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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Tucked away in rugged and scenic country southwest of the community of San Ysidro, New Mexico, is the White Ridge Bike Trails Area. Just to the west is the newly designated Ojito Wilderness. Both sites are a short distance from U.S. 550. This region is known for its geological, cultural and paleontological resources, as well as for its scenic qualities. The bike trail crosses a landscape of spectacular beauty and exceptional geology, meandering through the Pueblo of Zia, State of New Mexico, and public land managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). BLM has obtained rights-of-way from the Pueblo and the State to provide this biking experience. Although the Trails have been developed primarily for mountain biking, hikers are welcome on the entire trail system, and one segment is also open to equestrian use.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      AKA: White Mesa
      Access Info:
      Traveling northwest toward Cuba on US 550 from Bernalillo, the drive is approximately 20 miles. Before San Ysidro (about two miles), turn left onto Cabezon Road (County Road 906) at the intersection of Cabezon Road and US 550. Follow the left fork. Travel 4.4 miles to the gravel parking lot.
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      Open on Oct 13, 2018
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      AMBA
      (www.ambanm.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,807
      State Ranking
      #20
      Trails
      7
      Reports
      643
      Photos
      19
      Ridden Counter
      300

      Photos of White Ridge Trail System Mountain Bike

      trail: Dragons Back
      8 |
      Sep 14, 2018 @ 5:50pm
      Sep 14, 2018
      Dragons Back, Red River
      trail: Dragons Back
      1 |
      Sep 14, 2018 @ 5:49pm
      Sep 14, 2018
      Dragons Back, Red River
      trail: Dragons Back
      2 |
      Sep 14, 2018 @ 5:49pm
      Sep 14, 2018
      Dragons Back, Red River
      trail: Dragons Back
      16 |
      Sep 1, 2018 @ 9:57pm
      Sep 1, 2018
      Dragons Back, Albuquerque
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      Videos of White Ridge Trail System Mountain Bike

      youtuber Road To 24 Hours In The Old Pueblo :||:...
      8:50 | 1 | Feb 14, 2018
      White Mesa Bike Trails Albuquerque NM
      9:52 | 29 | Jun 20, 2018
      youtuber Riding The Dragon's Back To The Final...
      105 | Jan 8, 2018 , Albuquerque
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      White Ridge Trail System Mountain Bike Routes

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      NMES 2018 SYDC Full
      98 miles

      Recent Activity

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      user #1276056meatflagaddvideoRoad To 24 Hours In The Old Pueblo :||: Mountain Biking White Ridge
      Oct 18, 2018 @ 5:01am
      22 hours
      user #988772ZebraJacket99addreportDragons Back and 2 more
      Oct 11, 2018 @ 5:21am
      Oct 11, 2018
      user #762208lbeasley28addridelogOct 6, 2018 ride log
      Oct 6, 2018 @ 4:28pm
      Oct 6, 2018
      user #988772ZebraJacket99addridelogOct 6, 2018 ride log
      Oct 6, 2018 @ 4:11pm
      Oct 6, 2018
      user #950673chrismckean505addridelogOct 6, 2018 ride log
      Oct 6, 2018 @ 8:46am
      Oct 6, 2018
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