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Black Canyon Trail – Santa Fe, New Mexico

Black Canyon Trail near Santa Fe, New Mexico

Black Canyon Trail near Santa Fe, New Mexico

Location: At Black Canyon Campground, just outside Hyde Memorial State Park east of Santa Fe

Trail Length: About 2.0 miles, loop trail

Elevation Gain: Just under 500 feet, but trail starts at 8,300 feet in elevation

Notable Features: A fairly easy trail made moderate if you’re not used to the high elevation with lots of pine and aspen trees. The campground closes in winter, but there is a lot near the highway where you can park then walk through the campground to get to the trailhead.

  • Black Canyon Trail near Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Black Canyon Trail near Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Black Canyon Trail near Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Black Canyon Trail near Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Black Canyon Trail near Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Black Canyon Trail near Santa Fe, New Mexico

Elevation profile:

Black Canyon Trail