2.9 km #15Sky Mountain Trail
Easy
Bernalillo, NM
Easy
Bernalillo, NM
0.2 mi 0.4 km #16Coyote Ears
Easy
Placitas, NM
Easy
Placitas, NM
0.7 mi 1.1 km #17Saddle Up
Intermediate
Placitas, NM
Intermediate
Placitas, NM
0.4 mi 0.7 km #18Cienega
Easy
Placitas, NM
Easy
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0.9 mi 1.4 km #19Alta Vista
Easy
Placitas, NM
Easy
Placitas, NM
1.1 mi 1.8 km #20Inside Out
Intermediate
Placitas, NM
Intermediate
Placitas, NM

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Bobsled Trail descent has several humps and pumps.
Aug 22, 2016 near Placitas, NM
An optional feature on the way back to the trailhead.
Jul 19, 2019 near Bernalillo, NM
Quick ride before the monsoons roll over the Sandia Mountains. New Mexico
Sep 14, 2016 near Placitas, NM
Opt outside. Go ride your bike.
Jan 25, 2017 near Placitas, NM
Here I am carving some beautiful singletrack ribbon. Keep singletrack narrow.
Jan 25, 2017 near Placitas, NM
The red hills offer fun terrain to explore while the Sandias command the skyline.
Mar 13, 2017 near Placitas, NM
Enjoy nice views during this narrow singletrack climb.
Feb 13, 2017 near Placitas, NM
Come experience Juniper Berry Run in the Placitas Trails, New Mexico.
Jan 22, 2017 near Bernalillo, NM