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30 mi 49 km of trail 2 Recommended Routes

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Recommended Routes in Pajarito Mountain - 2

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Favorite Valles Toledo and the northeastern corner of Valles Caldera National Preserve looking northwest from Pajarito Mountain.
Intermediate/Difficult

Pajarito Mountain Loop

4.9 mi 7.9 km 1,246' Up 379.79 m Up 1,246' Down 379.84 m Down

Los Alamos, 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 770' Up 234.56 m Up 2,500' Down 761.92 m Down

Los Alamos, NM

Trails in Pajarito Mountain - 10

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0.6 mi 1.0 km #1Rim Run
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
4.0 mi 6.5 km #2Cañon de Valle Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Los Alamos, NM
Intermediate/Difficult
Los Alamos, NM
3.9 mi 6.3 km #3Lower / Upper Pajarito Canyon Trail
Difficult
Los Alamos, NM
Difficult
Los Alamos, NM
11.0 mi 17.8 km #4Guaje Canyon Trail #282
Intermediate
Los Alamos, NM
Intermediate
Los Alamos, NM
6.3 mi 10.1 km #5Pipeline Road
Difficult
Los Alamos, NM
Difficult
Los Alamos, NM
1.2 mi 1.9 km #6Pajarito Mountain West Road (or Road 0)
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
0.9 mi 1.4 km #7Lower East Rd
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
0.6 mi 0.9 km #8Bruce's Blvd East
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
1.1 mi 1.8 km #9Pajarito Mountain Road 1
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
0.6 mi 0.9 km #10Upper East Rd
Easy
Los Alamos, NM
Easy
Los Alamos, NM

Photos of Pajarito Mountain - 11

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Valles Toledo and the northeastern corner of Valles Caldera National Preserve looking northwest from Pajarito Mountain.
Oct 16, 2016 near Los Alamos, 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
View of the Valles Caldera National Preserve to the west of Pajarito Mountain.
Oct 16, 2016 near Los Alamos, NM
Sunlight spilling through the clouds slowly filling the Valles Caldera.
Jun 4, 2015 near Los Alamos, NM
Valles Caldera National Preserve looking west from Pajarito Mountain.
Oct 16, 2016 near Los Alamos, NM
View of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains towards the northeast from Pajarito Mountain.
Oct 16, 2016 near Los Alamos, NM
South-facing view of the Sandia Mountains from Pajarito Mountain.
Oct 16, 2016 near Los Alamos, NM
Low clouds conceal the Rio Grand Valley, leaving the Sangre de Cristo's exposed like a sleeping blue dragon in a bed of cotton.
Jun 4, 2015 near Los Alamos, NM
Low clouds fill the valley between Jemez and the Sangre de Christo Mountains.  You can see Santa Fe Baldy and Lake Peak side-by-side.
Apr 7, 2015 near Los Alamos, NM
View of Caballo Mountain to the north of Pajarito Mountain.
Oct 16, 2016 near Los Alamos, NM
Running the sweet singletrack near the saddle of Cañon de Valle. The saddle is between Cerro Grande and Pajarito Mountain and allows easy access into the Valles Caldera.
May 24, 2017 near Los Alamos, NM