From Phoenix…

Approx. 2 – 3 hours depending on traffic and start location

Take US-60 E towards Globe AZ

Stay on US-60 E through Globe heading towards Showlow AZ
(there is a left hand turn at a stop light in Globe to stay on US-60 E which also joins AZ-77 N)

Take US-60 E / AZ-77 N towards Showlow AZ until you reach the Salt River Canyon

The highway winds down to the bottom of the Salt River Canyon

Turn left onto small dirt road just after the Rest Stop / Bridge over the Salt River

See the maps below for visual directions!

From Tuscon…

Approx. 2.5 – 3 hours depending on traffic and start location

Take AZ-77 North towards Globe AZ

In Globe, turn right to continue on AZ-77 N / US-60 E heading towards Showlow
(there is a right hand turn at a stop light in Globe to stay on AZ-77 N / US-60 E)

Take AZ-77 N / US-60 E towards Showlow until you reach the Salt River Canyon

The highway winds down to the bottom of the Salt River Canyon

Turn left onto small dirt road just after the Rest Stop / Bridge over the Salt River

See the maps below for visual directions!

Google Map from Phoenix AZ

Google Map from Tuscon AZ