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Buffalo Pass


Navajo Route 13

Chapter Affiliation

Lukachukai Chapter - (928) 787-2500


At an elevation of 8,482 feet above the community of Lukachukai, AZ the overlook offers incredible views of the surrounding area and mountain side. Campgrounds are alongside the road. Overlook has view of Shiprock Pinnacle and smaller monuments in Red Valley, NM. 9 miles east of Lukachukai, AZ, 42 miles southwest of Shiprock, NM


Navajo Nation Film Office

Contact Information: 

Tsaile Health Center - (928) 724-3600
Chinle Police Department - (928) 674-2111/2112


- Windy road up to Buffalo Pass, watch for livestock and animals
- Limited picnic tables
- Small campfire pit
- Small parking area
- 9 miles to nearest gas station, 42 miles to nearest restaurant
- 28 miles to Shiprock Dike


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The location listed is on the Navajo Nation. Failure to have a permit is considered trespassing on a Federal Indian Reservation. Do not desecrate any areas in the Navajo Nation. Most roads are not maintained and are usually unmarked.

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