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Albuquerque: Embudo-Whitewash Loop

Move from scrubby desert to forested foothills on this 9.5-mile loop just minutes from downtown. Pack ample water and a raptor ID book.

Rating

-Mapped by Bill Velasquez

To Trailhead

I-40 E to exit 167, then N on Tramway Blvd. NE. In 1.8 mi., R onto Indian School Rd. Road ends @ trailhead parking lot (gates locked @ sundown).

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