Box Canyon - Florence

4.8/5 (47 reviews)
Located northeast of Florence, Box Canyon is a scenic trail that passes through a spectacular, narrow canyon with geological features and bright, colorful vegetation you wouldn't commonly associate with the desert, such as acarosporaceae fungi. Beyond the sheer, towering canyon walls, drivers can fi... Read More
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Highlights of Box Canyon - Florence

Camping Category Icon Camping
Desert Category Icon Desert
Overland Category Icon Overland
Wash Category Icon Wash
Water Category Icon Water
Highest Elevation
2302 ft
Shape of Trail
Straight Through
Typically Open
Year Round
Best Direction
North
Official Trail Name
6133
Nearest Town
Florence
Nearest Services
Florence
Management Agency
Arizona State Trust Department and Bureau of Land Management
District
Gila District

Overview

Located northeast of Florence, Box Canyon is a scenic trail that passes through a spectacular, narrow canyon with geological features and bright, colorful vegetation you wouldn't commonly associate with the desert, such as acarosporaceae fungi. Beyond the sheer, towering canyon walls, drivers can find petroglyphs, and historical stagecoach stops making this trail a truly unique Arizona offroad experience. A favorite amongst many offroad enthusiasts, this trail is a popular access point to many other trails within the Florence Junction area.

Trail Difficulty and Assessment

Trail Guide Overview
14 Waypoints
44 Trail Photos
1 Trail Concerns
47 Community Reviews
1 Video
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