How to Spend Your Holiday in New Mexico as an Athlete

What are you going to do on vacation this year?

Mountain biking can make for a beautiful holiday. You can explore America by mountain biking. Tours of scenic routes are available through many companies. These trips often come with accommodations. Athletic couples will appreciate these relaxing but active vacations. Fantastic mountain biking trails are in every region in the country, but some places are renowned for amazing trails. Look beyond the major mountain ranges. Mountain bikers will enjoy the adventure of any hilly, scenic, rough trail. One place you can trust to have fun as an athlete in the United States is New Mexico, especially if you are an outdoor person. There are so many ways you can have fun in New Mexico.

In the Southeast, North Carolina provides some beautiful mountain bike trails. The Pacific Northwest and Southwest are also famous regions for mountain bikers. The American West Region is known for mountain biking trails, but you don’t need to stop there! The Southwest area has many favorite trails as well! The Piney Canyon Road in Arizona, South Boundary Trail in New Mexico, and Flume Trail in Nevada are some of the best trails in the Southwest.

Each of these trails is at least 20 miles long and has a reputation for being a challenging ride. Piney Canyon is the longest. It has over 50 miles of exciting terrain. But don’t worry, you don’t have to ride the entire trail. You can try out the Pacific Northwest for a mountain bike vacation. The three favorite trails in this region are the Surveyor’s Ridge in Oregon, Mount Tamalpais in California, and in Washington, the Methow Trail System.

New  Mexico has so many beautiful landscapes which include the Rio Grande’s true blue, painterly skies and the snow-like drifts of fine sand. The state is popular for its soaring mountains and the Blue Hole, a 24-meter-deep, crystal-clear pool. There are plenty caves and mineral springs, so as an athlete, you can go on skiing, hiking and even a good swim in one of the springs. You will find like Taos, Truth or Consequences that still conserve the artistic heritage f the state. From the folk art, turquoise jewelry to pottery and Concho belts, you must find something you would take home not just as a souvenir, but a cultural piece that will also remind you of the state.

the Blue Hole

Amidst your biking and swimming schedules, do find time to have a tortilla and banana or pine nut pancake, the green chili burger and other southwestern delicacies that will surely blow your mind away. Athletic people will enjoy mountain biking vacations. You can explore regions at your own pace, and these holidays are usually less expensive than other types of trips. You’ll feel a sense of pride as you complete a trail (even if you choose not to complete the whole path), and will get the adventure of a lifetime. What a great way for a couple to explore America! Not in a serious relationship right now? No problems – gather a group of your single friends and make it an adventurous group excursion. Imagine the memories you’ll create!