2 miles
506 ft
-266 ft
Avg time

Gutierrez Canyon Details

  • Riding area
    Gutierrez Canyon
    cedar crest, New Mexico
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • Global Ranking

Mostly doubletrack with some singletrack down the back side, this trail starts out mellow but quickly turns steep after the 4-way with Doe Run. The climb is loose, rocky and steep, with some techy rock sections to overcome. This provides a challenge to even a seasoned rider. At the top there is a bit of flat (at the first trail to the right you can kind of get an overlook view), but don't take the false rights, and follow the trail back down left to Valle Chaparel to meet up with Doe Run. This descent is also pretty steep and does have some minor technicality to it, so be careful and have fun!

*Note: Canyon Top is an unofficial name, and I have since moved out of the state, so anyone who rides Gutierrez regularly should definitely update/edit this trail if they have any info/trail reroutes. Thanks!*

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More Stats for Gutierrez Canyon mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    240 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,757 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,206 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,767 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,007 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    3,166 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,754 ft
  • Avg time
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on Sep 3, 2017
Avg: 3 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to gutierrez-canyon trailhead (35.125039, -106.344655)
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Gutierrez Canyon Trail Reports

Sep 3, 2017 @ 4:09pm
Sep 3, 2017
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