Alpine, AZ Trails and Parks

Alpine has 23 trails in the vicinity, including 17 hiking trails and 10 for backpacking. These trails range from 2.6 to 200 miles in length. The most popular trails are KP - Grants Creek Loop, Strayhorse Loop and WS Mountain Loop. Trails.com member Suzanne T. recently completed WS Mountain Loop.
  • Escudilla MountainView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  5.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This alpine hike takes you to the summit of Arizona’s third highest mountain, Escudilla Mountain in the Escudilla Wilderness. The Escudilla Mountain ...

  • WS Mountain LoopView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    •  3 days
    •  23.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This loop takes you through a remote section of the Blue Range Primitive Area. The hike starts by crossing the Blue River, which flows through ...

  • Black River (Upper River)View Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Fly-Fishing  
    •  Guide

    The East and West Forks of the Black River are two of the most popular and productive flywaters in the state. They’re in the alpine zone of the ...

  • White MountainsView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  123 miles
    •  Guide

    A 123-mile series of connecting routes through and atop the White Mountains. The White Mountains Scenic Byway system leads through cool green ...

  • KP Cienega CampgroundView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    Tiny KP Cienega is our favorite campground in one of our favorite parts of Arizona. Whether you are traveling north from the mining town of Clifton ...

  • Blue Crossing CampgroundView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    The Blue River is cool and clear, surrounded by lush greenery, steep canyon walls, tall ponderosa pines, and plenty of history. Driving south ...

  • East Fork CampgroundView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    Close your eyes and think of Arizona. What image comes to mind? If you imagined barren wastelands and saguaro cacti, pack your bags and call ...

  • Strayhorse-Squaw Creek Loop TrailView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    •  3 days
    •  36.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a rugged and demanding loop through one of the most remote portions of the Blue Range. Starting from the historic Coronado Trail highway, ...

  • Bear Mountain TrailView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    •  2 days
    •  23.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike loops through a remote section of the Blue Range over the easternmost portion of the Mogollon Rim via the Lanphier Canyon, WS Mountain, ...

  • KP Creek TrailView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    •  2 days
    •  21.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a loop from the high, forested eastern Mogollon Rim into the rugged Blue Range country, using the KP Creek and KP Rim Trails to loop ...

  • Strayhorse LoopView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    •  5 days
    •  33.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This loop takes you through the remote southwest corner of the Blue Range Primitive Area and includes a unique section of hiking along the Blue ...

  • KP - Grants Creek LoopView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    •  4 days
    •  34.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This loop trip features a wide variety of seldom-visited trails in the western section of the Blue Range Primitive Area. The hike starts from ...

  • Alpine Area CampgroundsView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    The highest of the High Country stretches across the White Mountains, from the town of Springerville to the hamlet of Alpine near the New Mexico ...

  • Escudilla Wilderness TrailsView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Hiking  
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    In A Sand County Almanac, Aldo Leopold writes eloquently and regretfully about a government trapper’s killing of what may have been one of the ...

  • Blue Range Primitive Area TrailsView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Hiking  
    •  200 miles
    •  Guide

    The blue river heads up in Catron County just across the border in New Mexico, flows into Arizona near Alpine, then bisects the Blue Range Primitive ...

  • Bear Wallow Wilderness TrailsView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Hiking  
    •  18 miles
    •  Guide

    Most backcountry regions I’ve hiked or backpacked in have at least one bear wallow, a wet, boggy place where black bears wallow in mud to rid ...

  • Bonanza Bill–Tige Rim LoopView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Hiking  
    •  6 hours
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    Following a portion of the Bonanza Bill Trail and then the entire length of the Tige Rim Trail, this loop hike explores some of the more remote ...

  • P-Bar LakeView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Hiking  
    •  2 hours
    •  2.6 miles
    •  Guide

    In this region of vast spaces and long-distance hikes, the hike to P-Bar Lake is short and sweet. Although the lake itself is quite small, ...

  • Bear WallowView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    •  2 days
    •  15.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Named for the many bear wallows that settlers found here in the late 1800s, the Bear Wallow Wilderness encompasses a montane drainage system, ...

  • Escudilla MountainView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    • Hiking  
    •  4 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    Reaching an elevation of nearly 11,000 feet, Escudilla Mountain maintains a real presence on the skyline of the White Mountains. To early Spanish ...

  • Bear Wallow TrailView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    •  Backpack
    •  15.2 miles
    •  Guide

    An overnight backpack into the Bear Wallow Wilderness. The creek meanders and splashes its way through virgin oldgrowth forest of Douglas fir, ...

  • Bear MountainView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    •  Backpack
    •  15.5 miles
    •  Guide

    A fine backpack trip through two scenic canyons and along a portion of the Mogollon Rim in the Blue Range Primitive Area. The U.S. Forest Service, ...

  • KP CreekView Trail Details

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    Alpine, AZ

    •  Backpack
    •  20.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a difficult backpack trip along the Mogollon Rim and alpine creeks in the Blue Range Primitive Area. Start the loop hike on Trail 315, ...