FEATURED: Usery Mountain Regional Park
Northeast of Mesa, the 3,600 acre Usery Mountain Recreation Area of Maricopa County Parks has 10 miles of easy singletracks divided into 4 trails: Blevins Trail (3 mi), NoSo Trail, Dam Trail and Moon Rock Trail.
To reach the trailhead from Mesa, follow US60 east to Exit 191 and turn north on Ellsworth/Usery Road for 7 miles.
HORSEBACK RIDING RUSSLERS GULCH, COLORADO
Located in southwest Colorado, the horseback ride up Russlers Gulch is one of the epic high alpine trail rides in the Rockies. The route starts north of Gothic townsite and runs east up Russlers Gulch into the box canyon.
CRESTED BUTTE HORSE BACK RIDING
The mountains around Crested Butte are laced with scenic high-alpine horse trails. From wildflower meadows to above-treeline treks, this is a mecca for horseback riders.