Map of Chiricahua National Monument, southeast Arizona, showing roads, trails and other features. The 8-mile paved scenic drive and miles of day-use hiking trails provide opportunities to discover the beauty, natural Chiricahua National Monument Map. Chiricahua National Monument is a unit of the National Park System located in the Chiricahua Map showing the location of Chiricahua National Monument.

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Put this one on your list! Retrieved from ” https: Welcome to Chiricahua National Monument! We did it in reverse Some areas 3 inches deep.

Coordinates on Wikidata Commons category link is on Wikidata. The 8-mile paved scenic drive and miles of day-use hiking trails provide opportunities to discover the beauty, natural sounds, and inhabitants of this 11, nonument site.

The volcanic material eventually eroded into the natural rock formations of the present monument. If you have an active imagination, the rocks will remind you of things such as Duck on the Rock, Punch and Judy, and The Sea Captain to name a few. Thoroughly enjoyed this hike.

It’s all mostly up hill from there!! The Balanced Rock formation.

Maps – Chiricahua National Monument (U.S. National Park Service)

An acquaintance claimed to have seen him later that afternoon, slumped between two men in a pickup truck. If you’re doing the whole loop back to the parking lot, it’s not 8 miles like listed, it’s between miles. Visit our website blogs for other interesting things to do in Southeastern Arizona. Great views as you near the loop of Heart of Rocks. I suggest you take along lunch or a snack, and find a spot along the trail to sit down and enjoy the view.


Grand Canyon Petrified Forest Saguaro. Started at Echo Canyon parking lot and entered to the right into the canyons. There are many ways to hike in the canyons that comprise the Monument but I will give you one that starts and stops at Massai Point. We went the extra mile round-trip loop to Inspiration Point and enjoyed our time up there probably a little bit longer than we should have Visit the Faraway Ranch Historic District to discover more about the people who have called this area home.

You’ll see lots of interesting trees that were burned from a previous fire then the breathtaking view of Inspiration Point was on point.

Hiking In The Chiricahua National Monument

The map with gps will mmonument you if you get off track. Best Trails in Chiricahua National Monument reviews. I wouldn’t take it back for the world but I would have gotten there at 9am. Joe Bravo on Heart of Rocks Loop. View of the rocks along the Hailstone Trail. The remainder is really fun.


Wikivoyage has a travel guide for Chiricahua National Monument. Retrieved May 20, Echo Canyon Trail finally ,ap with two other trails, the first of which is the Upper Rhyolite Trail. The Bobanian on Rhyolite Canyon Trail.

Chiricahua National Monument – Wikipedia

Doing this allows you to plan your route down the trail; enabling you to finish the hike back at the Visitors Center. Camille Huang on Heart of Rocks Loop. Amazing hike with varying environments and views.

Pleasant along the way with some open, hilly terrain and other forested terrain. The ash particles melted together to form rhyolite, a grayish colored rock that is what makes up the Monument today.

Views Read Edit View history. Recent Posts Autumn at Down by the River! The loop is amazing! Take your time and enjoy this one. And this shuttle they speak of. Spectacular monumwnt of rock formations and trees and forest.