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Excellent trail

This is one of the more difficult trails in the Dale Ball system. While it is open to mountain... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
Colorado Springs, Colorado
If you are in Town, you must GO!

This trail is incredible! Once you step away from the trailhead, nestled in a neighborhood of... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
Lorilou F
Overland Park, Kansas
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15 Jun 2018
“Excellent trail”
14 Mar 2017
“If you are in Town, you must GO!”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

This is one of the more difficult trails in the Dale Ball system. While it is open to mountain biking, this one makes for an even better hike. It is less crowded than some of the other Dale Bale trails and makes for a very...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

This trail is incredible! Once you step away from the trailhead, nestled in a neighborhood of upper-income, secluded, gated homes, you'll feel like you are in the wilderness. When you come to portions of the trail that provide views of Santa Fe, you'll be amazed...More

Date of experience: March 2017
4  Thank Lorilou F
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

First half mile or so close to houses (not obtrusive) then quite beautiful views and remote! 3 miles. Modest uphill. Very well signed!

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Janet F
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Just a freckle under 2 miles, this loop hike is easy to find and a treat to hike. Some of the vista views seem to go on for miles. Of all the trails, this one provided the best vistas of the area around the city.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Near St. Johns College and not far from town, the Dorthy Stewart Trails are a small section of the larger Dale Ball Trails system. What is nice about this part is that you get good views from multiple perspectives, are able to marvel at tall...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank DB-Raw
Reviewed 17 July 2015

I was participating in St. John's College Summer Classic Seminar program. This meant I was in Santa Fe for a week. I like to hike first thing in the morning and found the Atyla Trail to take a little longer then the time I had...More

Date of experience: July 2015
5  Thank EdandMarna
Reviewed 16 April 2015

lovely short hike; maybe 2 mile loop from & back to parking on Camino Cruz Blanca. Great view of the city and the Jemez and Sandia mountains. Trail maintained in pretty good condition. Some loose rock; good combo of cardio and flat and downhill.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank heyU7
Reviewed 7 April 2015

Easy to find. Take Camino de Cruz Blanca to the St. John's College campus. About 3/4 mile further up the road, there are 4 parking spaces on the left hand side of the road at the trailhead, but no on-street parking. If the spots are...More

Date of experience: April 2015
4  Thank David S
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