High Desert Trail System- First and Second Mesa

MODERATE 5 reviews

High Desert Trail System- First and Second Mesa is a 28.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Gamerco, New Mexico that features beautiful wild flowers 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.

DISTANCE
28.8 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2040 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dog friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

off road driving

walking

views

wild flowers

hiking
3 months ago

Not much to see on this trail but it's fairly easy. Will do it again.

mountain biking
6 months ago

There are two TRs. Start from Mentmore TR (west off exit 16, not exit 20). Kinda flat, but gets technical and some exposure. Can be a quick 5 mile ride or a 11 mile ride.

mountain biking
Tuesday, August 04, 2015

Challenging, and amazing scenery.

hiking
Tuesday, September 03, 2013

mountain biking
Wednesday, November 28, 2012