close
Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Native/Tribal
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      The High Desert Trail network is located in Gallup with a variety of singletrack trails with easy access to the I-40.

      "The High Desert Trail System is a single track trail that provides a variety of terrain with the least technical beginning at the East Trail. The three loops of of the trail - First Mesa, Second Mesa, and Third Mesa - increase in technical difficultly of terrain. Map/signs are posted at all intersections. Please do not ride or hike on these trails when conditions are wet and muddy." -Gallup Trails Website
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      West Parking area google parking directions
      Region Supporters & Maintainers
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 5

      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (www.galluptrails.com)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,348
      State Ranking
      #7
      Trails
      7
      Reports
      7
      Photos
      10
      Ridden Counter
      119

      Photos of High Desert Trails Mountain Bike

      25 |
      Oct 27, 2017 @ 8:39am
      Oct 27, 2017
      First Mesa Loop, Gallup
      4 |
      Oct 16, 2017 @ 9:25pm
      Oct 16, 2017
      Second Mesa (South), My City
      3 |
      Oct 16, 2017 @ 9:24pm
      Oct 16, 2017
      Second Mesa (South), My City
      4 |
      Apr 23, 2017 @ 3:26pm
      Apr 23, 2017
      First Mesa Loop, My City
      more photos »

      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1086399bart882addreportGamercy Trail and 2 more
      Apr 3, 2018 @ 8:54pm
      Apr 3, 2018
      user #1467220SH007wishlistregionHigh Desert Trails
      Jan 29, 2018 @ 12:06pm
      Jan 29, 2018
      user #1216531BeyermattwishlisttrailThird Mesa (North)
      Jan 17, 2018 @ 12:05am
      Jan 17, 2018
      user #626859freak-a-zoidaddridelogJun 21, 2014 ride log and 1 more
      Dec 19, 2017 @ 8:54am
      Dec 19, 2017
      user #627246chuktAupdateregionHigh Desert Trails
      Dec 11, 2017 @ 5:54pm
      Dec 11, 2017
      view more »

      Nearby Riding Areas

      namedistance
      Zuni Mountains 3 3418.7 km
      • By ericfoltz TRAILFORKS & contributors
      • Admins: apply
      • #12303 - 577 views
      • high desert trails activity log | embed map of High Desert Trails mountain bike trails | high desert trails mountain biking points of interest
      • subscribe print map 3d map donate to earn trail karma!

      Downloading of trail gps tracks in kml & gpx formats is enabled for High Desert Trails.
      You must login to download files.