Tree Spring-Crest-Ski Basin-10K-Tree Spring

Tree Spring-Crest-Ski Basin-10K-Tree Spring Hike
In Sandia Mountain East Region

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map Hike Key: H10661
Last Updated: 03/20/2023 2:44pm
Last Updated By: Marilyn Fixer
Hike Class: D (Difficult)
Hike Distance: 7.5 mi
Minimum Elevation: 0 ft
Elevation Change: 0 ft
Total Uphill: 2200 ft
Total Downhill: 0 ft
Avg. Grade: %
Route Type: Lollypop
On Trail: Yes
Paved or Gravel Roads: Yes
GPS Advised: No
Hiker Limit (NF/BLM/NP): 15 (Sandia Wilderness)
Drive Distance Round Trip: 110 mi
Drive Time One-Way:
Hiking Seasons: Spring, Summer, and Fall
New Mexico Game Unit: 8
Hike Status: In Process


Trailhead Directions

Begin at Tree Spring TH. Mile Marker 5.5 on NM 536.

Actual Hike

Hike starts at Tree Spring Trailhead. Hike 2 mi. to the Crest Trail junction. Turn right and head north on the Crest Trail for approx. 2 miles to the Tram.
Hike down the Ski runs to the 10K south trail. Turn right and hike the 10K south until you reunite with the Tree Spring Trail. Turn left and head down to the Trailhead.

Text Author: Nan Burke
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Maintainer: Randy Simons