Sandia Crest Trail

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Sandia Crest Trail is a 26.9 mile lightly trafficked point-to-point trail located near Placitas, New Mexico that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, and backpacking and is best used from April until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
26.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
5,846 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

dogs on leash

backpacking

hiking

trail running

views

wild flowers

wildlife

historic site