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Adventure Rating: Epic
Trip Length: 217 miles, 3-5 days
Season: Year round, but October - April is recommended to avoid the summer heat.
Technical Rating: Mostly green with some mild blue sections.
Typical Terrain: Graded dirt and gravel roads, with some bumpier jeep trails.
Recommended Vehicle: SUV or truck with 4x4
Adventure Vans: Sprinter 4x4s should be able to manage the entire route.
Alternative Routes: n/a A Note about Through Passage: At the southern end of the route, there is a parcel of private property owned by Castle Dome Mine Museum. Typically the museum leaves their gates unlocked, but occasionally they are locked. We recommend calling ahead to the museum to confirm the gates will be open (please stop by to support them as well!).
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Camping Recommendations Dispersed camping is permitted
Recommended Points of Interest
DP1 - Spiral Labyrinth
DP2 - Palm Canyon
DP3 - Skull Rock
DP4 - Kofa Cabin
DP5 - Kofa Monument
DP6 - Wilbanks Cabin
DP7 - Hovatter Homestead
DP8 - Kofa Pioneer Cemetery
DP9 - Castle Dome Peak
DP10 - Castle Dome Mine Museum
DP11 - Thumb Butte
DP12 - Big Eye Mine
Maps + Navigation
>> Always check with local land managers for road closures and conditions.
Gaia GPS (Neotreks Land Use layer, Gaia base layer)
blm maps >>
Download GPX files
TIP: To expose alternative routes and points of interest in Google Maps, open the sidebar and select the desired layer.