49.5 miles
Distance
4,075 ft
Climb
-4,064 ft
Descent
2 miles
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Ride at your own risk. No water anywhere.

This is linking up ~50 miles in the Zuni's for a NMES group ride.

Detailed Description
2023 Zuni NMES is a 49 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Gallup New Mexico. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 10 trails. This route climbs 4,075 ft with a max elevation of 8,289 ft then descends -4,064 ft.
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Trails in Route

Mike's Rippin3 miles
Tampico Springs4 miles
Torreon2 miles
Y2K3 miles
Lost Lake Rim Trail5 miles
Stuck Truck3 miles
Berma Trail2 miles
Quasimodo3 miles
Milk Connect1,194 ft
Sawmill4 miles

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    XC
More Stats for 2023 Zuni NMES mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    11 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,270 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,790 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,802 ft
  • Grade max
    -21.9%
  • Grade min
    43.8%
  • Distance climb
    21 miles
  • Distance down
    22 miles
  • Distance flat
    6 miles
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Tampico Springs
Jun 12, 2024 @ 5:49pm
Jun 12, 2024
Good shape
Mike's Rippin
Jun 12, 2024 @ 5:47pm
Jun 12, 2024
Milk Connect
May 9, 2024 @ 10:43am
May 9, 2024
A couple of random trees down or blocking the trail, most you can go around (one snagged my derailleur ). Overall ideal conditions and a really fun ride. Trail had a little bit of everything!! I’d say this is a somewhat challenging blue, great trail to ride for people who are really confident on blues and want some low consequence challenges!
Y2K
Apr 14, 2024 @ 8:53am
Apr 14, 2024
Mostly dry but a few sections with significant mud. Needs another week to fully dry
Torreon
Apr 14, 2024 @ 8:49am
Apr 14, 2024
Mostly dry with a couple of water crossings in the meadow and Plush Drainge.
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