Fort Bayard Champion Tree

MODERATE 3 reviews
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Fort Bayard Champion Tree is a 3.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Santa Clara, New Mexico that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from February until November.

DISTANCE
3.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
272 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

hiking
Thursday, June 30, 2016

Very cool trail enjoyed seeing the tree, directions were a little misleading however

hiking
Thursday, October 02, 2014

I really think this hike is closer to 3 to 4 miles to the Big Tree and back. It is fairly flat, wide trail.

hiking
Sunday, March 09, 2014