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Best trails in Penasco

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Looking for a great trail near Penasco, New Mexico? AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, dogs leash trails, forest 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 around Eagle Nest Lake State Park or Cimarron Canyon State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Colin Neblett State Wildlife Area or Diablo Canyon Recreation Area. Ready for some activity? There are 3 moderate trails in Penasco ranging from 9.9 to 18.3 miles and from 7,841 to 12,362 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 Penasco
Top trails (6)
#1 - Serpent Lake Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 6.8 mi • Est. 3 h 50 m
As of June 01, 2020, users have reported that Jacks Creek campground is currently closed at Cowles parking lot. Please consult the park's website before visiting.Show more
#2 - San Leonardo Lakes Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 8 mi • Est. 4 h 52 m
#3 - West Fork Angostura Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 9.9 mi • Est. 5 h 53 m
#4 - Santa Barbara Angostura Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 18.3 mi • Est. 11 h 12 m
#5 - Osha Trail
Carson National Forest
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Length: 11 mi • Est. 6 h 11 m
#6 - Gallegos Peak via NM 518
Carson National Forest
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Length: 11.9 mi • Est. 6 h 10 m