Albuquerque Senior Centers' Hiking Groups (ASCHG)

Bluebird Mesa Hike
In Cuba Region

Hike Id H10690
Last Update 2019-07-14 20:47:43.0
Hike Class C
Hike Miles 7.0
Minimum Elevation 8739
Elevation Gain 750
Route Type CCW Loop
Drive Miles Round Trip 190
Drive Time Oneway 2:00
Hiking Seasons Sprg, Smmr
Hike Rating (1.0 by 1 hikers)

Highlights The trail climbs about 750 ft in 1.5 miles to a spectacular view looking north and west toward Chaco. On the rest of the hike, the trail crosses some large meadows lined with fir and aspens, along with dense stands of Spruce. Pond and springs abundant on this trail.

Trailhead Directions I-25 north to Bernalillo exit 242, west on US 550 to Cuba. East on SR 126 about 10 mi. Park at the trail head that is on the right at FR 98.
Text Author Cindy McConnell
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