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Saddle Horse Loop

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Length

1.1 Miles 1.7 Kilometers

96%

Runnable

Elevation

100' 31 m

Ascent

-109' -33 m

Descent

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

8%

Max Grade (5°)

4,581' 1,396 m

High

4,473' 1,363 m

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A short loop that provides amazing views of the Colorado River.

Megan W

Overview

Tuweeps running trails are marked with cairns (piles of rocks). Shade and water are scarce, and water non-existent. Walk only on trails, roads and washes. Each footstep off trail may destroy fragile biological soil crusts and damage native plants. All trails are CLOSED to PETS, BICYCLES, and VEHICLES.
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Dogs: No Dogs

Description [Suggest Changes]

This 45-minute loop offers spectacular views of the Colorado River. Access the trail along the road between Toroweap Overlook and Tuweep Campground, or from a trailhead near campsite 5 in the Tuweep Campground. This mostly level trail approaches the canyon edge and has spectacular straight-down views of the river.

Flora & Fauna [Suggest Changes]

Pinyon, scrub, cactus.

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  3.5 from 2 votes

#22

in North Rim

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#22

in North Rim

#467

in Arizona

#12,707

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