Capulin Snowplay Area -- Sandia Mtns. nr Albuquerque NM
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 35° 12.829 W 106° 24.485
13S E 371840 N 3897663
Quick Description: The Capulin Campground and Snowplay area in the Sandia Mountains above Albuquerque offers cross-country skiing trail and other snow play options in winter.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 8/19/2014 6:47:22 PM
Waymark Code: WMMA2K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team RAGAR
Views: 5

Long Description:
The Capulin Campground and Snowplay area cross country ski trailhead is gated closed in the winter (to prevent vehicles from going on to the trail, which the rest of the year is part paved road and part off-road trail).

The cross country skiing trailhead is located at the north end of the paved campground. The ski trail crosses the Sandia Crest Scenic Byway near the Ellis trail.

The trail is open for cross country skiing when conditions allow, at the discretion of the US Forest Service.
Is the trail groomed?: no

Fee Required?: no

Parking Coordinates: N 35° 12.815 W 106° 24.503

Hours available?: From: 12:00 AM To: 12:00 AM

Months available (if other than when snow is availble): at discretion of USFS

Trail Difficulty:

Length of trail (or shortest trail) in miles: 10K

Length of longest trail in miles: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Visitors to this waymark must post a picture of the trail head. Photos of the trail are encouraged. If the trail has been used by the visitor, feedback on the condition of the trail and experience is strongly encouraged.
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