Woods Canyon Nature Trail

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The self-guided nature trail is 1/2 mile in length and takes 1-2 hours to complete.

At a Glance

Usage: Heavy
Best Season: Spring through Fall
Information Center: Black Mesa Ranger District
(928) 535-7300 
TTY: (928) 535-3213 

General Information

Directions:

From the north - From Winslow take Forest Road 34 to Forest Road 300 then turn left (east) 0.6 miles to Woods Canyon Lake entrance road. Follow signs to Rocky Point.

From the south - Take State Highway 260 to Forest Road 300; drive 3 miles on Forest Road 300 to Woods Canyon Lake entrance and follow signs to Rocky Point.
 


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Activities


Hiking

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Day Hiking

The self-guided nature trail is 1/2 mile in length and takes 1-2 hours to complete. It begins and ends at Rocky Point Picnic Area. The trail starts along the lake and meanders through Douglas fir, ponderosa pine, Gambel oak, and fern. Various signs identify the vegetation and landmarks. A sinkhole can be seen from the trail.

USGS Maps: Woods Canyon

Elevation desc 7,500 feet
Best Season: Spring through Fall
Difficulty Level: Easy

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Location

 
  Area/Length : 
0.9 miles

  Latitude : 
34.33531

  Longitude : 
-110.9

  Elevation : 
7,500 feet