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Favorite Estes Canyon
Intermediate

Bull Pasture/ Estes Canyon Loop Trail

3.6 mi 5.8 km • Loop • 925 ft Ascent 281.98 m Ascent

(2) Ajo, AZ

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1.6 mi 2.5 km #1Estes Canyon Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Ajo, AZ
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1.6 mi 2.5 km Ajo, AZ
1.5 mi 2.4 km #2Bull Pasture Trail
Intermediate
Ajo, AZ
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.4 km Ajo, AZ
0.7 mi 1.1 km #3Arch Canyon Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Ajo, AZ
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0.7 mi 1.1 km Ajo, AZ

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As the trail gains elevation, you can see more of the surrounding area.  If you hike in the morning, you get the benefit of hiking in the shade as the sun isn't high enough to clear the mountains above you.
Jan 7, 2018 near Ajo, AZ
Cholla sit next to the trail as the mountains rise above the canyon.
Jan 7, 2018 near Ajo, AZ
The trail departs from the parking lot heading out toward the arch.
Jan 7, 2018 near Ajo, AZ
The Sonoran Desert spreads out before you, allowing you to see how green it really is.
Jan 7, 2018 near Ajo, AZ
Estes Canyon
Dec 9, 2017 near Ajo, AZ
View toward Sonoyta, Mexico
Dec 9, 2017 near Ajo, AZ
Climbing up to Bull Pasture
Dec 9, 2017 near Ajo, AZ
Organ Pipe Cactus
Dec 9, 2017 near Ajo, AZ
Ajo Mountain Range
Dec 9, 2017 near Ajo, AZ
You get some amazing views of the surrounding mountains from the trail inside the canyon.
Jan 7, 2018 near Ajo, AZ
The well maintained trail ends near here.  After this, an unmaintained trail begins to climb more steeply up to the arch.
Jan 7, 2018 near Ajo, AZ
The arch, visible from the trailhead
Dec 9, 2017 near Ajo, AZ

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