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General Location
Nine Mile Canyon & Huntington/ Eccles Canyons National Scenic Byway
Viewing Season
Nesting occurs February - July
Nesting raptors include golden eagle, prairie falcon, red tail hawk, American kestrel and Cooper's hawk. Neotropical migrants are abundant in riparian areas. There are raptors nesting February 1 through July 15

Basic Directions

The turnoff to Nine Mile Canyon is about 2 miles East of Wellington on US 191/6 . From the turnoff drive 20 miles on paved and graded dirt roads to the head of Nine Mile Canyon. Begin The Energy Loop is located on Hwy 31 and can be accessed from Hwy 10 in Huntington.