Length: 3 mi (4.8 km)
Surface: Doubletrack
Configuration: Other
Elevation: -
Total: 0 riders

Mountain Biking Bull-of-the-Woods Mountain Road

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#261 of 282 mountain bike trails in New Mexico
#31,987 in the world

This road is the main route up the northern side of Northside. Although it is completely composed of dirt, its incredibly steep grade makes it very difficult. Three sections are called "the Mothers" because of their extreme grade. Once you achieve the higher reaches of the mountain, the road becomes less consistently steep; however, this doesn't mean no steep sections exist. It terminates at the top of Bull-of-the-Woods Mountain, a mountain about 11,500 feet tall. Now you can enjoy your downhill ride back to the trailhead!

First added by Matthew Bonner on Jul 13, 2017. Last updated Apr 20, 2020. → add an update
Before you go
  • Drinking water: unknown
  • Lift service: unknown
  • Night riding: unknown
  • Pump track: unknown
  • Restrooms: yes
  • Fat bike grooming: unknown
  • E-bikes allowed: unknown
  • Fee required: unknown
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Getting there
From the Bull-of-the-Woods Mountain trailhead continue into Taos Ski Valley on Twining Road. Then, take a left on Phoenix Switchback Road. The "trail" starts at the Northside gate.
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