The Palisade Rim Trail explores the southern rim of Palisade. The Palisade Rim Trail garners the majority of biking attention in Palisade, With almost 1,500 feet of ascent and descent this trail is not for the novice biker. The trail passes close to cliff edges, caution is the word, as this trail is also open to hiking and horseback riding.
The Palisade Plunge Trail, from the top of Grand Mesa down to the town of Palisade, is currently in the planning phase. This proposed 30 mile trail would be open to mountain bikes and hiking. The following link gives the reader an update to the latest developments.