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Coyote Buttes via Cottonwood Cove is located 63 miles north of Grand Canyon Arizona. A high clearance 4x4 vehicle and a competent driver is recommended to access the trailhead. October and May are the best months to enjoy this hike.
For the popular access to "The Wave" go to Coyote Buttes North via Wire Pass TH.
This page is open for submitting a hike summary about hiking into Coyote Buttes from the Cottonwood Cove Trailhead.
Permit is easier to attain than Coyote Buttes North. See the drive-directions section for permit link.
Check out the Official Route and Triplogs.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.