Sixshooter Canyon

Length: 6.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Camping
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: From Globe take FS Rd. 112 to Icehouse CCC trailhead (6 mi) or Ferndell Trailhead via FS Rds. 112, 555, 651, and 651C.
States: Arizona
Counties: Gila
Latitude: 33.32645   Longitude: -110.8045667

Ice house CCC trailhead: from city of Globe take forest road #112 six miles south. Trail begins on east side of parking. Ferndell Trailhead: From Globe take FDR#112 2.5 miles to FDR #55. Follow #55 2.5 miles to FDR#651. 10 miles more to FDR #651C. Left +0.25m.


Trail is a continued climb through several life zones, with elevations from 4,600-7,560 ft. Splendid views of Miami/Globe and surrounding area. Allow 4+ hours for hike up and 3 hours down.

Additional Details

Width: 24 inches.
Primary Surface: Not Available
Secondary Surface: None
Average Grade: 0%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 1979

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Jim Payne
Forest Supervisor
Tonto National Forest
23/24 East McDowell Rd.
Phoenix , AZ 85006
(602) 225-5200



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