The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country Guide Book

by Peter Tempest & Bob Rosebrough (Red Rock Publishing)
The Gallup Guide Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country  by Peter Tempest & Bob Rosebrough

110pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 096708170X

Describes over 40 routes & areas where you can hike, rock climb, mountain bike, cross-country ski and road bike in the rugged, high desert around Gallup, New Mexico.

© Peter Tempest and Bob Rosebrough/Red Rock Publishing. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 46.
... Preview: A short, convenient hike into a beautiful canyon with hidden pleasures. Route: Open field and sandy canyon, no trail. View: Beautiful sandstone cliffs. Hike up the sandy canyon bottom which narrows ... From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Hiking - Trail Length: 1
... Preview: Short loop around the lake and up on the buttes allowing a great view of the Zuni Buttes. From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 13
... Preview: Combination of a paved and dirt road that makes a small loop around Bread Springs. Route: Paved and improved dirt road. View: High desert. From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 30
... Preview: Who says things don’t get better in Gallup? What used to be a mountain bike ride is now a great road ride. The extended loop that goes around the community of Bread Springs south of Gallup is a hilly ... From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Road Biking - Trail Length: 32
... Preview: Out and back ride over some good sized hills that pass beautiful rock formations to the old United Nuclear uranium mine. Road: Moderate traffic, Good shoulder except short segment with no shoulder. ... From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Road Biking - Trail Length: 40
... Preview: Beautiful canyon hike leading to a surreal setting at the base of a sandstone spire. Route: Trail, sheep trails, bushwhacking. View: Spectacular. From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.5
... Preview: Long loop of both road and mountain biking that goes up to McGaffey and down the Danoff road. Route: Paved and dirt road. View: Forest with panoramic spots. From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 50
... Preview: Fun, rolling single track loop. Great for all abilities. Most people will want to drive to the trailhead. The trailhead is about 6 miles from the hospital area so one can ride on busy streets or walk ... From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Hiking,Mountain Biking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 8.5
... Preview: Short out and back that goes out toward Ft. Wingate. Road: Moderate traffic, Good shoulder to no shoulder. View: Redrocks. From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Road Biking - Trail Length: 24
... Preview: Out and back route that goes up Foster Canyon toward McGaffey Lake. Route: good dirt road - rough in spots. View: Forest with some clearings. From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 20
... Preview: Flat out and back to Arizona with good views of the sandstone cliffs west of Gallup. Road: Light traffic, No shoulder. View: Sandstone cliffs and mesas. The wind usually blows from the east in the ... From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Road Biking - Trail Length: 50
... Preview: Moderate out and back route with rolling hills. Road: Moderate traffic, Good shoulder. View: Rolling forest. At 21 miles south of Gallup continue down the hill. At the split in the road, go right d ... From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Road Biking - Trail Length: 42
... Preview: Challenging single track loop with great vistas and cap rocks. Great for an afternoon loop mountain bike ride with the family or all day epic ride. This is a mountain bike specific designed trail syst ... From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Hiking,Mountain Biking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 22
... Preview: Brutal single track that goes from Gallup up along the east side of the Hogback and connects to the White Cliffs loop. Route: Single track. View: Detached mesa and rugged rocks. From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 6
... Preview: Long loop that covers some of the most beautiful country in the area. Road: Moderate & light traffic, Good shoulder to Window Rock then no shoulder. View: Simply beautiful. From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Road Biking - Trail Length: 79
... Preview: This is a short, easy hike to a uniquely shaped cave. The steep climb up to the top of the cave leads to a concrete stone shelter. The spring at the top of the cave feeds a water trough at the base. B ... From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.75
... Preview: An out and back with rolling hills going out to La Ventana, a large rock arch. Road: Light traffic, No shoulder. View: Large sandstone arch. From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Road Biking - Trail Length: 36
... Preview: Walking or running trail in and around the base of the White Cliffs with great views of the intricate rock formations and the Hogback. Great easy afternoon hike for families with young children. This ... From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Hiking,Trail Running - Trail Length: 2
... Preview: Loop starting at McGaffey Lake that goes up to the lookout tower and down Strawberry Canyon. Route: Old dirt road and trail. View: Forest. From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Cross-Country Skiing - Trail Length: 4
... Preview: Out and back route from Gallup up to the Cibola National Forest and McGaffey Lake. Road: Moderate traffic, Good shoulder to no shoulder. View: Redrocks and forest. From the guidebook "The Gallup Guide: Outdoor Routes in Red Rock Country"
Gallup, NM - Road Biking - Trail Length: 44