Tabeguache - Bangs Canyon

Rating: 
One-way Distance: 17.3 miles
Difficulty: Strenuous
MTB Skill level:
Elevation: 4676 - 7283 feet
Elevation gain: 2,770
Elevation loss: 4,222
Cellphone: 0-4 bars
Time: 5 hrs.
Trailhead: Bangs Canyon Staging Area
Fee: none
Attractions: Epic downhill, scenic canyons




Tabeguache (TAB-a-watch) is a 142 mile long trail that has one end in Grand Junction, Colorado and the other end in Montrose. This post covers the section of the trail that runs between the Bangs Canyon Staging Area, off of Little Park Road, near Grand Junction, to where it crosses Highway 141 west of Whitewater.