Switchback and Old Cloudcroft Highway Trail

EASY 8 reviews
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Switchback and Old Cloudcroft Highway Trail is a 4.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Mayhill, New Mexico that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking and trail running.

DISTANCE
4.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
515 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

hiking

trail running

forest

wildlife

29 days ago

Great trail. Close highway in spots. Scenic great trail for heart rate

hiking
1 month ago

Very nice, easy trail with well maintained path. As others have said, very close to the highway. Still many opportunities to see some wildlife.

hiking
5 months ago

Moderate, nice but very near the street...

6 months ago

Trail on the north side of the road better than the south. Be wary of the tunnel if you don't want to eat a bunch of gnats.

hiking
1 month ago

hiking
10 months ago