Knife Edge Trail

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The trail follows a section of the old Knife Edge Road, from the northwest corner of Morefield Campground towards the Montezuma Valley Overlook. This trail provides good views of Montezuma Valley. Trail guide available.
Cultural History: Built in 1914 as the main access into the park, old-timers still proudly talk about what a feat it was to build, or “hang,” a road on this steep bluff.


  • Trail Measurement: 2 Miles Round Trip
  • Compass Latitude: 37°18'15.1"N
  • Compass Longitude: 108°25'31.1"W
  • Numeric Latitude: 37.304203
  • Numeric Longitude: -108.425308
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