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3rd Mesa Loop

 4.7 (3)

2.7 Miles 4.4 Kilometers


Singletrack

264' 81 m

Ascent

-247' -75 m

Descent

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

15%

Max Grade (8°)

6,698' 2,042 m

High

6,494' 1,979 m

Low

Shared By LeeAB Brinckerhoff

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Simply amazing singletrack in a high desert setting.

LeeAB Brinckerhoff

Dogs Unknown

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Description

This loop has a bit of everything - smooth fast sections, open bedrock, switchbacks, ledges and ramps, and a little exposure here and there all with great scenery. Riding the north side of the loop first allows for more gradual climbing though there are still a few rock steps that must be tackled. The southern half of the loop has fast descents and ramps with the occasional exposed section. It doesn't get much better than this.

The west end of the loop is Junction #8 while the east end is Junction #7.

Contacts

Local Club: Gallup Trails

Land Manager: McKinley County

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  4.7 from 3 votes

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Ben Aylsworth
Toronto, ON
Ben Aylsworth   Toronto, ON
Love the sculptures. Super fun. Great trail too. May 4, 2014

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