Albuquerque Senior Centers' Hiking Groups (ASCHG)

Rio en Medio One-Way from East TH Hike
In Sangre De Cristos Region

Hike Id H10686
Last Update 2019-06-09 08:32:50.0
Hike Class D
Hike Miles 6.2
Minimum Elevation 7225
Elevation Gain 2905
Total Uphill 240
Total Downhill 3180
Avg Grade 12 %
Route Type Oneway
Drive Time Oneway 1:45
Hiking Seasons Sprg, Smmr, Fall
Hike Rating (Hike not rated)
All On Trail Yes
All Paved/Gravel Roads Yes

Highlights A chance to do the full Rio en Medio trail. A waterfall that you can go behind.

Cautions Fairly steep downhill all the way, so don't go on this one if you have bad knees. Bring hiking poles for the stream crossings and water shoes for the waterfall.
Maintainer Marilyn Warrant