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212 mi 341 km of trail 11 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 27 Trails Intermediate Trails 30 Trails Hard Trails 2 Trails
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Featured Hikes in Jemez Mountains and Los Alamos - 11

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Favorite Tent Rock Formations
Intermediate

Slot Canyon Trail Out and Back

3.0 mi 4.8 km • Loop • 815 ft Ascent 248.3 m Ascent

(36) Santo D…, NM
Favorite Near Battleship Rock.
Intermediate

McCauley Hot Springs Out and Back

3.6 mi 5.8 km • Loop • 722 ft Ascent 220.2 m Ascent

(14) Jemez P…, NM
Favorite Valles Toledo and the northeastern corner of Valles Caldera National Preserve looking northwest from Pajarito Mountain.
Intermediate

Pajarito Mountain Loop

4.9 mi 7.9 km • Loop • 1,246 ft Ascent 379.79 m Ascent

(2) Los Alamos, NM
Favorite Cabezon Peak as seen from the point at which the summit trail deviates from the perimeter trail
Difficult

Cabezon Peak Out and Back

2.1 mi 3.4 km • Out and Back • 1,347 ft Ascent 410.55 m Ascent

(3) Jemez P…, NM
Favorite Bandelier is beautiful in the fall.
Easy/Intermediate

Main Loop Nature Trail

1.4 mi 2.3 km • Loop • 222 ft Ascent 67.66 m Ascent

(12) White Rock, NM
Favorite Redondo Peak looking west into the Valles Caldera.
Intermediate/Difficult

Pajarito Ski Hill to Los Alamos North

8.7 mi 14.1 km • Point to Point • 770 ft Ascent 234.56 m Ascent

(2) Los Alamos, NM
Favorite Santa Fe Baldy and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains looking east from the overlook on the Anniversary Trail.
Easy

Anniversary Trail Loop

2.4 mi 3.9 km • Out and Back • 184 ft Ascent 56.03 m Ascent

(1) Los Alamos, NM
Favorite Los Alamos Natural Arch looking northwest.
Difficult

Los Alamos Natural Arch Out-and-Back

4.3 mi 7.0 km • Out and Back • 806 ft Ascent 245.59 m Ascent

(2) Los Alamos, NM
Favorite There are lots of great formations along this trail.
Difficult

Shrine of the Stone Lions AKA Yapashi Pueblo Ruins

12.8 mi 20.7 km • Out and Back • 2,548 ft Ascent 776.56 m Ascent

(3) White Rock, NM
Favorite View out of the Falls Canyon looking at the Rio Grande.
Easy/Intermediate

Falls Trail

2.9 mi 4.6 km • Out and Back • 360 ft Ascent 109.82 m Ascent

(2) White Rock, NM
Favorite Fall wildflowers in Cabra Canyon looking northeast towards Guaje Mountain.
Intermediate

Barranca Mesa-Guaje Mtn-Guaje Canyon

6.6 mi 10.6 km • Loop • 1,683 ft Ascent 513.09 m Ascent

(1) Los Alamos, NM

Trails in Jemez Mountains and Los Alamos - 48

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1.1 mi 1.7 km #1Slot Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Santo Domingo Pueblo, NM
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.7 km Santo Domingo Pueblo, NM
3.0 mi 4.8 km #2Rendija Trail #279
Easy/Intermediate
Los Alamos, NM
Easy/Intermediate
3.0 mi 4.8 km Los Alamos, NM
20.1 mi 32.4 km #3CDT: Los Pinos TH (NM Sec. 25)
Intermediate/Difficult
Santa Teresa, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
20.1 mi 32.4 km Santa Teresa, NM
1.1 mi 1.8 km #4Ashley Pond
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
1.1 mi 1.8 km Los Alamos, NM
0.3 mi 0.5 km #5Cabezon Peak Summit Trail
Difficult
Jemez Pueblo, NM
Difficult
0.3 mi 0.5 km Jemez Pueblo, NM
1.1 mi 1.8 km #6Fisher Community Trail
Intermediate
Santa Teresa, NM
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Santa Teresa, NM
0.6 mi 1.0 km #7Rim Run
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
0.6 mi 1.0 km Los Alamos, NM
2.4 mi 3.8 km #8Mitchell Trail #69
Intermediate/Difficult
Los Alamos, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
2.4 mi 3.8 km Los Alamos, NM
4.0 mi 6.5 km #9Cañon de Valle Trail
Intermediate
Los Alamos, NM
Intermediate
4.0 mi 6.5 km Los Alamos, NM
2.9 mi 4.7 km #10Quemazon Trail
Intermediate
Los Alamos, NM
Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.7 km Los Alamos, NM
3.9 mi 6.3 km #11Lower / Upper Pajarito Canyon Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Los Alamos, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
3.9 mi 6.3 km Los Alamos, NM
1.3 mi 2.0 km #12Tsankawi Ruins Trail
Easy/Intermediate
White Rock, NM
Easy/Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.0 km White Rock, NM
5.9 mi 9.4 km #13Frijoles Rim Trail
Intermediate
White Rock, NM
Intermediate
5.9 mi 9.4 km White Rock, NM
9.4 mi 15.1 km #14East Fork Trail #137
Intermediate
Jemez Pueblo, NM
Intermediate
9.4 mi 15.1 km Jemez Pueblo, NM
1.7 mi 2.7 km #15Frey Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
White Rock, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
1.7 mi 2.7 km White Rock, NM
2.1 mi 3.3 km #16Kwage Mesa Rim Trail
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
2.1 mi 3.3 km Los Alamos, NM
4.4 mi 7.1 km #17Perimeter Trail
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
4.4 mi 7.1 km Los Alamos, NM
3.1 mi 5.0 km #18Cabra Loop Trail #279
Easy/Intermediate
Los Alamos, NM
Easy/Intermediate
3.1 mi 5.0 km Los Alamos, NM
4.9 mi 7.8 km #19Rio Cebolla Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Santa Teresa, NM
Easy/Intermediate
4.9 mi 7.8 km Santa Teresa, NM
4.3 mi 6.9 km #20Mid Alamo Trail
Intermediate
White Rock, NM
Intermediate
4.3 mi 6.9 km White Rock, NM

Photos of Jemez Mountains and Los Alamos - 127

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At the end of the Slot Canyon Trail.
Aug 20, 2018 near Santo D…, NM
Tent Rock Formations
Dec 6, 2017 near Santo D…, NM
Slot Canyon Trail
Dec 10, 2017 near Santo D…, NM
Valles Toledo and the northeastern corner of Valles Caldera National Preserve looking northwest from Pajarito Mountain.
Oct 16, 2016 near Los Alamos, NM
View from the climb to the overlook
May 8, 2018 near Santo D…, NM
Near Battleship Rock.
Nov 23, 2016 near Jemez P…, NM
Heading through the woods.
Nov 23, 2016 near Jemez P…, NM
Sandia Mountains looking south from Pajarito Mountain. Frijoles Canyon in Bandelier National Monument is in the middle ground
Oct 16, 2016 near Los Alamos, NM

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