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Best trails in Cloudcroft

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Looking for a great trail near Cloudcroft, New Mexico? AllTrails has 22 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails in White Sands National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Zenith Park. Ready for some activity? There are 13 moderate trails in Cloudcroft ranging from 2.4 to 12.4 miles and from 5,734 to 9,563 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Cloudcroft
Top trails (22)
#1 - Osha Trail
Lincoln National Forest
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 16 m
Beautiful trail through a fir forest with nice views of white sands from the western rim. Show more
#2 - Bridal Veil Falls & Grand View Trail
Lincoln National Forest
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Length: 7.3 mi • Est. 3 h 28 m
Restored trestle, desert stream, riparian wildlife, 45 foot waterfall, and trestle ruins. Start at the Salado Canyon Trestle trailhead and follow the trail to the right for 1.5 miles. You will arrivShow more
#3 - Old Cloudcroft Highway Trail Loop
Zenith Park
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 36 m
Old Cloudcroft Highway Trail Loop is a 2.8 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Cloudcroft, New Mexico that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail offerShow more
#4 - Lucas Canyon Trail
Lincoln National Forest
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Length: 11 mi • Est. 5 h 31 m
Lucas Canyon Trail is a 11 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Cloudcroft, New Mexico that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number ofShow more
#5 - Little Apache Trail
Cloudcroft, New Mexico
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 34 m
Little Apache Trail is a 3.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Cloudcroft, New Mexico that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number oShow more
#6 - Willie White Trail
Lincoln National Forest
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Length: 9.8 mi • Est. 5 h 32 m
Willie White Trail is a 9.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Cloudcroft, New Mexico that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number oShow more
#7 - Fir and Little Apache Loop Trail
Lincoln National Forest
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 41 m
Beautiful, well-marked loop trail combining the Fir Trail and Little Apache Trail. Begin at the Fir Trailhead. This is an enjoyable and pleasant walk in the middle of the forest of pine and aspen treeShow more
#8 - Deadman Canyon Loop Trail
Lincoln National Forest
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 20 m
Deadman Canyon Loop Trail is a 2.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Cloudcroft, New Mexico that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily useShow more
#9 - High Altitude Race Course
Lincoln National Forest
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Length: 9.3 mi • Est. 4 h 47 m
Trail was created for the High Altitude Bike Shop annual race. Varies from single track to gravel road. Trail is well maintained and technical in some areas. Best uses are mountain biking and hiking. Show more
#10 - Rim Trail: Trailhead 1 to Trailhead 4 Loop
Cloudcroft, New Mexico
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Length: 12.4 mi • Est. 5 h 57 m
Rim Trail: Trailhead 1 to Trailhead 4 Loop is a 12.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Cloudcroft, New Mexico that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The traiShow more
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