Canyon Overlook Trail #70
Kaibab National Forest

Located 14.1 miles from Williams, Arizona (AZ)

4 Stars
2,299 Steps 1  (1.1 mi)
Canyon Overlook Trail


The Canyon Overlook Trail has a maximum elevation of 6,557 ft (1,999 m), a minimum elevation of 6,449 ft (1,966 m), and an elevation gain of 2,931 ft (893 m) in the [ A to B ] direction.


The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the Canyon Overlook Trail while hiking in the [ A to B ] and [ B to A ] direction at a typical speed and is based on gross weight (which includes anything carried), the topography, trail length and trail conditions.


[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
2,2991.1 mi6,449 ft6,557 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
26 min0.02,931 ft2,547 ft
[ B to A ]
25 min0.02,547 ft2,931 ft

What is the length of the Canyon Overlook Trail?

The length of the Canyon Overlook Trail is 1.1 mi (1.7 km) or 2,299 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Canyon Overlook Trail?

A person in good physical health can hike the Canyon Overlook Trail in 26 min in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 25 min in the [ B to A ] direction.

Canyon Overlook Trail Topo Maps

Download free Canyon Overlook Trail topo maps and the adjoining quads to plan your hike. These are full-sheet, 7.5 Minute (1:24,000 scale) Kaibab National Forest topographic maps. Do you want full-sheet outdoor recreation JPEG Topo Maps?

Adjoining 7.5' Quadrangle Legend

  1. Northwest Topo Map: Williams South, AZ
  2. North Topo Map: Davenport Hill, AZ
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Garland Prairie, AZ
  4. West Topo Map: May Tank Pocket, AZ
  5. Topo Map: White Horse Lake, AZ
  6. East Topo Map: Sycamore Point, AZ
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Perkinsville, AZ
  8. South Topo Map: Sycamore Basin, AZ
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Loy Butte, AZ

Is there a Canyon Overlook Trail map?

Yes, and they're free! The Canyon Overlook Trail is located on the White Horse Lake and Sycamore Point topo maps. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the maps.

Local Weather Forecast

Check the weather forecast; this weather forecast covers the Canyon Overlook Trail in Kaibab National Forest, provided by the National Weather Service. (

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  1. Steps is a unit of distance equal to the sum of stride lengths that vary with the terrain.
  2. Length is the distance of the trail between the two trailheads, measured on the trail.
  3. Min Ele is the minimum elevation on the trail.
  4. Max Ele is the maximum elevation on the trail.
  5. Time is the typical total time required to hike the trail.
  6. Floors is the sum of distance on the trail where angles to the horizontal is between 30 and 50 degrees (the angle of a stairway) divided by ten, the height of one floor.
  7. Gain (cumulative elevation gain) is the sum of every gain in elevation.
  8. Loss (cumulative elevation loss) is the sum of every loss in elevation.

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