The Best Santa Fe Biking Trails

One of the things visitors love most about their time spent in Santa Fe is enjoying the beautiful and pristine nature found in the area.  Thanks in large part to the high elevation of the City Different, Santa Fe residents and visitors alike enjoy 320 days of sunshine per year, along with 4 very distinct seasons, brilliant blue skies, and some of the purest air in the world.  In the city of Santa Fe, an ever-growing network of multi-use paths, bike lanes and bikeways, in addition to world-class mountain and road biking, combine to create an ideal biking community that draws cycling enthusiasts from all over the Country. The Santa Fe biking trails are waiting. Book your stay at our luxury Santa Fe Inn today.

Explore These Top Santa Fe Biking Trails

Mountain Biking The Dale Ball Trails, Santa Fe, NM, USA by Trailsource.comIf you love the feel of the wind on your face as you bike through beautiful vistas, then Santa Fe biking is for you.  Santa Fe is home to some of the best mountain biking in the southwest, from serpentine single-track and leg-burning hill climbs, to easy forest service roads.  There is tremendous variety in the many mountain bike trails near Santa Fe, some of which are suitable for riders of all abilities.  One of the most popular mountain biking trails in the Santa Fe area is the Dale Ball Trail system, which is a 22-mile network of trails near Santa Fe.  This extensive network of trails is the quickest path from the city into the mountains. Another popular mountain biking trail that leaves from the heart of Santa Fe is the Chamisa Trail, which features some excellent hill climbs in its 6 short miles.  La Tierra Trails is a new park in Santa Fe that features multi-use trails, a BMX jump area, a Freeride mountain bike area, and a motocross area.

Not only is Santa Fe biking home to over 30 miles of biking trails, but it is also home to the spectacular Santa Fe Century Ride, happening in May.  Whether you choose the 25, 50, or even the 100 miles on our beautiful roads, the Santa Fe Century is a stunning bike ride. Starting in the charming town of Madrid, riders will head into the mineral rich Ortiz and San Pedro mountains, up infamous Heartbreak Hill, and on to Galisteo and finally, Old Santa Fe.  Registration for this great event is ongoing, so book your room at our luxury Santa Fe Bed and Breakfast today, and don’t miss your chance to participate in this spectacular, albeit exhausting, adventure!