Boulder Pass Trail | A two day adventure to Crown King Arizona

A new 4X4 adventure trail to Crown King, Arizona

Boulder Pass Trail is a highly demanding 4WD adventure trail that will take 2 days to complete. Along the way, there are several points of interest including Castle Creek Canyon, Bradshaw's Grave, Copperopolis, Lehman Mill and the well known Crown King.

You will experience various types of terrain including deep sand, water crossings, steep grades, rock gardens and off camber washouts. The views are incredible as you crest boulder pass. The trail is best completed from north to south for the best views.

Most of the trail is located on Arizona State Trust Land.
Get your Arizona State trust land permit HERE.

Trail Rating
Scenic Beautie
Physical Demand
Ooo Ahhh
Trail Information
Total Distance 88.8 Miles (Allow 2 days)
Elevation Gain 11,703 Feet
Maximum Elevation 5,562 Feet
Fuel Stop Crown King, Mayor
High Clearance Required
Full Size Ok
Nearest Wilderness Area Hassayampa River, Castle Creek
Opportunities 4X4, Camp, Bike, Hike, Fish, Hunt
Land Management Trust Land, BLM, USFS, Private
Flash Flood Yes
Winter Closure No
Best Season Any Time

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