Grindstone Mesa Loop

MODERATE 13 reviews
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Grindstone Mesa Loop is a 7.4 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Ruidoso, New Mexico that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
7.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1112 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

fishing

hiking

horseback riding

mountain biking

trail running

walking

lake

views

wild flowers

rocky

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1 month ago

Was great!! Just watch out for sliding rocks and logs if in larger group. Also when finally at top, there was a huge ring of burn out. All along the trail rangers stacked fallen trees kind of took away from that untouched feeling. All and all great views of forest and lake!

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