West Ridge Trail

West Ridge Hiking Trail in Nambe Badlands
  • Description

    A single-track that transects the East Loop.  Good ridden uphill or downhill.  Less traffic than the main East Loop trail.

  • Distance

    0.8 miles (1.3 km)

  • Elevation Gain/Loss

    +112 ft / – 349 ft

  • Single-track hiking trail

    Normally used by hikers, and recently by mountain bikers

  • Connects With

    Hiking Trail to Nambe Butte Overlook

    Arroyo Seco Out-and-Back Single Track

  • Single-track


  • Environmental Awareness

    • On a narrow ridge that is erodable.
    • Keep the Single-Track Single!
    • Do not cut or trim pinon and juniper trees
    • Do not create short-cut trails
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