The Chalk Dust trail in Placitas is one of the oldest trails in the area, and one of the most unique as well. It is located on the north-eastern boundary of the Placitas trail network. The beginning of the trail starts off with a flat section of doubletrack. It crosses a small steep wash and … Continue reading Chalk Dust, Placitas, NM.
Trail 365 runs the entire length of the Foothills of the Sandia Mountains, and is arguably the most popular trail in the Albuquerque area. Not all sections of this trail are created equal, however. The section that drops South from the last saddle (pictured above) has the most to offer for riders seeking gravity fueled … Continue reading Featured Trail: 365 FOO Drop and Sidewinder, South Foothills, Albuquerque, NM.