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Rug Road, AZ

Bureau of Land Management

Rug Road got its name from the remnants of carpet that people have used to fill holes and ledges along the road to make it more passable. The road is one of the roughest roads in the Safford Field...[more]

Rug Road

Address

Safford Field Office
711 14th Avenue
Safford, AZ 85546-3321
Phone:(928) 348-4400
Email:BLM_AZ_SFOWEB@blm.gov

Directions

Near the east end of Aravaipa Canyon Wilderness, travel up Turkey Creek for two miles. The Rug Road leaves Turkey Creek just below the confluence of Oak Grove Canyon and Turkey Creek. The west end of the road begins across the San Pedro River from Mammoth.

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