Description - The Coronado Trail Scenic Road was designated a scenic road on January 16, 1989, by the Arizona Department of Transportation. This scenic designation traverses much of the Apache - Sitgreaves National Forest. The roadway travels through the semi-desert communities to the sub-alpine landscapes and contains several biotic communities. The region is characterized by a combination of low rolling foothills to high rugged mountain peaks and steep narrow canyons. The Blue Mountains are situated in the central part of the forest and run in a north-south direction. The White Mountains run east and west across the northern portion of the highway. There are four beautiful rivers in this region, including the Black, Blue, San Francisco and the Little Colorado.
- The Coronado Trail Scenic Byway is known for it's Historical, Natural, Recreational and Scenic Attractions.
The Coronado Trail is located in eastern Arizona.
Directions from : The road itself:
The scenic route travels U.S. Route 191 between Clifton and Springerville, through the Apache National Forest.