Sonoran Desert National Monument
Travel Management Plan

This Travel Management Plan (part of the Approved Resource Management Plan for the Sonoran Desert National Monument) describes decisions and actions for managing access to and on approximately 486,000 acres of public land within the Sonoran Desert National Monument, administered by the BLM Phoenix District near Gila Bend, Arizona.

Related Documents

Approved Resource Management Plan (09/2012)

Complete Travel Management Plan (Appendix E of the ARMP) (8M)

Route Network Open to the Public
This is the open route network including the soon-to-open temporary OHV closure area (pages 7-8 extracted from the TMP)

Map of Temporary OHV Closure currently in effect for area north of Hwy 238 (page 37 extracted from the TMP)

Highway exit and other access improvement plan maps (pages 21-22 extracted from the TMP)

Sign Plan - maps of sign locations - (pages 42-43 extracted from the TMP)

Additional Information

Appendix F - Possible Easements for Public Access 

Appendix G - Route Rationales 

Appendix H - Route Mitigation Techniques


 Sonoran Desert National Monument
Monument Manager:  Dave Scarbrough
21605 N. 7th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85027-2929
(623) 580-5500



Arizona Strip District

Colorado River District 

Gila District 

Phoenix District