Upper East Arroyo Seco Trail

Upper East Arroyo Seco Trail
  • Description

    Two-track (faint) accessed off of the east side SR 503 towards the turn-off towards Rancho de Chimayo. Follow trail gradually up the side of Arroyo Seco. Good to access Cholla Gauntlet Trail.

  • Distance

    1.20 miles (1.9km) one-way distance

  • Elevation Gain/Loss

    +275 ft / – 65 ft

  • Loop or Out-and-Back Trail

    Good to access Cholla Gauntlet single-track

  • Double-Track

  • Connects With

    Cholla Gauntlet Trail

    Eastward Upward Trail

    Donner Party Trail

    State Route 503

  • Environmental Awareness

    • Leave cattle gates as you find them.  Cattle have died from bikers closing gates and cutting off their access to water.
    • Stay on main trail propagating erosion in soft soils
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