Ride With Us! New Ruidoso Parks and Recreation Bike Rental Program

This Ruidoso Parks and Recreation Bike Rental Program encourages residents and visitors to explore our Village parks and trail system by bicycle. Bikes are rented on a first-come, first-served basis and equipment of various sizes and styles are subject to availability.

Questions?  Please contact us at our offices in Village Hall (535 Resort Drive), by telephone at 575-257-5030, or via email at parksrec@ruidoso-nm.gov.

All of our bikes are made by Kona (adult models include Fire Mountain and Lanai; youth models include Hula and Mekena).

Rental Fees:

  • Half Day (4 hour) Rate - $25

  • Full Day (9:00 am – 4:00 pm) - $40

The following also applies to the program:

  • A credit card, driver’s license, and signed contract/waiver form are required for rental

  • Arrive at the Parks & Recreation Office (535 Resort Dr.) at 8:30 am to allow for paperwork, bike sizing & instruction to leave by 9:00 am

  • Check list and waiver must be signed prior to leaving with bikes.

  • Follow/Use recommended trails/maps based on individual experience.

  • Return bikes back to Parks Office by 4:00 pm for check-in & inspection.

  • A fee will be assessed for late return of bikes.

  • An overnight fee can be added for multiple day rental.

  • Locks will be provided for bike rental.

 

Biking in Ruidoso

From street to trail, if you love to pedal, Ruidoso has you covered. With new trail development and a vast network of empty rural roads and awesome mountain trails, cycling in Ruidoso has never been better. Discover the best places to get your bike on in Ruidoso.

Where to Ride

Easy:

Cedar Creek - 901 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345

Alto Lake Trail - 854 State Highway 48, Ruidoso, NM 88345

The Links Fitness Trail - 685 Hull Rd.

Mescalero Fitness Trail - 287 Carrizo Canyon Rd, Mescalero, NM 88340



Moderate:

Grindstone: 515 Resort Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345

Cedar Creek: 901 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345

Fort Stanton: Fort Stanton, NM 88323


Difficult:

Grindstone: 515 Resort Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345

Cedar Creek: 901 Mechem Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345

Fort Stanton: Fort Stanton, NM 88323

Skills Park: 608 White Mountain Dr, Ruidoso, NM 88345


Suggested Route maps