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Santa Fe, NM: Atalaya Trail

This challenging 5.8-mile hike climbs through pinon scrub and rust-red ponderosa pine before topping out 2,000 feet above Santa Fe’s adobe sprawl.

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To Trailhead

I-25 N to exit 284. Turn L onto Pecos, R onto E Zia Rd., L onto Old Santa Fe Trail, R onto Camino del Monte Sol, and R onto Camino De Cruz Blanca. Park @ St. John's College; trailhead at end of lot.

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