Trails in Arizona

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Dos Cabezas Peak

A remote scrambling and bushwhacking hike through a dense forest of oak and walnut trees and top out at Dos Cabezas Peak. This sky island you will be hiking in is relatively small in stature but contains much biodiversity. There are other sky island archipelagoes in the world but the mountains of the Southwest may …

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The Nankoweap Trail

The Nankoweap Trail was constructed in 1882 by the western explorer and geology enthusiast John Wesley Powell, the first man to delve into the depths of the Grand Canyon. The trail originates at the North Rim’s Kaibab National Forest and gently ascends through ponderosa pine and aspen woodlands. After a few miles, you will reach …

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Treasure Loop Trail

The Treasure Loop Trail in Arizona’s Superstition Mountains is truly a treasure chest of desert beauty as it winds its way through cactus gardens and up to the beautiful Flatiron Ridge and Praying Hands rock formation. It is best hiked in a clockwise direction if you prefer gradually going uphill & then coming down a …

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CAP Canal Trail

Central Arizona Project Canal Trail It’s a long name for a long trail. However, most of the locals just call it “the CAP.” Or the long-winded ones may call it the Cap Trail. No matter what you call it, this Arizona trail has huge potential. In fact, it is planned to stretch for at least …

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Apache Railroad Multi-Use Trail

The Apache Trail was once the route of an old logging railroad. That later became a tourist railroad and now we have a wonderful mountain biking trail. The best access to this trail is found at Big Lake Railroad Cove on the southwest side of the lake off  Forest Road 249E located near Big Cienega …

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