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Copper - Foothills Trails

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20 mi 33 km of trail 4 Runs

Easy Trails 0 Trails Intermediate Trails 6 Trails Hard Trails 3 Trails

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Runs in Copper - Foothills Trails - 4

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Favorite Embudo Horse Trail's higher route provides several scenic overlooks of Albuquerque. Embudo Trail is visible to the right.
Difficult

Embudo Canyon

6.6 mi 10.7 km • Loop • 1,712 ft Ascent 521.96 m Ascent

(13) Carnuel, NM
Favorite A first look at the beginning of the Embudo Canyon trail!
Intermediate

Foothills FA 50K

31.4 mi 50.6 km • Loop • 3,594 ft Ascent 1095.44 m Ascent

(2) Sandia…, NM
Favorite Barrel Cacti blossom in beautiful spring color.
Difficult

Three Guns to Embudito Trailhead

7.9 mi 12.8 km • Point to Point • 2,277 ft Ascent 694.16 m Ascent

(4) Carnuel, NM
Favorite A first look at the beginning of the Embudo Canyon trail!
Difficult

Whitewash Loop

12.9 mi 20.7 km • Loop • 2,910 ft Ascent 886.86 m Ascent

(7) Carnuel, NM

Trails in Copper - Foothills Trails - 5

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5.3 mi 8.6 km #1Embudito Trail #192
Difficult
Sandia Heights, NM
Difficult
5.3 mi 8.6 km Sandia Heights, NM 10 
3.9 mi 6.2 km #2Whitewash Trail
Very Difficult
Carnuel, NM
Very Difficult
3.9 mi 6.2 km Carnuel, NM
1.7 mi 2.8 km #3Embudo Horse Trail
Difficult
Carnuel, NM
Difficult
1.7 mi 2.8 km Carnuel, NM
3.1 mi 5.0 km #4Embudo Trail
Difficult
Carnuel, NM
Difficult
3.1 mi 5.0 km Carnuel, NM
6.2 mi 10.0 km #5Lower Foothills Trail 365
Intermediate
Sandia Heights, NM
Intermediate
6.2 mi 10.0 km Sandia Heights, NM

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There are some intimidating features at the end of the Embudo Trail, but they're conquerable.
Mar 1, 2016 near Carnuel, NM

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