18 Road and Kokopelli Loops Trails in Colorado
The North Fruita desert recreation area includes over 250 miles of designated recreation routes. Much of the area is desert valley floor with washes and sharp ridges. With close proximity to Fruita and Grand Junction, this area is popular for mountain bikers as it provides a close to home riding opportunities. The 18 road trails provide options for riders to experience some of the most playful mountain bike trails in the State of Colorado. The area is characterized by flow, providing mountain bike optimized features including rollers, berms and table top jumps.
Photos by Leslie Kehmeier, Mapping Manager, International Mountain Bicycling Association.