The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Hassayampa Field Office has issued a press release announcing that it will hold two public meetings to gather input on the draft Black Canyon Corridor Travel Management Plan. The plan encompasses Black Canyon City, Mayer, New River and Dewey-Humboldt in Yavapai and Maricopa counties.

Under the Proposed Action, approximately 211.6 miles (42%) of the travel network would be designated as “open,” 186.4 miles (29%) would be designated as “limited” and 107.5 miles (21%) would be designated as “closed.” These designations apply to the BLM portions of travel routes only and do not affect the status of routes on non-BLM lands.

Public Meetings

May 2nd, 6 – 8 p.m.
Deer Valley Community Center, 2001 W. Wahalla Lane, Phoenix, AZ

May 3rd, 6 – 8 p.m.
Mayer High School (old library), 17300 E. Mule Deer Dr., Spring Valley, AZ

At the open house-style meetings, maps of the travel network alternatives will be available for review and BLM staff will be available to answer questions and receive comments.


The 30-day public comment period is from April 23rd until May 22nd.

Stakeholders are encouraged to submit comments online. Comments may also be emailed to, faxed to (623) 580-5580 or mailed to Hassayampa Field Office, 21605 N. 7th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85027.

Additional Info

BLM Press Release

Draft Black Canyon Corridor Travel Management Plan and Maps