Arizona Trail #36 is a 16.8 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Grand Canyon, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from October until April.

Distance: 16.8 miles Elevation Gain: 613 feet Route Type: Point to Point


nature trips

bird watching



wild flowers


no shade

no dogs

Directions from Kaibab National Forest: Trailhead Locations:1. The northern trailhead of the Arizona Trail is located at the intersection of Forest Road 248 and the Forest boundary; about 13 1/2 miles north of US 89A, and 15 1/2 miles from Jacob Lake.2. Junction of US 89A and Forest Road 205: 2.0 miles northeast of North Kaibab Visitor Center.3. Junction FR 205: 9 miles south of Jacob Lake on Highway 67 turn left (east) on FR 205. Go 0.3 miles to trailhead.4. Telephone Hill trailhead: Drive south on Highway 67 to FR 241. Trailhead is located 0.1 mile east of Highway 67.5. East Rim Viewpoint.6. Junction FR 610: Drive south on Highway 67 to FR 611 (just south of DeMotte Park). Continue on FR 611 to FR 610. Go right (south) on FR 610 for 6.0 miles to trailhead.

Sat Oct 13 2018

This trail is easy and beautiful with glimpses of the valley below. I hiked Segment 36. The directions do not go with this segment.

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Sat Jan 28 2017