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Santa Clara River Reserve Trail System

Lower Graveyard Trail

Recommended Users: Equestrians, Hikers, Mountain Bikers
Type: Two-track
Length: 1 mile
Difficulty:   Easy/Easiest
Management Area: Santa Clara River Reserve
Zone: 1
Managing Agency: BLM
Access: Tukupetsi Trailhead – From I-15 Exit 6 turn north on Bluff Street. Turn left on Sunset Blvd. Continue on Sunset Blvd as it turns into Santa Clara Drive. Continue 0.5 miles past the Jacob Hamblin Home and turn left onto a gravel road that leads to the Tukupetsi Trailhead. To reach Lower Graveyard Trail, take Fishhook Trail for 0.3 miles until it intersects with Upper Graveyard Trail. Turn left (west) on Upper Graveyard continue for 0.25 miles until reaching Tempi’po’op Trail. This is a four way intersection between Tempi’po’op Trail, Lower Graveyard Trail, Upper Graveyard Trail, and Een’oog Trail. Lower Graveyard is on the right.
Description: The Lower Graveyard Trail is an old road that follows sections of the Graveyard Wash.
Loop: For a 3.2 mile loop, take Fishhook Trail to Upper Graveyard Trail to Lower Graveyard Trail. When Lower Graveyard Trail intersects with Cholla Trail, turn left (south). Turn left at Tempi’po’op Trail, which will lead back to the four way intersection mentioned above. Take Upper Graveyard Trail back to Fishhook Trail. Turn right on Fishhook and return to the trailhead.

Lower Graveyard Trail

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