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  • Snow Packed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      18 miles of flowy, singletrack goodness located in Ruidoso proper.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      AKA: Grindstone Lake
      Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
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      • 7


      Caution on Jan 7, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #678
      State Ranking
      #4
      Trails (view details)
      10
      Trails Mountain Bike
      10
      Trails Hike
      10
      Trails Trail Running
      10
      Total Distance
      18 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      9 miles
      Total Descent
      3,595 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,105 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,903 ft
      Reports
      7
      Photos
      4
      Ridden Counter
      150

      Recent Trail Reports

      Current Trail Warnings

      traildateinfo
      Lake Trail A
      Jan 7, 2019 @ 1:34pm
      Jan 7, 2019
      Trail is muddy and covered in snow, where...

      Photos of Grindstone Mountain Bike

      14 |
      Nov 23, 2018 @ 7:07am
      Nov 23, 2018
      Fisherman's Trail, Ruidoso
      trail: Lake Trail A
      46 |
      May 9, 2018 @ 11:53am
      May 9, 2018
      Lake Trail A, My City
      trail: Lake Trail A
      13 |
      May 9, 2018 @ 11:53am
      May 9, 2018
      Lake Trail A, My City
      trail: Mesa Loop
      195 |
      Jun 9, 2015 @ 7:39am
      Jun 9, 2015
      Mesa Loop, Ruidoso
      more photos »

      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1636316Member37addreportLake Trail A
      Jan 7, 2019 @ 1:34pm
      Jan 7, 2019
      user #1636316Member37addridelogJan 7, 2019 ride log
      Jan 7, 2019 @ 1:30pm
      Jan 7, 2019
      user #1667577Twitch004addphotoMy self at Fisherman's Trail in Ruidoso, New Mexico, United States
      Nov 23, 2018 @ 7:08am
      Nov 23, 2018
      user #1351305ATX-CJ7addreportFisherman's Trail
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 9:38pm
      Oct 22, 2018
      user #1351305ATX-CJ7addridelogOct 22, 2018 ride log
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 2:06pm
      Oct 22, 2018
      view more »

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Cedar Creek Recreation Area 4 7 43.3 km
      Bluff Springs 832.9 km
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