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  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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      Northside is a self-guided *fee-based mountain biking area on 1,200 acres of private alpine wilderness. As a mapped and signed trail system designed especially for mountain biking, Northside is a looped trail network with spectacular overlooks, single and double track routes through pines, aspen, and meadows.

      The terrain is best suited for the intermediate and higher level rider.

      *-Daily-$10 Seasonal-$50
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Private Property
      Parking at the Kachina Vista Municipal Park for Northside Trail access google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1
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      • 13

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jul 21, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

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      Trails (view details)
      15
      Trails Mountain Bike
      23
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      23
      Trails Trail Running
      23
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent
      602 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,417 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      12,133 ft
      Reports
      11
      Photos
      2
      Ridden Counter
      312

      Photos of Northside at Taos Ski Valley Mountain Bike

      report
      27 |
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 5:31pm
      Nov 12, 2019
      82 |
      Sep 9, 2019 @ 2:04pm
      Sep 9, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Sawmill/Steam Engine
      Jul 21, 2021 @ 2:45pm
      Jul 21, 2021
      VariableTMBA TMBASome trees. Mostly clear. Will be closing...
      Frazer Mountain Road
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 3:13pm
      Jun 26, 2021
      Idealmtbwanderer
      Bull of the Woods Road
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 3:11pm
      Jun 26, 2021
      Idealmtbwanderer
      Kachina Road
      Oct 3, 2020 @ 1:07pm
      Oct 3, 2020
      Very DryJ-chrisOver all a good easy ride
      Gold Camp
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 12:48pm
      Aug 4, 2020
      DryJschulz11596

      Activity Feed

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      user #1864965TMBAaddreportSawmill/Steam Engine
      Jul 21, 2021 @ 2:46pm
      Jul 21, 2021
      user #2147316mtbwandererriddentrailPhoenix Switchback Road
      Jun 28, 2021 @ 7:08am
      Jun 28, 2021
      user #2147316mtbwandereraddtrailPhoenix Switchback Road
      Jun 27, 2021 @ 8:56am
      Jun 27, 2021
      user #1148302msmcfateupdatetrailFrazer Mountain Road
      Jun 27, 2021 @ 6:04am
      Jun 27, 2021
      user #2147316mtbwandereraddreportBull of the Woods Road and 1 more
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 3:11pm
      Jun 26, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1559751AggieAmatrailGold CampTrail system is a lot of fun but there is a...
      Nov 2, 2020 @ 1:20pm
      Nov 2, 2020

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2319 miles600 ft2 miles3,415 ft
      #5,703#2,60821185
      E-Bike17 miles108 ft4,199 ft2,946 ft
      #1,1692
      Hike2319 miles600 ft2 miles3,415 ft
      #5,088#2,5031119
      Trail Running2319 miles600 ft2 miles3,415 ft
      #5,080#2,497117
      Horse17 miles108 ft4,199 ft2,946 ft
      Dirtbike/Moto17 miles108 ft4,199 ft2,946 ft
      ATV/ORV/OHV17 miles108 ft4,199 ft2,946 ft
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