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Beautiful views in spite of devastating 2011 Alpine fire

Trees as far as you can see in every direction...certainly not the desert views most people think... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
luckymarr
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Sun City, Arizona
great motorcycle road

see the mine and head north, take your time and soak in the views, look out for deer and rams, only... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
mike m
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Escondido, California
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Trees as far as you can see in every direction...certainly not the desert views most people think of Arizona expecting Lawrence of Arabia coming over the next sand hill. The copper mine at Morenci is breathtaking. Trucks bigger than many houses.

Thank luckymarr
Reviewed 23 November 2017

see the mine and head north, take your time and soak in the views, look out for deer and rams, only saw 6 cars in 48 miles, my kind of lonely, no food or gas, so take a snack and water, cell service spotty

Thank mike m
Reviewed 16 November 2017

It is too bad that we started the trail in late day. We travelled north to south. Half way through the trip it got dark and we didn't see much. This road is very windy with very sharp corners almost one after the other. Do...More

Thank Rick K
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Personally have taken this tour in every season, and during nearly every calendar month. The wildlife visible from the roadway and from picnic areas and pullouts is worthy of any travelers time and attention. Bring a camera and extra water. By-the-way, there are several rest...More

Thank AKinAZ
Reviewed 7 November 2017

A great day trip offers fishing, hunting, camping, and bird watching opportunities. The forest service at three way is a great start with information and points of interest. Back in the day, 20 years ago they had a cassette tape that went with the trip...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

This road, now US Route 191, used to be designated AZ 666, so locals called it the Devil's Highway. The byway portion is over 100 miles long and includes 400+ turns. I rode the trail north to south from Springerville, AZ to Morenci, AZ. I...More

Thank icb1390
Reviewed 11 October 2017

There are many stories about the number of switchbacks on the Coronado Trail (also known as State Route 191, formerly designated as US 666). I lost count after 400 the last time I tried to count them. Just be prepared to pull over and enjoy...More

Thank Akos K
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautiful drives my wife and I have ever taken...sweeping vistas of mountains abound on this lovely white knuckle roadway. The Road is said to have 460 curves and in many places has no shoulder, so not a good place for either...More

Thank william m
Reviewed 2 March 2016

The Coronado Trail runs between Clifton AZ and Eagar AZ and is about 120 miles long. It has an interesting history and makes for an interesting drive if you have the time. It is a paved, narrow road with plenty of curves and over 400...More

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