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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Radar Time
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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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      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Tecolote Trailhead google parking directions
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      Region Details
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      • 22
      • 8

      Region Status
      Caution as of Aug 29, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      42
      Trails Mountain Bike
      41
      Trails Hike
      42
      Trails Trail Running
      42
      Trails Horse
      18
      Trails Snowshoe
      4
      Trails Nordic Ski
      3
      Total Distance
      51 miles
      Total Descent
      10,822 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,108 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,578 ft
      Reports
      213
      Photos
      48
      Ridden Counter
      2,587

      Photos of Sandia Mountain East Side Trails Mountain Bike

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      Nov 12, 2021 @ 1:33pm
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      Nov 12, 2021 @ 1:33pm
      Nov 12, 2021
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      Oct 22, 2021 @ 11:55am
      Oct 22, 2021
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      Oct 4, 2021 @ 11:59am
      Oct 4, 2021
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      Oct 4, 2021 @ 11:59am
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      Oct 4, 2021 @ 11:59am
      Oct 4, 2021

      Videos of Sandia Mountain East Side Trails Mountain Bike

      MSC # 2 Chile Challenge
      trail: Challenge
      3:29 | 176 | Sep 5, 2012
      Ginger Vision Episode #3- MSC/ Pro GRT Chile...
      trail: Challenge
      4:47 | 12654 | Jun 18, 2012
      Chili Challenge 2012
      trail: Challenge
      8:25 | 287 | Jun 13, 2012
      redbull challenge chillin' to worldcup
      trail: Challenge
      11:28 | 225 | Oct 17, 2011
      MSC #4 Chile Challenge
      trail: Challenge
      3:57 | 3258 | Jun 23, 2011
      Traumatizing Hikers in the Sandias
      7:26 | 234 | Nov 17, 2019 , Albuquerque
      Traumatizing Hikers in the Sandias
      trail: Tecolote
      7:26 | 160 | Nov 17, 2019 , Albuquerque
      MSC#3 Chile Challenge
      trail: Challenge
      6:00 | 1253 | Jun 3, 2008

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2954439MyleshGtBxpwishlisttrailChallenge
      Jan 23, 2022 @ 9:57pm
      2 days
      user #730402vincetrailaddreportDeer Bed
      Dec 17, 2021 @ 5:36am
      Dec 17, 2021
      user #2202637MrhesleyaddreportTree Spring
      Dec 4, 2021 @ 11:59am
      Dec 4, 2021
      user #2676248mpiehotawishlisttrailTree Spring
      Dec 3, 2021 @ 7:04am
      Dec 3, 2021
      user #1443214aas136addreportChallenge and 2 more
      Nov 28, 2021 @ 2:30am
      Nov 28, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2711387MudFootstrailNorth FaultyThis trail would be amazing with some...
      Oct 23, 2021 @ 12:23pm
      Oct 23, 2021
      user #908334aldousfilchertrailChallengeThe upper reroute is hot turd, but the rest of...
      Oct 11, 2021 @ 1:03pm
      Oct 11, 2021
      user #2419979gnarflow13trailBartsEdit to my previous comment in Nov: Not...
      May 9, 2021 @ 6:06pm
      May 9, 2021
      user #2419979gnarflow13trailBartsHike-a-bike uphill. You're better off running....
      Nov 13, 2020 @ 8:19pm
      Nov 13, 2020
      user #2419979gnarflow13trailMadera LocuraGoing down, it's a fun, flowy, and steep at...
      Nov 13, 2020 @ 8:16pm
      Nov 13, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Sandia Peak Ski & Tram 2 5 1 12.8 km
      Sandia Foothills - North 13 9 3 13.6 km
      Gutierrez Canyon Open Space 4 74.1 km
      Sandia Foothills - South 12 16 9 27.5 km
      Golden Open Space 5 27.6 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike4147 miles10,807 ft23 miles3,494 ft
      #1,575#8414721222,463
      Hike4251 miles10,823 ft23 miles4,108 ft
      #1,222#7481212133
      Trail Running4251 miles10,823 ft23 miles4,108 ft
      #1,230#74821240
      Horse1823 miles4,032 ft10 miles4,108 ft
      #166#1196211
      Snowshoe43 miles919 ft3 miles3,478 ft
      21
      Nordic Ski32 miles282 ft1 mile249 ft
      13
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