Hiking The Cedro Peak Trail System

The 29th most popular hiking trail in New Mexico.

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East of Albuquerque and south of Tijeras, the Cedro Peak area has more than 30 miles of cross-crossing hiking trails. These rocky, winding trails can be challenging and difficult to navigate. Make sure to pick up the latest available trail map directly from the local Ranger Station.

To reach the hiking trailhead from Albuquerque, head east on US40 to the Tijeras exit. Proceed south on SR337 for 3.5 miles to trailhead parking area near the NFS Cedro Campground.

Overall, Cedro Peak Trail System is the 29th most popular hiking trail of all 39 hikes in New Mexico.

Cedro Peak Trail System Hiking Map



Local Contact(s):  CNF (505) 758-6200; NM Tourism (800) SEENEWM

Recommended Book:  "Hiking New Mexico" from Laurence Parent

Best Season:  Mar - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  NFS Cedro Campground

Reference Source:  click here http://www.fs.usda.gov/cibola

GPS:  35.0334, -106.3545

Date Published:  12/25/2015

Date Updated:  8/4/2016

ID:  15899

Cedro Peak Trail System Hiking Map


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