Blue Canyon Trail

EASY 3 reviews

Blue Canyon Trail is a 1.7 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Tonalea, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
1.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
42 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dog friendly

kid friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

views

wild flowers

Blue Canyon can legally only be visited with a Hopi guide. A list of authorized guides can be found at http://www.experiencehopi.com/authorized-hopi-guides , or visit www.experiencehopi.com/tours. http://www.experiencehopi.com/faq has some additional information about hiking in the Hopi Nation. You can also reach out to: Clayton Honyumptewa (Office of Hopi Lands) 928-734-3645 (personal cell) or more generally: Hopi Tribe 928-734-2441

hiking
5 months ago

This place is a hidden gem. It's in the middle of nowhere, so it's rare to see more than a few other people at this location. The rock formations are like none you've ever seen before, be prepared to spend several hours here gazing at the various formations.

off road driving
8 months ago

hiking
Saturday, December 12, 2015