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Piedra Lisa Trail

Cibola National Forest, Sandia Ranger District, 11776 Hwy. 337, Tijeras, NM 87059
+1 505-281-3304
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Great views

This hiking trail is a steep grade. You need to be in at least reasonable shape to hike this trail... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
JILL & DAVI... B
Two different hikes

If you do this hike from the southeast trailhead it is moderately setup trail, but from the... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
CavemanHHH
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Placitas, New Mexico
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Offers views of some of the Sandias' most spectacular granite formations. Trail leads to ridge called "El Rincon."
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Apr 15, 2018
“Two different hikes”
Jun 18, 2018
“Great views”
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Cibola National Forest, Sandia Ranger District, 11776 Hwy. 337, Tijeras, NM 87059
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+1 505-281-3304
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This hiking trail is a steep grade. You need to be in at least reasonable shape to hike this trail. It has great views. Best to start hike early summer mornings, or fall or spring. Descending can be treacherous as the soil is a loose...More

Thank JILL & DAVI... B
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

If you do this hike from the southeast trailhead it is moderately setup trail, but from the northeast side it is much more difficult. Still both ways are doable & great. The North trail head is harder to drive to, but much more private. No...More

1  Thank CavemanHHH
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

I live in ABQ and I'm an avid hiker. Decided to post about Piedra Lisa because this is the trail I'd be most likely to recommend to visitors. It's very easy to get to. From Tramway Blvd, take 333 East. The pavement will eventually end...More

2  Thank LynetteWicks
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

My wife and I started on this well kept, clearly defined trail early AM April. The sun was strong but the air was cool and dry with a slight wind. You hike on a graveled path to the back of the canyon then it's a...More

1  Thank gfm1118
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

This is a moderately difficult hike. 2k feet elevation gain in 2.2 miles. The trail is very well kept, clearly marked and will have your legs feeling the burn. No need for a stair master with this trailhead close by. Not many have heard of...More

1  Thank Kimberly M
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