Sandia Mountians Hiking Adventures

Education Through Observation

2018 (updated Feb 8)

Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, thou art God. – Psa 90:2 

Day-hikes for youth and adults capable of hiking about six hours in moderate mountain terrain.  Group size limited to 20 people.  Please RSVP -

Bring water, hat, snacks, and lunch.  Bring poncho in case of rain on the trail.  Most of the trails are sheltered by trees and pace will be easy.  Hikes may be cancelled for inclement weather (five day forecast) or fire restrictions (Sandia Ranger District).  Look for cancellations posted on this website or call 505 609-9609 if in doubt.



Trail Guide: Mark Burton,

Youth leadership encouraged:

  • Level I – Hike the trail with a group

  • Level II – Find the way yourself

  • Level III – Lead a group to the site

Be sure to RSVP if planning to hike.

Hikes may be cancelled due to inclement weather or fire restrictions