Lomaki Trail

Wupatki National Monument
Located 28.4 miles from Flagstaff, Arizona (AZ)
4 Stars
553 Steps 1  (0.3 mi)

The Lomaki Trail is a short, uneven trail that leads to the Lomaki and Box Canyon Pueblos. Ancient Sinagua Indians lived and farmed squash, beans and corn on this land from 1100AD to 1225AD. At the entrance to the trail near the parking lot are pit toilets and picnic benches; summer months are very hot and there is very little shade at this location. All Puebloan dwellings are protected by Federal law, please do not remove or disturb any artifacts.

Lomaki Trail


The Lomaki Trail has a maximum elevation of 5,310 ft (1,619 m), a minimum elevation of 5,286 ft (1,611 m), and an elevation range of 24 ft (7 m).


[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
5530.3 mi5,286 ft5,310 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
6 min1.518 ft23 ft
[ B to A ]
6 min1.923 ft18 ft

What is the length of the Lomaki Trail?

The length of the trail is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) or 553 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Lomaki Trail?

A person in good physical health can hike the trail in 6 min in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 6 min in the [ B to A ] direction.


The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the 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.

Topo Maps

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

Adjoining 7.5' Quadrangle Legend

  1. Northwest Topo Map: Campbell Francis Wash, AZ
  2. North Topo Map: Gray Mountain, AZ
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Wupatki NE, AZ
  4. West Topo Map: East of S P Mountain, AZ
  5. Topo Map: Wupatki SW, AZ
  6. East Topo Map: Wupatki SE, AZ
  7. Southwest Topo Map: O'Leary Peak, AZ
  8. South Topo Map: Strawberry Crater, AZ
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Roden Crater, AZ

Is there a Lomaki trail map?

Yes, and it's free! The Lomaki Trail is located on the Wupatki SW topo map. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the map.



  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 gain divided by twelve, 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.