Copper Canyon Trail

HARD 2 reviews
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Copper Canyon Trail is a 9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Magdalena, New Mexico that features beautiful wild flowers and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from March until October.

DISTANCE
9.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
3339 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

views

wild flowers

wildlife

hiking
Monday, June 23, 2014

Fantastic hike, but a little hot in June. The Copper Canyon (Trail 10) was beautiful and shady. Coming down on the other side of the ridge (Trail 11) was very hot and sunny.

hiking
Sunday, July 07, 2013

Beautiful views! I love this area.