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Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
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  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
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Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
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      Network of trails On National Forest Service Land. This are is distinguished from the other major riding area in the vicinity (Cedro) by the fact that this area is West of NM highway 337.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Manzanita Trail System
      Land Status: National Forest
      Parking google parking directions
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      Region Details
      • 4
      • 8
      • 21
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 4, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      34
      Trails Mountain Bike
      34
      Trails E-Bike
      18
      Trails Hike
      34
      Trails Trail Running
      34
      Trails Horse
      9
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      18
      Trails Observed Trials
      4
      Total Distance
      49 miles
      Total Descent
      6,737 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,145 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,712 ft
      Reports
      557
      Photos
      92
      Ridden Counter
      8,120

      Photos of Otero/David Canyon Mountain Bike

      trail: Otero Canyon
      2 |
      Jan 9, 2022 @ 6:05pm
      Jan 9, 2022
      trail: Otero Canyon
      2 |
      Jan 9, 2022 @ 6:05pm
      Jan 9, 2022
      trail: Sofa King
      10 |
      Sep 21, 2021 @ 12:33pm
      Sep 21, 2021
      32 |
      May 24, 2021 @ 8:44am
      May 24, 2021
      24 |
      May 3, 2021 @ 2:31pm
      May 3, 2021
      56 |
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 3:00pm
      Oct 24, 2020
      trail: Ponderosa
      22 |
      Aug 26, 2020 @ 11:20am
      Aug 26, 2020
      trail: Turkey Trot
      35 |
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 5:05pm
      Jul 11, 2020

      Videos of Otero/David Canyon Mountain Bike

      Otero canyon - first ride
      2:00 | 206 | Nov 6, 2018
      He Broke Both of His Arms at The Radius....
      0:16 | 967 | Jun 2, 2018
      Otero Sampler
      6:17 | 239 | Apr 27, 2017
      Cable Camera Test: Otero
      0:52 | 404 | Apr 11, 2012
      Cedro Bike Trails
      11:46 | 35 | Aug 9, 2021 , Albuquerque
      Blue Ribbon Chunk | Otero Canyon Shred // MTB
      11:58 | 126 | Jan 12, 2021 , Albuquerque
      Blue Ribbon Chunk | Otero Canyon Shred // MTB
      11:58 | 61 | Dec 6, 2020 , Albuquerque
      Blue Ribbon Chunk | Otero Canyon Shred // MTB
      11:58 | 82 | Dec 6, 2020 , Albuquerque

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Deadman
      Jan 15, 2022 @ 6:32am
      Jan 15, 2022
      IcyMrhesleyICY and Dangerous. had to take the road...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2202637MrhesleyaddreportDeadman
      Jan 16, 2022 @ 7:13am
      Jan 16, 2022
      user #2926232BilbonzoriddentrailOtero Canyon
      Jan 13, 2022 @ 7:24pm
      Jan 13, 2022
      user #2788443SenditsafelyaddreportDeadman and 2 more
      Jan 13, 2022 @ 7:40am
      Jan 13, 2022
      user #2926232BilbonzowishlisttrailPonderosa and 1 more
      Jan 10, 2022 @ 9:11am
      Jan 10, 2022
      user #2926232BilbonzoriddentrailBlue Ribbon
      Jan 10, 2022 @ 8:55am
      Jan 10, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1497986Rider51trailLower Three Bottles FlowI agree with you. There's a sign at the top...
      Dec 22, 2021 @ 9:24pm
      Dec 22, 2021
      user #1077736colino16trailEasy PickinBlue trail due to very chunky rocks. Not...
      Nov 12, 2021 @ 6:47pm
      Nov 12, 2021
      user #2419979gnarflow13trailLower Three Bottles FlowA great trail. Sure, not your typical bikepark...
      Sep 6, 2021 @ 1:38pm
      Sep 6, 2021
      user #1354109foggnmtrailLower Three Bottles Flow100% true. I did some work during the build...
      Sep 6, 2021 @ 12:17pm
      Sep 6, 2021
      user #1354109foggnmtrailThree BottlesThink the description meant to say south to...
      Sep 6, 2021 @ 11:55am
      Sep 6, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Cedro 2 27 9 14.1 km
      Manzano Open Space 1 27.6 km
      Gutierrez Canyon Open Space 4 79.1 km
      Sandia Foothills - South 12 16 9 29.2 km
      Edgewood Open Space 3 1 19.7 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3449 miles6,736 ft25 miles1,145 ft
      #610#31092557117,393
      E-Bike1830 miles4,593 ft16 miles1,145 ft
      #211#6351837
      Hike3449 miles6,736 ft25 miles1,145 ft
      #426#25855764
      Trail Running3449 miles6,736 ft25 miles1,145 ft
      #427#25755742
      Horse916 miles2,451 ft9 miles1,027 ft
      2202
      Dirtbike/Moto1830 miles4,593 ft16 miles1,145 ft
      2303
      Observed Trials46 miles1,198 ft3 miles1,135 ft
      91
      • By hrsjqb1 & contributors
      • Admins: AMBA, schmeena
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      • otero/david canyon activity log | embed map of Otero/David Canyon mountain bike trails | otero/david canyon mountain biking points of interest

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