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Best trails in Magdalena

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Looking for a great trail near Magdalena, New Mexico? AllTrails has 12 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views 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. You'll also find some great local park options, like Sierra de las Canas Wilderness Study Area or Devils Backbone Wilderness. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 9 hard trails in Magdalena ranging from 6.2 to 15.7 miles and from 6,630 to 10,777 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 Magdalena
Top trails (12)
#1 - Mesa Trail #13
Cibola National Forest
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 3 h 8 m
Note: off line map is recommended to get oriented as several users have reported that this trail is not well marked and/or that there may be poor cell reception in this area. Show more
#2 - Timber Peak via South Baldy Trail #1
Cibola National Forest
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Length: 8.4 mi • Est. 5 h 27 m
#3 - Copper Canyon Trail
Cibola National Forest
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Length: 9 mi • Est. 5 h 51 m
#4 - Timber Peak Trail
Cibola National Forest
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 33 m
#5 - South Baldy Trail
Devils Backbone Wilderness
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Length: 13.4 mi • Est. 8 h 5 m
#6 - North Baldy Trail
Cibola National Forest
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Length: 10.3 mi • Est. 5 h 48 m
#7 - North and South Baldy Loop
Cibola National Forest
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Length: 15.7 mi • Est. 9 h 31 m
#8 - Ladron Peak West Approach
Sierra Ladrones Wilderness Study Area
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 4 h 17 m
#9 - Ladrone Peak
Magdalena, New Mexico
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 24 m
#10 - South Baldy via Copper Canyon
Cibola National Forest
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Length: 11 mi • Est. 7 h 5 m
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