9 miles
Distance
685 ft
Climb
-850 ft
Descent
01:21:40
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Rift Valley Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Maintainer

Rift Valley Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Taos Valley Overlook Trails
    Taos, New Mexico
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    BLM

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More Stats for Rift Valley Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -164 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,679 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,001 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,001 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,837 ft
  • Grade
    -0.365%
  • Grade max
    -26.13%
  • Grade min
    35.878%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
  • Avg time
    01:21:40
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:38
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Status:
on Feb 18, 2018
Dry
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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to rift-valley-trail trailhead (36.323350, -105.703820)
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Rift Valley Trail Trail Reports

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Feb 18, 2018 @ 6:54am
Feb 18, 2018
Trail is in great condition.
Feb 18, 2018 @ 6:54am
Feb 18, 2018
Trail is in great shape.
May 14, 2017 @ 11:12am
May 14, 2017
Jul 17, 2016 @ 5:30pm
Jul 17, 2016
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May 14, 2017 @ 11:11am
May 14, 2017
Rift Valley Trail, My City
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Nov 8, 2014 @ 11:46am
Nov 8, 2014
Rift Valley Trail, Taos

Routes with this trail

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titleratingdistance
Rift Valley Trail
12 miles
A Ride w a View - out-and-back
4 miles
Rift Valley Trail ride
11 miles
Short 5-miler at Taos Valley Overlook
5 miles

1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag DBoop7 (Apr 19, 2018 at 8:00)
 Fun trail!! Good condition with many places overlooking the gorge. However this trail should be rated green, its very easy.
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