Upcoming Times:

  • May 13, 2018
  • 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Presented By: U.S. Forest Service and Arizona Trail Association

NATIONAL TRAILS SYSTEM ACT 50th Anniversary Event!


Date: Sunday, May 13, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Arizona Time (9:00 AM – 2:00 PM Utah Time)

Location: Orderville Trailhead in the North Kaibab National Forest

Directions: From Kanab go south on U.S. 89A toward Jacob Lake. Drive 1.5 miles past Jacob Lake on 89A to Forest Rd 205/247. Turn right on 205 to enter the Orderville Trailhead Parking lot. Allow 40 minutes drive time from Kanab to the trailhead. To carpool from Kanab, meet at 8:00 AM Utah Time at the Amazing Earthfest Information Table, Kane County Office of Tourism, 78 South 100 East, Kanab.

Description: National Scenic and Historic Trails connect some of the crown jewels of America’s Public Lands. Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the National Trails System Act with the Arizona Trail Association and the North Kaibab Ranger District on this 18-mile out-and-back ride through beautiful Ponderosa Pine and Pinyon-Juniper forest along the Arizona National Scenic Trail.

This segment of the AZ Trail is mostly flat and considered an easy ride. Experienced trip leaders will be your guides. Before starting, Arizona Trail Association staff will offer a brief history of the trail and the 50th Anniversary of the National Trails System Act. A shuttle will be available at Government Reservoir, the turnaround point, for any riders who may prefer to stop at nine miles.

Bring a bike in good working order suitable for dirt single track with rocks and roots, helmet, riding gloves, appropriate foot wear and extra clothing, water, spare tire tube and snacks. A support vehicle will be staged at the 5-mile point.

For additional information about this event:

Event Contact Name: Allison Ayers

Event Contact Phone: 928-643-8149

Event Contact Email:

Join Our Mailing List

Sign Up & Stay In Touch!

Upcoming Event


WHY WILDERNESS MATTERS Date: Sunday, May 13, 2018 Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Location: Kanab City Library Community Room,[…]

Major Supporters

Support the Festival

Make a tax deductible donation TODAY!

Recent News

Connect With Us

Connect with us

Our Partners

+ View More

Recent News


Originally settled by pioneers in the late 19th century, small towns and cities scattered throughout rural Utah are gateways to some of America’s most magnificent public lands.  Over the past dozen years, Amazing Earthfest has helped bring awareness to their…

+ Read More

Our Gallery