2 miles
Distance
75 ft
Climb
-1,044 ft
Descent
00:29:32
Avg time
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Tree Spring Details

  • Riding area
    Sandia Mountain East Side Trails
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
  • Global Ranking

Tree Spring is an extremely difficult trail. It's bordering between black and double black, and I couldn't totally decide, so it gets double. If others disagree, please edit it up!
Fraught with a plethora of technically challenging rocky sections and some serious steeps, Tree Spring is not for the average rider, but instead a good choice for a seasoned veteran who wants a good challenge, both skill-wise and cardio-wise. Coming down is also quite the endeavor, as you will find yourself questioning your abilities multiple times. This is a trail on which to take caution, not just for the difficulty, but also because it is a popular hiking trail, and any day you go will usually yield multiple encounters. Remember your manners and enjoy!

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Tree Spring mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -968 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,474 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,443 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,443 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,474 ft
  • Grade
    -9.321%
  • Grade max
    -34.115%
  • Grade min
    12.93%
  • Distance climb
    1,302 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    520 ft
  • Avg time
    00:29:32
  • Avg reverse time
    00:34:28
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Status:
on Aug 9, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4.65 (3 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 tree-spring trailhead (35.187262, -106.420886)
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Tree Spring Trail Reports

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Aug 9, 2018 @ 4:31pm
Aug 9, 2018
Jun 18, 2018 @ 9:28am
Jun 18, 2018
https://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/fseprd583470.pdf
Oct 31, 2017 @ 7:07pm
Oct 31, 2017
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Nov 21, 2016 @ 7:52pm
Nov 21, 2016
Tree Spring, Albuquerque

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