Lake Roberts Slot Canyons

ACA Canyon Rating – 2A III


The Lake Roberts Slot Canyons are quite extensive and interesting... Devon Fletcher Photos

...a 6’ wide natural arch...



beta facts:

name- refered to as Lake Roberts Slot Canyons

elevation- around 6100’

GPS coordinates- west- ±33°02.504’N 108°10.628’W east- ±33°02.370’N 108°09.674’W

flow- intermittent with some springs sometimes...

season to visit- most any time

accommodations- nearby restrooms and water at Lake Roberts Canpgrounds

ownership- Gila National Forest

access- is from Hwy 35… see the map below

nearest town- Silver City is about 20 miles southwest of here

fun fact- There are many slot canyons all around this whole area


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Lake Roberts Slot Canyons deserve much more exploration and when parking near the places shown on the map below as access points, please know that there are no parking places provided here... but public land adjoins the highway right-of-way  at these places  


Enhanced USGS topo map

The Red Lines depict sections of “slot and/or box canyons”


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