Buena Vista Trail #637

Area Status: Open

Buena Vista is a beautiful trail just a short drive from Show Low.

At a Glance

Usage: Medium
Best Season: Early spring to early winter
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Lakeside Ranger District
(928) 368-2100
TTY: (928) 368-5088

General Information


From downtown Show Low, drive 4.8 miles west towards the White Mountain Apache Reservation. Pass the Summer Pines turnoff. Just after mile post 337 you'll see a sign, "Entering the White Mountain Apache Reservation." Turn left before the sign on to Forest Road 300 (Rim Road). Drive 300 yards. Trailhead is on the left.

General Notes:

Keep an eye open for trail markers to help keep you on the trail.

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  Area/Length : 
9 miles

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  Elevation : 
6,520 feet - 6,773 feet