Wood Haul Wagon Ruts Trail For Mountain Biking
The 30th most popular mountain bike trail in New Mexico.
Monday 11 July 2016 04:12 GMT
East of Silver City and north of Santa Clara, the Wood Haul Wagon Ruts Trail is a 6 mile mountain bike route from Fort Bayard Administrative Site To Wagon Wheel Ruts. This route is shared by hikers, mountain bikers, and equestrians.
To reach the trailhead from Silver City, follow US180 to St. Clara and turn onto the Fort Bayard Medical Center access road. Pass the hospital complex by taking the right fork till you get to the sign with Forest Road 536. This will take you to the Fort Bayard Administrative Site Trailhead and parking is 1/10 mile west of the junction of forest Roads 536 and 929. Trailhead and parking is located by the Fort Bayard Adminstrative Site. A toilet and hitching posts are located at the trailhead. Motorized use is prohibited beyond this point. No water is available at the trailhead.
Overall, Wood Haul Wagon Ruts Trail is the 30th most popular mountain bike trail of all 53 mountain biking rides in New Mexico. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Wood Haul Wagon Ruts Trail including Continental Divide Trail - Bookan Forest, Black Range Crest Trail, Sawmill Wagon Road, Fort Bayard Big Juniper Tree Trail, Crest Trail South and Gomez Peak Trail System.