For a change of pace during our SW road trip, we rented bikes (at Pedal the Peaks, they were super nice & efficient) and rode almost to the end of the trail & back from near Albertson's. It's was lovely, safe and easy to follow the trail. We were in the area to visit Mesa Verde NP but we loved Durango and ended up spending an extra day in the area. Afterward, we went rafting with Durango Rafting, which was also tons of fun.
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