Wild Horse Shortcut

Total Miles


2,038.41 ft


0.5 Hours

Technical Rating



Best Time

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

Trail Overview

This route is easy but can be more difficult due to weather conditions. This shortcut connects I-25 to Highway 14, the Turquoise Trail. There is private land on both sides of the road with barbed wire fencing. Look carefully beyond the barbed wire and you might see the majestic wild horses of central New Mexico.

Photos of Wild Horse Shortcut

Wild Horse Shortcut
Wild Horse Shortcut
Wild Horse Shortcut


The road is easy. Snow and ice add complexity to the drive.

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Access Description

This route is accessed from I-25 at Exit 259 going south or from Highway 14 between Golden and Madrid.

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