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Manzanita Mountains Trail System

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82 mi 132 km of trail 6 Rides

Easy Trails 3 Trails Intermediate Trails 37 Trails Hard Trails 11 Trails

Rides in Manzanita Mountains Trail System - 6

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Favorite Riding off small drop off
Difficult

Tunnel, Otero, West Figure 8

9.4 mi 15.2 km • Loop • 1,175 ft Ascent 358.28 m Ascent

(50) Carnuel, NM
Favorite Some challenging climbs.
Intermediate/Difficult

Coyote/Chamisoso Loop

11.2 mi 18.1 km • Loop • 1,177 ft Ascent 358.75 m Ascent

(35) Carnuel, NM
Favorite Sandías in the background
Intermediate

12 Hours of Albuquerque Race Course

12.1 mi 19.4 km • Loop • 1,112 ft Ascent 339.04 m Ascent

(16) Pondero…, NM
Favorite Some challenging climbs.
Difficult

Manzano Monster Loop

27.2 mi 43.8 km • Loop • 2,938 ft Ascent 895.63 m Ascent

(14) Carnuel, NM
Favorite On trail wildlife. I saw an interesting looking rock that suddenly started to move, turns out it was this little guy. Horny toad.
Intermediate/Difficult

Mahogany and Gamble Extended Combo

12.3 mi 19.8 km • Loop • 1,159 ft Ascent 353.2 m Ascent

(13) Pondero…, NM
Favorite Some challenging climbs.
Difficult

North Cedro Singletrack

17.9 mi 28.7 km • Loop • 2,134 ft Ascent 650.51 m Ascent

(5) Carnuel, NM

Trails in Manzanita Mountains Trail System - 45

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1.7 mi 2.7 km #1Otero Canyon
Intermediate
Carnuel, NM
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.7 km Carnuel, NM 20 
5.3 mi 8.5 km #2Coyote Trail (Trail 5619)
Intermediate/Difficult
Carnuel, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
5.3 mi 8.5 km Carnuel, NM 10 
1.9 mi 3.0 km #3Pokerchip South
Intermediate/Difficult
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
1.9 mi 3.0 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
1.4 mi 2.2 km #4Three Bottles
Difficult
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Difficult
1.4 mi 2.2 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
2.6 mi 4.1 km #5Birdhouse Ridge
Intermediate/Difficult
Carnuel, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
2.6 mi 4.1 km Carnuel, NM 10 
1.7 mi 2.8 km #6Lone Pine Trail #05628
Intermediate
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.8 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
3.8 mi 6.1 km #7Juan Tomas Open Space
Easy/Intermediate
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Easy/Intermediate
3.8 mi 6.1 km Ponderosa Pine, NM 12 
2.2 mi 3.6 km #8Southern Crossing
Intermediate
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.6 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
1.0 mi 1.6 km #9Drop In
Easy/Intermediate
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Easy/Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
1.9 mi 3.1 km #10Cedro Singletrack (Trail 5252B)
Intermediate
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.1 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
1.3 mi 2.1 km #11G Nasty
Intermediate
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
3.0 mi 4.9 km #12Turkey Trot
Intermediate/Difficult
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
3.0 mi 4.9 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
1.7 mi 2.7 km #13More Turkey
Difficult
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Difficult
1.7 mi 2.7 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
1.5 mi 2.4 km #14Deadman
Intermediate
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
1.8 mi 2.8 km #15Cajun Pine
Intermediate
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Intermediate
1.8 mi 2.8 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
1.3 mi 2.0 km #16Lower Three Bottle Flow
Difficult
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Difficult
1.3 mi 2.0 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
1.9 mi 3.0 km #17Pokerchip North
Difficult
Ponderosa Pine, NM
Difficult
1.9 mi 3.0 km Ponderosa Pine, NM
0.4 mi 0.7 km #18ATV Bypass Trail
Intermediate
Carnuel, NM
Intermediate
0.4 mi 0.7 km Carnuel, NM
2.4 mi 3.9 km #19West Ridge
Intermediate/Difficult
Carnuel, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
2.4 mi 3.9 km Carnuel, NM
2.7 mi 4.4 km #20Chamisoso Trail (Trail 5184)
Intermediate/Difficult
Carnuel, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
2.7 mi 4.4 km Carnuel, NM

Photos of Manzanita Mountains Trail System - 114

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Some challenging climbs.
Oct 12, 2016 near Sandia…, NM
Southern crossing in the fall. Awesome trail.
Oct 22, 2016 near Pondero…, NM
Sandías in the background
May 15, 2015 near Pondero…, NM
Somewhere between rolling it and sending it!
Jul 10, 2017 near Pondero…, NM
Riding off small drop off
Jan 3, 2018 near Pondero…, NM
Rocky challenges on FS Rd 106
Apr 6, 2013 near Pondero…, NM
Rock ledges galore await you on Birdhouse Ridge which is best ridden downhill.
Sep 8, 2016 near Carnuel, NM
There are some pretty nice drops on the black diamond trail of Three Bottles.
Sep 8, 2016 near Pondero…, NM