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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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  • 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.
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  • popular
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Radar Time
x Activity Recordings
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.
Trails Deemphasized
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      Ski Area - Sometimes lift served, mostly not. Two trails, one green one blue/black. Green is one way downhill.

      There are other unofficial downhill trails on this mountain.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Cienega Picnic and Trailhead google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 2
      • 5
      • 1
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 18, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      11
      Trails Mountain Bike
      11
      Trails Hike
      11
      Trails Trail Running
      11
      Trails Horse
      5
      Trails Snowshoe
      2
      Trails Nordic Ski
      2
      Total Distance
      20 miles
      Total Descent
      5,331 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,255 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      10,631 ft
      Reports
      46
      Photos
      28
      Ridden Counter
      1,383

      Photos of Sandia Peak Ski & Tram Mountain Bike

      26 |
      Sep 20, 2021 @ 6:23pm
      Sep 20, 2021
      17 |
      Sep 20, 2021 @ 6:23pm
      Sep 20, 2021
      18 |
      Sep 20, 2021 @ 6:23pm
      Sep 20, 2021
      18 |
      Sep 20, 2021 @ 6:22pm
      Sep 20, 2021
      18 |
      Sep 20, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Sep 20, 2021
      48 |
      May 24, 2021 @ 8:40am
      May 24, 2021
      64 |
      May 24, 2021 @ 8:40am
      May 24, 2021
      trail: Bill Spring
      52 |
      Oct 30, 2020 @ 9:35am
      Oct 30, 2020

      Videos of Sandia Peak Ski & Tram Mountain Bike

      short clip
      0:44 | 427 | Oct 7, 2015
      Sandia Peak Ski Area
      19:52 | 631 | Nov 27, 2009
      Traumatizing Hikers in the Sandias
      7:26 | 152 | Nov 17, 2019 , Albuquerque

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2954439MyleshGtBxpwishlisttrailChallenge
      Jan 23, 2022 @ 9:58pm
      3 days
      user #2926232BilbonzoriddentrailGolden Eagle - Sandia Peak
      Jan 10, 2022 @ 8:45am
      Jan 10, 2022
      user #2180497Itsasecret123commenttrailGolden Eagle - Sandia Peak
      Dec 2, 2021 @ 10:32am
      Dec 2, 2021
      user #2180497Itsasecret123riddentrailGolden Eagle - Sandia Peak
      Dec 2, 2021 @ 10:27am
      Dec 2, 2021
      user #748921davidtheburtonaddreportChallenge Connector
      Nov 27, 2021 @ 9:14am
      Nov 27, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2180497Itsasecret123trailGolden Eagle - Sandia PeakAlmost easy to a fault. If you're riding...
      Dec 2, 2021 @ 10:32am
      Dec 2, 2021
      user #29487ev-dogtrailGolden Eagle - Sandia PeakFun descent. Counted 10-11 trees down. Most...
      Oct 20, 2021 @ 1:22am
      Oct 20, 2021
      user #2503298mckaybtrailGolden Eagle - Sandia PeakFun trail with lots of switchbacks that...
      Dec 8, 2020 @ 9:14am
      Dec 8, 2020
      user #2419979gnarflow13trailKing of the MountainSwitch. Backs. Not very steep, but it has it's...
      Nov 13, 2020 @ 8:10pm
      Nov 13, 2020
      user #2350248LvovskytrailGolden Eagle - Sandia PeakFirst time on this trail and first season on...
      Aug 29, 2020 @ 8:57pm
      Aug 29, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Sandia Mountain East Side Trails 10 22 82.8 km
      Sandia Foothills - North 13 9 3 13.2 km
      Gutierrez Canyon Open Space 4 76.9 km
      Golden Open Space 5 26.9 km
      Placitas 3 577.3 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1120 miles5,331 ft11 miles3,255 ft
      #3,434#1,576284621,391
      Hike1120 miles5,331 ft11 miles3,255 ft
      #2,789#1,42946142
      Trail Running1120 miles5,331 ft11 miles3,255 ft
      #2,790#1,4264617
      Horse55 miles1,463 ft4 miles3,255 ft
      #256#17982
      Snowshoe22 miles535 ft2 miles344 ft
      #99#6319
      Nordic Ski22 miles535 ft2 miles344 ft
      #45#3679
      • By oldmanjoe & contributors
      • Admins: AMBA, schmeena
      • #5300 - 5,825 views
      • sandia peak ski & tram activity log | embed map of Sandia Peak Ski & Tram mountain bike trails | sandia peak ski & tram mountain biking points of interest

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