6. Angel Fire, NM
Finding enough time to dial in the growing trail systems at Angel Fire can take years . With over 40 miles of track, Angel Fire is the premier bike park destination in the Southwest. Although Arizona holds the trophy for best cross-country in the Southwest, Angel Fire, New Mexico is hands down the best downhill around the desert.
5. Fernie, B.C.
Known for its winter steeps in and around Lizard Bowl, people often forget about Fernie’s summer opportunities, which includes one of the best bike parks in B.C. With 37 professionally designed and built trails, this bike park is a must see on the Brown-Pow Highway.