Continental Divide Trail

Gila National Forest, New Mexico

Distance35.0mi
Elevation Gain1,799ft
Trailhead Elevation6,275ft
Top6,920ft
Elevation Min/Max6184/6920ft
Elevation Start/End6275/6275ft

Continental Divide Trail

Continental Divide Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Grant County, New Mexico. It is within Gila National Forest. It is 35.0 miles long and begins at 6,275 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 8.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,799 feet. The Bear Mountain Group (elevation 6,781 feet) quarry and Black Peak (elevation 9,006 feet) can be seen along the trail. There is also parking along the trail. This trail connects with the following: Sawmill Wagon Road Trail #243, Signal Peak Trail #742, Forest Road 4083y, Bear Canyon Road, Forest Road 4083z and Forest Road 4255a.