La Tierra

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AVERAGE RATING
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4.08 out of 5
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Intermediate
15
miles

Singletrack
↑ 3,500 ft
↓ 3,300 ft
7,075
elevation (ft)

Network
Trail Description
About this trail
This is a network of service roads, double track and single track through classic New Mexico high desert pinion forest and open areas. There is a maze of many trails that can be kind of confusing without a map (Available at the link below.
http://www.santafenm.gov/index.aspx?NID=1829
added by John FischEpic March 4, 2011
Trail Features
Trail features
  • Lift Service
  • Drinking Water
  •   Night Riding
  • Pump Track
  • Restrooms
  • Winter Fat Biking
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Reviews (12)
 

Bunny Hop


April 21, 2016
 
Review: Kinda boring riding except the flow trail.

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Gramcounter

July 11, 2015
 
Review: Fantastic trails. Well marked and not to hard for an old flatlander!

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Singletrack


June 11, 2015
hproctor Singletrack  
 
Review: What a laid out system!!! Easily accessible from anywhere in Santa Fe. Well marked with trail maps at every junction. Some sections are fast and flowy, others are gravel filled climbs. You can combine sections to ride for several miles or opt for the 10 mile loop found on the city maps.

Similar Trail: Sunsanville Park Ranch (CA), Peterson Ridge

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Bunny Hop

April 23, 2015
 
Review: Fun cross country romp through the juniper dotted hills north of Santa Fe. We followed the route suggested on the cities map but had to bale before we finished it do to an intense fast moving thunderstorm. We had one strike where there was no detectable delay between flash and CRACK! Scarey. The trails were great and very very well marked. Can't wait to see more of it.

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Doubletrack

December 28, 2014
wrestle203 Doubletrack  
 
Review: Very nice trails. The flow is amazing. Rode with snow on it.

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Singletrack


March 14, 2014
stumpyfsr Singletrack  
 
Review: Nice trail system that can be challenging or an easy ride. Technical sections ain't that really technical, most are doable for beginners.

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Gramcounter

October 21, 2012
lylevs Gramcounter  
 
Review: Open desert singletrack with a few fire roads running thru the network. Well signed and easy to navigate. Trails are fun, but don't flow as well as they could; a few berms would go a long way to making this a rockin' trail system. On turns, if you got off the center of the track it got very soft quickly in many places.

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Singletrack


October 13, 2012
chukt Singletrack  
 
Review: There are now Trail Maps at just about every trail intersection. Check the photos in the tab above.

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Singletrack


October 13, 2012
chukt Singletrack  
 
Review: La Tierra Trails are super fun. Thanks for hosting IMBA 2012 World Summit Santa Fe. PS: Please send us some Green Chili from time to time.

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Doubletrack


May 16, 2012
norski Doubletrack  
 
Review: Having a working GPS with you on this network will be a comfort. There are a lot of interconnected trails that all look similar. Note location of mountains, water tanks and antennae when you start off. this is not an expert trail ... more like easy intermediate.

Similar Trail: Dale Ball (north & central)

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La Tierra MTB Trail 4.08 out of 5 based on 12 ratings. 12 user reviews.
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