Featured Ride: Cottonwood Valley Trail System – Blue Diamond Loop

Originally posted on December 30, 2015 at 7:00 am

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Ringing in the New Year in Las Vegas? If so, you might want to bring or rent a bike to ride off your hangover on New Year’s day. Believe it or not, the Las Vegas region offers a lot of great riding, from the Boulder Canyon trails to the Cowboy Trails just south of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, to the Cottonwood Valley Trails we’re featuring here.

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This 10.2-mile Blue Diamond Loop is recommended for beginner to intermediate riders. If you’re looking for more, options for adding mileage and difficulty are plenty.

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This ride conveniently starts and ends at McGhie’s Bike Outpost in Blue Diamond, Nevada. Stock up on parts and supplies, or rent a bike and travel light.

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Be sure to check out all the details on MTB Project if you plan to ring in the New Year on the Cottonwood Valley Trails.

Photos courtesy of MTB Project.


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