1 miles
116 ft
-357 ft
1 miles
High Point
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Pajarito/Barranca Crossing Trail


  • Riding area
    Los Alamos
    Los Alamos, New Mexico
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • Global Ranking

Links Bayo Canyon to Rendija Canyon. Very steep climb from north to south. South to North direction has a short steep climb/hike-a-bike section to get to the top of Barranca Mesa. Can make a loop via Dot Grant/Rendija Trail/Pajarito/Barranca Crossing/Bayo Canyon.

Access Info

Park at Bayo Canyon trail head to do described loop.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Pajarito/Barranca Crossing mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -241 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,917 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,158 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,917 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1,410 ft
  • Distance down
    3,699 ft
  • Distance flat
    203 ft
  • Avg reverse time
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on Dec 30, 2017
Very Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to pajarito-barranca-crossing trailhead (35.898720, -106.285960)
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Dec 30, 2017 @ 10:00am
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