Cibola National Forest: South Crest Trail (#130S)— Sandia Crest to Upper Tram Terminal Professional Review and Guide
"This 3-mile out-and-back trail takes hikers along the ridge of the Sandia Mountains. Beginning at the Crest House and ending at the Sandia Tramway, the hike’s highlights include stunning 100-mile views, a spur trail to the historic Kiwanis Cabin, and several wildlife-viewing opportunities in the Kiwanis Meadow area.
he trail begins near the Sandia Crest, the highest point in the Sandia Mountains at 10,678 feet. Located near the trailhead is the Sandia Crest House, a privately owned gift and snack shop. There is also a visitor center in the Crest
House that has information on trail conditions, wildlife, and the surrounding forest area. An outhouse is also available just south of the parking area."