Scenic dirt trails wind between the park and the Verde River.
Old Town Jail Trail
This easily accessible trail through dense riparian forest connects Old Town Cottonwood with Riverfront Park and the Verde River. Parking and trail head is at 1101 N. Main Street. For more detailed information, check out this National Geographic article here.
Dead Horse Ranch State Parks
This state park is located just north of Riverfront Park and the Verde River off N 10th Street. Along with three fish-abundant lagoons, it holds over 20 miles of trails. For more information visit their website.
Del Monte Wash Future Trail
The city of Cottonwood is working on obtaining all right-of-ways to create a trail that would connect Old Town to Mingus Mountain. This trail would traverse the Del Monte Wash. Look for more information to come.