At no time do we ever recommend that a regular passenger vehicle attempt to drive to Aravaipa Canyon. The area is extremely remote and should you get stuck, or high centered, it is a long way out. Also, there is little to no cell service in the area.
Always use 4-Wheel drive, or an off road vehicle, or UTV with high clearance.
Aravaipa Canyon Road is frequently impassable due to:
Other various conditions
Limited Road Warning
When traveling to this area, please be advised that there is limited maintenance on this road and in accordance with Arizona Revised Statute §28-6706 is posted as: