Santa Fe Mountain Biking

One of the things visitors love most about their time spent in Santa Fe, is the beautiful and pristine nature found in the area.  At 7, 000 feet above sea level, Santa Fe is the highest Capital city in the United States.  Thanks to the lofty heights achieved here, Santa Fe residents and visitors alike enjoy 320 days of sunshine per year, all four seasons, brilliant blue skies and some of the purest air in the world.  In fact, Santa Fe was recently ranked as the #2 City With Best Air Quality by  If the noticeably clean air isn’t enough to entice you to Santa Fe this spring, then maybe the tremendous mountain biking opportunities that are found here will.  In fact, last year, ranked Santa Fe as being one of the top ten mountain biking destinations in America.  The hills of Santa Fe are waiting; book your stay at our luxury Santa Fe Inn today, and get read to hit the trails.

Cyclist on trail in woodsSanta Fe Mountain Biking Trails

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.  Nestled at the base of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Santa Fe offers a diverse assortment of mountain bike trails with an endless variety of trail options, and with terrain suitable for every skill level.  One of the most popular mountain biking trails in the Santa Fe area is the Dale Ball Trail system.  The Dale Ball Trail System is a 22-mile network of trails near Santa Fe, and provides you with the is the quickest path from the city into the mountains.  Along this trail network, you’ll find all different levels of terrain, and you’ll also be rewarded by amazing views of both the surrounding wilderness and back towards the city.  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.

There are plenty of other Santa Fe mountain biking trails to explore, and most are easily accessible from our luxury Santa Fe bed and breakfast, located just minutes away from the historic Santa Fe plaza.  Make your reservations with us now, and feel the burn as you climb through miles of Santa Fe mountain biking trails.