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      The Upper Mountain trails lie above the beautiful city of Santa Fe in the Sangre de Cristo mountains. Starting near the Forest Service boundary with Santa Fe and found along Hyde Park Road National Scenic Byway and Pacheco Canyon forest road, multiple trails can be accessed for those with strong lungs and legs.

      Starting near 8,000' of elevation and capping above 11,000', these trails are typically ridden throughout the summer months after snowmelt and into later autumn. While hikers are frequent on some of the shorter, closer to town routes, most trails provide a scenic backcountry experience ideal for everyone from XC to All Mountain.

      The most iconic trail, the Winsor, acts as the main connector for many routes including Borrego Trail, Bear Wallow, Chamisa, and Discount. Likewise, the most technical and remote trails in the region can be accessed from the Ski Basin, including the infamous Rio En Medio trail.

      Bring plenty of water or a filter and be prepared for high altitude conditions including summer thunderstorms and dramatic weather changes.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Chamisa Trailhead google parking directions
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      33
      Total Distance
      72 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      36 miles
      Total Descent
      23,129 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      12,321 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,296 ft
      Reports
      19
      Photos
      27
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      2

      Photos of Santa Fe Mountains Mountain Bike

      trail: Skyline
      14 |
      Oct 2, 2017 @ 2:56am
      Oct 2, 2017
      Skyline, Packwood
      trail: Winsor Trail
      26 |
      Aug 6, 2017 @ 9:49pm
      Aug 6, 2017
      Winsor Trail, My City
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      trail: Alamos Vista
      39 |
      Jun 18, 2017 @ 6:42pm
      Jun 18, 2017
      Alamos Vista, Santa Fe
      trail: Alamos Vista
      178 |
      Jan 11, 2017 @ 5:53am
      Jan 11, 2017
      Alamos Vista, Santa Fe
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      Videos of Santa Fe Mountains Mountain Bike

      Janker Ted - Breakfast in the Woods
      2:14 | 58 | Sep 18, 2017
      lil bit of winsor trail
      2:02 | 101 | Jul 14, 2016
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      Recent Comments

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      user #646428bikerider4444trailWinsor TrailSome people ride Illegal trails, others don't....
      Jul 22, 2016 @ 1:51pm
      Jul 22, 2016
      user #1005972KlainmeistertrailWinsor TrailNo, not at all, but the sense of entitlement...
      Jul 22, 2016 @ 12:13pm
      Jul 22, 2016
      user #646428bikerider4444trailWinsor TrailDid the local club build this trail? No, they...
      Jul 22, 2016 @ 12:07pm
      Jul 22, 2016
      user #1005972KlainmeistertrailWinsor TrailOh heck, did you build the trail? Oh that's...
      Jul 22, 2016 @ 8:04am
      Jul 22, 2016
      user #646428bikerider4444trailWinsor TrailTrail's Listed as 5 miles, This is not the...
      Jul 14, 2016 @ 5:23pm
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