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North Fruita Desert

Mesa County, Colorado

North Fruita Desert

How to Get There

From Fruita: Head north on Maple St from US-50. After approx 1.0 mile it will turn into 17 1/2 Rd. Continue on 17 1/2 Rd approx 3.0 miles to N 3/10 Rd. Turn east on N 3/10 Rd and follow approx 0.5 miles to 18 Rd. Follow 18 Rd approx 3.2 miles to trail access.

Detailed Description


Adopted Trails

Trail System Information

Location: 39.2569, -108.717466667
Location is:
Nearest City: Fruita
Difficulty (1-10):
Distance (mi):
Time (hh:mm):
Lowest Elevation (ft):
Highest Elevation (ft):
Best for: 4WDMotorcycleATVUTV

Note that not all of the trails in an area will be open to all vehicle types. Follow the Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM)s and signage for the area and ride only on trails open to and wider than your OHV.

Maps/GPS files: PDF ZIP KMZ Map

Visit the Trail Maps page for download/print instructions, information about the Avenza App for PDF files, or a complete list of available maps!

More Info: Grand Junction Field Office (970) 244-3000
  BLM Colorado State Office (303) 239-3600

Nearby Trails

Trail Name   Trail Width Length (mi)
North Fruita Desert   Motorcycle   30
North Fruita Desert   ATV   10

Return to the OHV Trail Guide Map or Guide Index page.

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Stay The Trail Colorado was Awarded the 2013 Outstanding Trail Sharing Award
American Trails

This award recognizes innovative & successful trail sharing efforts, programs, & systems.

American Trails' 21st National Trails Awards Program honors people and programs at the 21st American Trails International Symposium. The awards celebration was held at Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation, Arizona, April 16, 2013.

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