3,940 ft
Distance
129 ft
Climb
-79 ft
Descent
00:06:44
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Drop In Lower Trail

Drop In Lower Details

  • Riding Area
    Otero/David Canyon
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #22332 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Drop In Lower heads toward Upper Otero from Drop In, just where West Boundary comes in. The first part is super fast and flowy, then the trail levels out and finally you are treated to a very short, relatively steep, rocky climb, which takes you to the top of Otero.

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More Stats for Drop In Lower bike trail
  • Altitude change
    50 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,396 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,481 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,431 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,481 ft
  • Grade
    1.279%
  • Grade max
    -10.094%
  • Grade min
    15.013%
  • Distance climb
    2,065 ft
  • Distance down
    1,466 ft
  • Distance flat
    409 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:44
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:56
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Status:
on Jun 18, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Drop In Lower Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jun 18, 2018 @ 9:24am
      Jun 18, 2018
      https://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/fseprd583470.pdf
      Sep 8, 2017 @ 1:47pm
      Sep 8, 2017
      Jul 29, 2017 @ 4:54pm
      Jul 29, 2017
      May 26, 2017 @ 9:10am
      May 26, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 17 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 213 rides
      •  

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      Routes with this trail

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