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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
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  • popular
  • less popular
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      Popular Trail Networks

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      Mariposa Fat Bike Trails 39 73 36 9
      Placitas 2 52
      West Mesa 11 35 2
      Cedro 2 26 9 1
      Placitas North 21 11 2
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      Region Details
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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      777
      Trails Mountain Bike
      735
      Trails E-Bike
      223
      Trails Hike
      727
      Trails Trail Running
      728
      Trails Horse
      183
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      106
      Trails Observed Trials
      14
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      14
      Trails Snowshoe
      6
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      6
      Total Distance
      1,139 mile
      Total Descent
      121,173 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,740 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,648 ft
      Reports
      3,853
      Photos
      843
      Ridden Counter
      34,916

      Popular Albuquerque Area Mountain Biking Trails

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      341
      Sandia Foothills - North
      Otero Canyon
      Otero/David Canyon
      Bobsled #52
      Placitas
      305
      Sandia Foothills - North
      Dragons Back
      White Ridge Trail System
      Es07
      Placitas
      Tunnel Canyon
      Otero/David Canyon
      High Voltage #59 (South)
      Placitas
      Dragons Back Extension
      White Ridge Trail System
      White Ridge Trail A
      White Ridge Trail System
      High Voltage #59
      Placitas
      Gnasty W/aG
      Otero/David Canyon
      White Ridge Trail B
      White Ridge Trail System
      366
      Sandia Foothills - North
      342
      Sandia Foothills - North

      Albuquerque Area Mountain Bike Routes

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      Stairway Loop
      Red Mesa Trails
      9 miles
      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
      Cedro 30
      Cedro
      30 miles
      Twisted Tree
      Mariposa Fat Bike Trails
      17 miles
      Classic “Non fat” friendly loop. (2.8-3.0+ Tire recommended)
      Mariposa Fat Bike Trails
      12 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
      North+South Foothills From Embudito
      Sandia Foothills - North
      27 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 32 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 51 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 431 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance

      Photos of Albuquerque Area Mountain Bike

      1 |
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 6:49pm
      Jul 30, 2021
      trail: Foo Drop
      2 |
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 6:48pm
      Jul 30, 2021
      trail: Foo Drop
      2 |
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 6:48pm
      Jul 30, 2021
      trail: South Faulty
      5 |
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 11:39am
      Jul 16, 2021
      trail: South Faulty
      4 |
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 11:39am
      Jul 16, 2021
      trail: Armijo
      4 |
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 11:38am
      Jul 16, 2021
      trail: Challenge
      21 |
      Jun 25, 2021 @ 12:20pm
      Jun 25, 2021
      trail: Road Noise
      10 |
      Jun 23, 2021 @ 8:17am
      Jun 23, 2021

      Videos of Albuquerque Area Mountain Bike

      Finding the line in Placitas
      29 | Feb 25, 2021
      MTB Self-Film
      103 | Nov 2, 2020
      Golden Open Space November 2019
      2:06 | 89 | Dec 22, 2019
      Fat Bike Trek Farley
      0:05 | 148 | Nov 25, 2019
      Hippitty hopitty, jump, jump, jump.
      0:24 | 73 | Dec 10, 2018
      Otero canyon - first ride
      2:00 | 196 | Nov 6, 2018
      He Broke Both of His Arms at The Radius....
      0:16 | 961 | Jun 2, 2018
      Otero Sampler
      6:17 | 235 | Apr 27, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Red Canyon Arroyo the gorge
      Mariposa Fat Bike Trails
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 3:41pm
      1 day
      IdealFattieMcFat
      Car Wash Drop
      Sandia Foothills - North
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 6:54pm
      Jul 30, 2021
      Unknownericfoltz TRAILFORKSMajor ruts from the rains.
      Powerline
      Sandia Foothills - South
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 6:52pm
      Jul 30, 2021
      Idealericfoltz TRAILFORKSVery rutted from the rains.

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #477125TerraFormerupdatetrailSledgehammer
      Aug 4, 2021 @ 6:44pm
      8 mins
      user #2494544westmesamtbaddreportJemez View (north)
      Aug 4, 2021 @ 11:00am
      8 hours
      user #1545598FattieMcFataddreportLower Reservoir and 3 more
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 8:08pm
      23 hours
      user #2200920MathematicusaddreportBosque Trail
      Aug 2, 2021 @ 7:40pm
      2 days
      user #2200920MathematicusaddreportBachechi
      Aug 2, 2021 @ 7:40pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

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      user #1511663robertelliswtrailDragons BackFast. Flowy. Amazing views. Fast. Fast. Flowy....
      Jul 19, 2021 @ 10:12am
      Jul 19, 2021
      user #1511663robertelliswtrailRed Classic LoopI had high hopes for this trail. I love a good...
      Jul 18, 2021 @ 1:48pm
      Jul 18, 2021
      user #2445810d-inoobinatitrailGoblin PiledriverTrailforks' inability to delete wrong comments...
      Jul 2, 2021 @ 10:29am
      Jul 2, 2021
      user #2445810d-inoobinatitrailGoblin PiledriverMountain biking is NOT allowed on this trail....
      Jul 2, 2021 @ 10:19am
      Jul 2, 2021
      user #2352734Benw25trailEasy PickinI would call this a blue trail as well. Due to...
      May 25, 2021 @ 12:09pm
      May 25, 2021

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike7351,039 mile98,944 ft426 miles5,722 ft
      8353,8446050,632
      E-Bike223422 miles29,052 ft175 miles2,844 ft
      3,3013199
      Hike7271,083 mile115,482 ft441 miles5,738 ft
      113,82941,483
      Trail Running7281,088 mile116,158 ft443 miles5,738 ft
      3,8295655
      Horse183308 miles38,186 ft132 miles5,738 ft
      1,02324
      Dirtbike/Moto106216 miles21,637 ft104 miles2,713 ft
      999343
      Observed Trials1427 miles4,787 ft14 miles1,158 ft
      142
      ATV/ORV/OHV1428 miles1,378 ft10 miles2,103 ft
      95543
      Snowshoe66 miles1,453 ft4 miles3,530 ft
      134
      Backcountry Ski13,373 ft79 ft1,506 ft115 ft
      175
      Nordic Ski65 miles896 ft3 miles692 ft
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