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A trail following a portion of Rio Bonito that flows down Little Bonito Canyon from the Crest Trail.


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Map Key

1.5

Miles

2.4

KM

Point to Point

8,769' 2,673 m

High

8,045' 2,452 m

Low

724' 221 m

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Down

9%

Avg Grade (5°)

37%

Max Grade (20°)

Dogs Unknown

Features River/Creek

This trail is entirely within the White Mountain Wilderness Area and wilderness area rules apply.

Description

Little Bonito Trail #T37 starts from Big Bonito Trail #T36 where #T36 makes a sharp turn to the south. The trail, a mix of packed dirt, roots, rock outcropping with sections of loose rocks, follow Little Bonito Canyon up along the edge of Bonito Creek. About 1.2 miles along the trail, there is an intersection with Cut Across Trail #T38 which heads north to meet with Argentina Canyon Trail #39. Little Bonito Trail #T37 ends at the junction with Crest Trail (#25).

Flora & Fauna

Pine trees. Mule deer, elk, and black bear are in the area.

Contacts

Shared By:

John Haigis

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Trail Rankings

#218

in New Mexico

#13,990

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View back down Little Bonito Canyon
Jan 8, 2018 near Carrizozo, NM

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