4.8 miles
Distance
314 ft
Climb
-2,976 ft
Descent
01:07:48
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of "A" T119 Trail

  • USFS
    Land Manager

"A" Trail T119 Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Alamogordo
    , New Mexico
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Year Round
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Rock Garden, Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking
    #26409 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    USFS

Short steep climb to a long, steep, rocky descent from West Side Rd FR90 down to Alamogordo. Traverses the large A on the hillside above Alamogordo. The trail is rough and often changes after each rainy season, expect large baby heads and steep ledges. The trail dose open up to some killer smoother "sidewalk" sections in places. Views are awesome all the way down

Access Info

Top of the trail is reached via Dry Canyon Trail T5573 from West Side Rd FR90. Bottom is reached by following 10th Street in Alamogordo east all the way to the top. At the top just past the Fire Station the road makes a 90* left turn, just after this is a open lot on the right with a T119 carsonite FS sign. You will be directly under the large "A" on the mountain.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for "A" Trail T119 mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -2,664 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,604 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,406 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,268 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,604 ft
  • Grade
    -10.471%
  • Grade max
    -33.644%
  • Grade min
    38.954%
  • Distance climb
    3,958 ft
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,074 ft
  • Avg time
    01:07:48
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Status:
on Nov 5, 2019
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Avg: 5 (2 votes)

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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Wet
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  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      "A" Trail T119 Trail Reports

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      Nov 5, 2019 @ 8:56am
      Nov 5, 2019
      Private land owner just up the trail from west entrance via Alamagordo has put up a fence and no trespassing sign. Confirmed with Lincoln National...
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      Dec 16, 2018 @ 5:32pm
      Dec 16, 2018

      1 Review & Comments

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      xlr8rbmx (Dec 16, 2018 at 17:30)
       Neverending rock garden. Fun technical descent, steep on loose rocks almost the entire way. Not much flow at all but almost 100% ridable
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