Big Horn Mountains Wilderness

Description:

The Big Horn Mountains Wilderness (21,000 acres) in Arizona is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. In 1990, the Big Horn Mountains Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System established by the Wilderness Act of 1964. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. Please follow the regulations in place for this area, and use Leave No Trace techniques when visiting to ensure protection of its unique natural and experiential qualities. Motorized equipment and equipment used for mechanical transport are generally prohibited on all federal lands designated as wilderness. This includes the use of motor vehicles (including OHVs), motorboats, bicycles, hang gliders, wagons, carts, portage wheels, and the landing of aircraft including helicopters Contact the agency for more information about regulations. Some lands around and within the wilderness are not federally administered. Please respect the property rights of the owners and do not cross or use these lands without their permission.

Directions:

Phone:

(623) 580-5500

Email:

PFOWEB_AZ@blm.gov

Address:

Hassayampa Field Office 21605 N. 7th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85027

Activities:

Hiking Wilderness

Organization:

BLM - Bureau of Land Management

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