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mgkbull 06-27-2011 10:52 PM

Wheeling out in Edgewood - Tijeras?
 
Hi all. I'm getting ready to move to Edgewood from Albuquerque to get away from all the noise and smog. Problem is I'm not too familiar with this area and would like to know if anyone has done any wheeling in these areas? If so what are some good spots and lastly, is anyone on this forum from there?

bhblaine 06-28-2011 12:14 AM

there is an area known as Cedro Peak which is a great wheeling areas and one of my favorites around albuquerque, however right now it is closed due to Stage III fire Restrictions. make sure to check out NMoffroad.com (Link in my signature) for more local talk
Here is a link to the "Cedro Peak" area
Cedro Peak

mgkbull 06-28-2011 07:07 PM

Hey bhblaine, thanks for the link to Cedro Peak... do you know the difficulty rating of this trail? Can a stock like mine with T/A's complete it? Thanks for the info!

bhblaine 07-05-2011 10:12 PM

sorry for the delay, dunno why this didn't show up on the "What's New" button. A stock jeep would be able to complete this trail.

Crazyray2929 07-12-2011 10:51 PM

When out to the Cedro Peak area even though it was closed on Friday (8th)...
Stopped at Molly's..Had one drink and listened to the band for awhile..
It was fun just to cruise the area and will be back over there when they open the camping road..

stopthevoices77 08-13-2011 05:40 PM

Is Cedro Peak open yet? Looking to take out my new (to me) Rubicon this weekend. Gonna take the family if anyone is interested.

stopthevoices77 08-13-2011 05:40 PM

Sorry, I mean next weekend.

mgkbull 08-14-2011 04:09 AM

Yeah it's open. I was out there with the New Mexico 4 Wheelers group a few weeks ago. It was an awesome fun time.

stopthevoices77 08-14-2011 12:58 PM

I went out today just to see where the trail head was. It was pretty easy to find, as was the end of the trail where it comes out on Juan Tomas. How well marked is the trail once you are on it? Is it easy to take a wrong turn?

mgkbull 08-14-2011 02:00 PM

No, the path is very visible and there are markers everywhere. Including spots where you are NOT allowed to go. When we went, we aired down to 8psi and it took us about 4 hours to navigate the entire path in a nice steady pace. Check out the last photos for when we were out there with the group https://picasaweb.google.com/mgkbull...eat=directlink

stopthevoices77 08-14-2011 08:13 PM

Looks like you guys had fun. I'm stoked! It is supposed to rain next Saturday. That should really add to the challenge.

mgkbull 12-15-2011 01:26 PM

How ya'll liking all this snow?

ToothlessJoe 12-15-2011 10:41 PM

I'm having a blast in the snow! Pulled out countless people already :2thumbsup:

I live in Edgewood...and there's always the 5k trail which is just up the road from Sonic. It gets tight in places, but it's not very technical. Its pretty short, but it can still be fun.
Also in Sandia Park (about 15 minutes away) there are a ton of places to wheel. If you want more info just let me know. :cheers2:

bhblaine 12-16-2011 03:45 AM

i might get some of that info from you!!! ^^^

ToothlessJoe 12-16-2011 08:05 PM

Just PM me anytime!

Here is a picture from a few days ago!
http://i1229.photobucket.com/albums/...tor/MyJeep.jpg


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