Rock Springs is a popular stop just off Interstate 17 at exit 242. The Rock Springs Cafe, located on the frontage road southwest
of the exit, is an popular destination for meals and world famous pies. The rugged Black Canyon is located just west
of the cafe. Registration and the start/finish for our orienteering events will take place in the large unpaved parking area just north of the cafe.
The Rock Springs Cafe and event registration is located in Black Canyon City just southwest of the I-17 exit 242.
To get to the Rock Springs Cafe and Event Registration:
Travel on Interstate 17 to exit 242 (the Rock Springs exit, located on the south side
of Black Canyon City).
After exiting the interstate at exit 242, travel west about 0.1 miles to the intersection with the
Old Black Canyon Highway.
Travel south on the Old Black Canyon Highway for approximately 0.2 miles to the parking area on the
west side of the road just north of the Rock Springs Cafe.
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Directions from I-17 and Loop 101 in Phoenix to I-17 Exit 242
Map around I-17 Exit 242