This trail is recommended for OHV
only. Be prepared for any
mechanical needs as this is a
The weather varies and will affect
the road conditions greatly. Be sure
to check the Visitors Center before
starting out on your tour.
If you run into problems, help may
not be able to arrive right away so
make sure you are prepared with
enough food, water and clothing.
This trail is not
recommended during heavy
rains as that causes muddy
The staging area for Poison Spring is just off HWY 95.
There is a sign that will indicate the location. Trail Type
This is for OHV vehicles. Other vehicles are not
restricted, but this is a challenging trail. Distance
The Poison Spring trail is 16 miles each way. Plan 2-2
1/2 hours each way for this trail. Difficulty Extreme
This trail is considered to be very DIFFICULT. Be
aware that bad weather will cause the trail to become
even more difficult to travel.
This trail consists of road, wash, and narrow
passages. After storms, there are areas that become
impassable because of the flooding.
Trail Coordinates / Points of Interest
Get a closer look
This road is a straight shot from Hwy 95
to the Dirty Devil. Along the way there
are several canyon trails that lead down
different washes. Make sure to take
some time to explore the more remote
parts of this area.
Do it at your own pace
The Poison Spring Rd crosses the the Dirty
Devil and continues on. In total the trail can
be up to 100 miles, depending on how far
you want to travel. If you pack enough fuel
and equipment you can camp along the way.
You will enjoy the solitude that this beautiful,
yet remote area provides.
Take in the views
The road to the dirty devil may be difficult in parts, which is
why people ride it. It challenges even the best of riders.