20.9 miles
Distance
2,034 ft
Climb
-4,804 ft
Descent
2 miles
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Popular route for folks who shuttle from FR 76 on the Angel Fire side and ride up and over Osha Pass, down Heaven on Earth, through Garcia Park, and back to El Nogal.

Detailed Description
South Boundary Trail Shuttle from FR76 to El Nogal is a 21 mile popular expert route located near Taos New Mexico. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 6 trails. This route climbs 2,034 ft with a max elevation of 10,726 ft then descends -4,804 ft.
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    119
More Stats for South Boundary Trail Shuttle from FR76 to El Nogal mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    2 hr 56 min
  • Altitude change
    -2,771 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,158 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,930 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,159 ft
  • Grade
    -2.5%
  • Grade max
    -68.9%
  • Grade min
    39.7%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    12 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
Avg: 5 (3 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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South Boundary Trail - FR76 to Osha Pass
Jun 8, 2024 @ 4:49am
Jun 8, 2024
Do not recommend mountain biking this. Beautiful but punchy, technical and steep.
South Boundary Trail - Don Fernando to Ojitos
Sep 24, 2023 @ 10:20am
Sep 24, 2023
Small tree down across trail, can navigate over or around
South Boundary Trail - El Nogal Section
Jun 10, 2023 @ 12:10pm
Jun 10, 2023
South Boundary Trail - Osha Pass to Garcia Park
Jun 10, 2023 @ 12:02pm
Jun 10, 2023
No downed trees! Thank you! Some wet spots but generally ideal.
El Nogal
Jun 8, 2023 @ 2:12am
Jun 8, 2023
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