Desert Runners: Boulders to Box Canyon

Total Miles
72.0

Elevation

1,162.19 ft

Duration

6 Hours

Technical Rating

4

Moderate

Best Time

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

Trail Overview

This trail will take you from Boulders OHV to Box Canyon in Wickenburg. Enjoy a little bit of everything from smooth dirt road to rock mountain side terrain. Once you get to Box Canyon you can play in the water. Make sure to close gates you might encounter on trail.

Photos of Desert Runners: Boulders to Box Canyon

Desert Runners: Boulders to Box Canyon
Desert Runners: Boulders to Box Canyon
Desert Runners: Boulders to Box Canyon

Difficulty

Good part of the trail is easy dirt trail and some washes. However there is sections where the trails is rocky as you make your way up and down the mountains.

Technical Rating

4

Status Reports

Drtxi _yank
May 12, 2024
4x4
Open
Normal
Dusty
Robbie Horstman
May 10, 2024
4x4
Open
Access at the end of the trail to enter box canyon was blocked with a pile of rocks. There is a detour but it is a fairly difficult downslope compared to what it was.
Mark Lyon
Apr 14, 2024
4x4
Open
Normal
Dusty
Don’t forget to bring some chairs and lunch. Perfect spot for a family outing. It can get busy with “tailgaters”
Mike Roohr
Apr 12, 2024
Open
Normal
Dusty
Fun trail. Did it solo no issues

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