Redstone Trail #206

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This 5 mile trail offers a a nice hike through various landscapes and the Redstone Park Canyon.

The Redstone Trail provides a relatively quick way to get into the upper reaches of Whitewater Creek within the Gila Wilderness. The trail leaves Silver Creek and climbs quickly to 9,000 ft within the first 1/2 mile. The trail winds through mixed conifer forest for about four miles and then descends into Whitewater Creek at Redstone Park at the junction of Trail #207. This junction is a popular camping area. This trail was logged summer 2017.

At a Glance

Usage: Light
Best Season: May-October
Closest Towns: Glenwood, NM
Water: Stream, Spring. Water quality is not tested. It is advisable to filter or treat all drinking water.

General Information


From Glenwood go north on Hwy 180 for 4 miles.  Go east on Hwy 159.  Continue 14 miles to trailhead.


There is limited parking along the side of the road and a few primitive campsites at the trailhead.


Camping & Cabins

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Horse Riding

Status: Open

Nature Viewing

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  Area/Length : 
8 Miles

  Elevation : 
8500 - 9600