Sand Canyon Trail For Mountain Biking
The 147th most popular mountain bike trail in Colorado.
Friday 24 June 2016 06:42 GMT
West of Cortez, the Sand Canyon Trail winds through juniper-pinon forest with cool spur trails leading to historic native american sites and cliff dwellings. The trail is located within Mc Elmo Canyon.
To reach the mountain biking trailhead for Sand Canyon Trail from Cortez, head south on US160 to County Road G. Turn right heading west on County Road G for roughly 14 miles. The signed trailhead is on the right.
Overall, Sand Canyon Trail is the 147th most popular mountain bike trail of all 178 mountain biking rides in Colorado. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Sand Canyon Trail including Lower Calico Trail, Dolores River Canyon, Bear Creek Trail, Stoner Mesa Loop, Priest Gulch / Upper Calico and Upper Calico Trail.