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Albuquerque: North Apache Kid Trail

Seeking solitude? Test your compass skills as you venture 9.4 miles into a canyon of recovering burn zones and trickling springs in the San Mateo Mountains.

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To Trailhead

I-25 S to US 60 W to NM 52 S toward Dusty. Stay L on NM 52 @ jct. with NM 163. In 16 mi., turn L onto FR 478. Go 14.1 mi.; R @ Water Canyon turnoff, then .7 mi. to signed parking area.

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