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Dona Ana Trail

 3.8 (11)
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Length

6.7 Miles 10.8 Kilometers


Singletrack

Elevation

660' 201 m

Ascent

-588' -179 m

Descent

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

18%

Max Grade (10°)

4,736' 1,443 m

High

4,249' 1,295 m

Low

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A rollercoaster through the desert.

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This is one of the most enjoyable rides I have found in this area! Take in great views of the mountains all around as you ride through narrow singletrack that feels like it was made to be ridden. A moderate climb up in to the mountains will yield an extended descent through a vast maze of singletrack that rides like you are on a rollercoaster. Watch out for the occasional rock garden and/or loose rock sections. The trail branches multiple times throughout the ride so keep your location in mind to avoid getting lost. There are no trail maps at the parking area and the trails aren't very well marked. There is an occasional signpost with minimal information at best.

The terrain is typical desert consisting of a lot of scrub brushes and cactus. Make sure you carry supplies to deal with a punctured tire.

There is a parking area next to the main dirt road leading in to the area.

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Mar 15, 2018
brian firestone
Dec 25, 2017
Evan Ely
The loop should take you on GREENROCK trail! The route mapped makes you hike a bike up a steep blow out loose road! Greenrck would bypass it perfectly 6.7mi
Nov 14, 2017
Elissa B
A little hard to follow with all the 4-wheeler tracks criss-crossing
Oct 25, 2017
richard boe wiitala
Jun 7, 2017
Barto Saurus
Got lost a couple times, but it was a fun early morning ride 6.7mi
May 19, 2017
Leah Pants
Apr 2, 2017
Cosette Montanez
6.2mi — 1h 06m
Feb 15, 2016
mark laughlin

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  3.8 from 11 votes

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#110

in New Mexico

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Jeff Moon
Rapid City, SD
Jeff Moon   Rapid City, SD
Feel free to upload new trail. I moved up to South Dakota so won't get to ride here anymore. Jul 26, 2013
Derrick Davis
Georgetown, TX
Derrick Davis   Georgetown, TX
Wish I had taken the time to find and ride this trail the cople of days I was in LC Though I did get to ride at A mtn Jan 15, 2014
Fun trail, but not super flowy. Good late afternoon ride or early morning ride when you need your "riding fix" May 8, 2016

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