Circle of Friends:
Entrajo Canyon (en-TRAH-ho) is named after the sandstone layers in which it is found. The
upper canyon section is Entrada sandstone and the lower canyon section is Navajo
sandstone. You pass through a very distinct boundary between these two layers while
traveling down the canyon. This short but fun slot canyon packs a big punch into a small
Canyon is part of the "Circle of Friends"
program. Members of the "Circle of Friends"
have access to more specific information, explicit route information, GPS waypoints,
trailhead location and detailed maps. If
you would like more information on joining the "Circle of
Friends" visit the sign up page.
"Circle of Friends"
Canyon is a technical canyoneering route that requires complete technical gear. Entrajo is rated 3B II with the Canyon Rating
System. This route is beginner friendly with competent leadership. A GPS is useful. Good
map reading skills and a route description are essential.
trailhead is accessible to all vehicles year round in normal conditions.
a short video of Entrajo Canyon.
Desert Highlights provides a
very reasonably priced, professional guide service for Entrajo Canyon. No previous
climbing or rappelling experience is required to go on a trip when accompanied by one of
their experienced guides. Desert Highlights has an excellent reputation of
introducing beginners and children to the exciting sport of canyoneering.