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Santa Fe Rail Trail

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 3.3 (13)

This is a fast wide singletrack that follows the railroad tracks to Lamy and the Galisteo Basin.


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Map Key

11.7

Miles

18.8

KM

Singletrack

6,886' 2,099 m

High

6,612' 2,015 m

Low

212' 65 m

Up

428' 130 m

Down

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

4%

Max Grade (2°)

Dogs Leashed

E-Bikes Unknown

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Description

This trail starts at the parking lot on the south side of Rabbit Road at the end of the paved Santa Fe Rail Trail. It follows the tracks all the way past Eldorado to Highway 285 where the tracks cross the road.

It's a good fast training ride with very little climbing, and great for taking beginners on. There is really nothing technical on this ride, but the views can be great.

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Taber West

Trail Ratings

  3.3 from 13 votes

#6

in Santa Fe

#14928

Overall
  3.3 from 13 votes
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Trail Rankings

#6

in Santa Fe

#325

in New Mexico

#14,928

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Headed South, nice and Flowy
Sep 30, 2019 near Santa Fe, NM

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Oct 2, 2020
Gene Crabtree
Nice trail, well maintained, never seen a singletrack so wide. Good workout trail
Apr 28, 2019
Trevor Rimmer
onewheeling the nation. first trail of Santa Fe! 10mi — 9h 16m
May 9, 2018
Jim Fish
Can just do 2 or 3 miles at lunch hour, but find the scenery more interesting south of Rabbit Road better than the paved in-town section of the trail 2.5mi — 1h 00m
Jul 3, 2017
Titanium Trails
Started at Lamy end and cycled to Santa Fe and back 23.6mi
Jul 1, 2016
Lee Bergmann
Did this out and back, great way to acclimatize. Bottom half or third is single trac along the RR but the whole thing is fast and fun 24mi
Jun 3, 2016
Frank Skimahorn
Spur Ranch to Rabbit Rd and back. Boring. I rode this instead of the Galisteo trails cuz I forgot my helmet. 20.5mi — 1h 44m