If you ever need a break from trails, check out Mesa Verde National Park which is closer to Cortez...we loved it when we road through earlier in the summer.
The trail riding looks awesome!
9000 miles around US 2up on a ratted out 1985 Honda Shadow 500 (VT500c) in under 2 months. If you're interested check our blog
Now riding Central Asia on a black 1994 Dominator.