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The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
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      Popular Trail Networks

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      Mariposa Fat Bike Trails 41 82 40 10
      Placitas 5 57 1
      West Mesa 14 35 2
      Cedro 2 27 9 1
      Placitas North 21 11 2
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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      891
      Trails Mountain Bike
      809
      Trails E-Bike
      244
      Trails Hike
      834
      Trails Trail Running
      834
      Trails Horse
      230
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      112
      Trails Observed Trials
      14
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      14
      Trails Snowshoe
      6
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      6
      Total Distance
      1,294 mile
      Total Descent
      148,326 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,902 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,648 ft
      Reports
      5,516
      Photos
      1,063
      Ridden Counter
      50,671

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      Destination Showcase: Albuquerque, New Mexico
      May 18, 2022 from pinkbike.com
      Your guide to the amazing riding, and equally great food, in Albuquerque.

      Popular Albuquerque Area Mountain Biking Trails

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      341
      Sandia Foothills - North
      Bobsled
      Placitas
      305
      Sandia Foothills - North
      Dragons Back
      White Ridge Trail System
      Otero Canyon
      Otero/David Canyon
      High Voltage #59 (South)
      Placitas
      Es07
      Placitas
      High Voltage #59
      Placitas
      White Ridge Trail A
      White Ridge Trail System
      Dragons Back Extension
      White Ridge Trail System
      366
      Sandia Foothills - North
      Tunnel Canyon
      Otero/David Canyon
      505
      Sandia Foothills - North
      342
      Sandia Foothills - North
      White Ridge Trail B
      White Ridge Trail System

      Albuquerque Area Mountain Bike Routes

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      Classic Mariposa Loop
      Mariposa Fat Bike Trails
      9 miles
      Red Classic Into SWTH Into Red Enchilada
      Red Mesa Trails
      12 miles
      Dragon Slayer Loop
      White Ridge Trail System
      8 miles
      Stairway Loop
      Red Mesa Trails
      9 miles
      Twisted Tree
      Mariposa Fat Bike Trails
      17 miles
      Cedro 30
      Cedro
      30 miles
      Jemez View from Durka Durkastan (very scenic, fat or plus 3.0 bike specific)
      Mariposa Fat Bike Trails
      21 miles
      Tablezon Shred
      Gutierrez Canyon Open Space
      19 miles
      Mariposa to White Mesa & Red Mesa connector
      Mariposa Fat Bike Trails
      34 miles
      Full Faulty 30
      Sandia Mountain East Side Trails
      30 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 7 rides
      Yesterday
      • 86 rides
      Past Week
      • 577 rides

      Photos of Albuquerque Area Mountain Bike

      trail: South Faulty
      1 |
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 7:32am
      Aug 6, 2022
      trail: Foo Drop
      0 |
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 7:26am
      Aug 6, 2022
      trail: South Faulty
      1 |
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 4:25pm
      Aug 1, 2022
      trail: South Faulty
      1 |
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 4:25pm
      Aug 1, 2022
      trail: South Faulty
      2 |
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 4:25pm
      Aug 1, 2022
      trail: Madera Locura
      2 |
      Jul 27, 2022 @ 9:25am
      Jul 27, 2022
      trail: Wagon Road
      83 |
      Oct 1, 2018 @ 9:08pm
      Oct 1, 2018
      trail: Wagon Road
      66 |
      Apr 1, 2018 @ 7:28am
      Apr 1, 2018

      Videos of Albuquerque Area Mountain Bike

      Full on DH/Poop Wash
      trail: Poop Wash
      61 | Dec 24, 2021
      Full on DH
      trail: Poop Wash
      55 | Oct 30, 2021
      Bobsled Trail, Placitas, New Mexico
      trail: Bobsled
      93 | Sep 12, 2021
      Raiders of the Lost Gnar
      133 | Sep 12, 2021
      A Jump Line in the ABQ South Foothills
      trail: Foothills
      108 | Aug 17, 2021
      Finding the line in Placitas
      55 | Feb 25, 2021
      MTB Self-Film
      188 | Nov 2, 2020
      Golden Open Space November 2019
      2:06 | 120 | Dec 22, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1545598FattieMcFataddreportSaw Tooth (east)
      Aug 12, 2022 @ 8:36pm
      12 hours
      user #3141004Brad1fsDHcwishlisttrailVenada Fat Fingers
      Aug 12, 2022 @ 8:33am
      24 hours
      user #1417608Bdav29addkarmaSandia Peak Ski & Tram
      Aug 12, 2022 @ 8:17am
      1 day
      user #2774519bflRBYriddentrailCentral Spine
      Aug 11, 2022 @ 9:49pm
      1 day
      user #858520pcmxaaddreportEmbudo Bike Path and 1 more
      Aug 11, 2022 @ 7:55am
      2 days

      Recent Comments

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      user #3093448Roman4iROT3trailJuniperThe trail was nice but it had recently been...
      Jun 30, 2022 @ 7:27am
      Jun 30, 2022
      user #2556145Stevnj47trailRoad NoiseClosed May 2022 due to extreme fire danger.
      May 23, 2022 @ 2:18pm
      May 23, 2022
      user #2502381shawnpperryreportOak Flat ConnectorPray for rain
      May 20, 2022 @ 1:20pm
      May 20, 2022
      user #1443214aas136reportChallengeIs the trail closed?
      May 20, 2022 @ 7:24am
      May 20, 2022
      user #2088305BenKoetrailDragons Back ExtensionThat hike a bike is no joke, took me a minute...
      May 13, 2022 @ 3:38pm
      May 13, 2022

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike8091,105 mile102,070 ft452 miles5,722 ft
      1,0275,5067074,221
      E-Bike244439 miles29,281 ft181 miles2,844 ft
      4,7633769
      Hike8341,228 mile142,064 ft512 miles5,902 ft
      355,49062,334
      Trail Running8341,232 mile142,733 ft514 miles5,902 ft
      25,49061,410
      Horse230405 miles63,455 ft184 miles5,741 ft
      1,100126
      Dirtbike/Moto112220 miles21,775 ft106 miles2,713 ft
      1,1913363
      Observed Trials1427 miles4,787 ft14 miles1,158 ft
      692
      ATV/ORV/OHV1428 miles1,378 ft10 miles2,103 ft
      92649
      Snowshoe66 miles1,453 ft4 miles3,530 ft
      444
      Backcountry Ski13,373 ft79 ft1,506 ft115 ft
      1136
      Nordic Ski65 miles896 ft3 miles692 ft
      4121
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