the coronado trail


The Coronado Trail connecting Clifton to Alpine is one of the great classic rides in the nation. The spectacular roadway retraces the steps of the Spanish Conquistadors of the 1500's, offering some of the most breathtaking scenery in the Southwest. Cool in the summer, delightful in the winter, the curves, vistas and wildlife of the Coronado Trail will have you savoring this bucket-list trip. 

Look for fishing, hunting, hiking camping, cross-country skiing and many other outdoor activities along the Trail.

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The drive from Clifton up the Coronado Trail is one of the most scenic drives you will ever take. Click on the map above for directions to this breathtaking route.


 Delightful in all seasons, the legendary Coronado Trail offers something for everyone. (Winter photo courtesy of Diana Garrity)