Hiking Northern Arizona Guide Book

by Bruce Grubbs (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Northern Arizona  by Bruce Grubbs

274pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 0762712090

This comprehensive guide covers 120 hikes in the area around Flagstaff & Sedona, from the Verde River lowlands to the top of Humphreys Peak, from desert to grassland to pine, fir & spruce forests. Included are day hikes and long-distance treks for hikers of all abilities.

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Trails from the "Hiking Northern Arizona" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 120.
... Preview: This is a good trail to the west rim of Oak Creek Canyon, in the Red Rock–Secret Mountain Wilderness. It offers the best views of Oak Creek Canyon from any of the rim trails. The AB Young Trail was or ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Sedona, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.4
... Preview: A hike to a remote glacial canyon and along a scenic alpine ridge in the Kachina Peaks Wilderness. This is an excellent hike to do during hot weather. The canyon becomes deeper as you climb, and the o ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Flagstaff, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.4
... Preview: This is one of the few trails along Oak Creek itself. Although short, it’s an easy, pleasant walk. It’s especially fine in the fall when the colors are changing. In this area, the red rocks near the c ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Sedona, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.6
... Preview: This hike starts in a good wildlife-viewing area and traverses a section of the Arizona Trail across Anderson Mesa to a scenic viewpoint overlooking Walnut Canyon. You’ll start near the shore of Mar ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Flagstaff, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 11.6
... Preview: An easy, scenic hike near Oak Creek in Red Rock State Park. There are good views of Oak Creek and its lush habitat of Fremont cottonwood trees and other riparian vegetation. A side trail goes to ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Sedona, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.8
... Preview: This is a fine walk on an historic trail through beautiful forest near the Mogollon Rim. The Barbershop Trail is in a multiple use area and is not a wilderness trail, but the trail is interesting beca ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Flagstaff, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 9
... Preview: An easy walk along the route of a historic wagon road on Government Prairie. As you cross the wide open reaches of Government Prairie, it’s easy to imagine what it must have been like to cross this sc ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Flagstaff, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.8
... Preview: This is a hike on the north side of San Francisco Mountain in the Kachina Peaks Wilderness. It’s a cool hike on a hot summer day and is a great display of fall aspen color. From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Flagstaff, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 7.4
... Preview: This is a less-used trail in the Red Rock–Secret Mountain Wilderness. It features some of the best views in the area. This trail is dry and exposed to the south for all of its length and is hot in sum ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Sedona, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.2
... Preview: This is a very easy hike into a redrock canyon in the Red Rock–Secret Mountain Wilderness. Start out on the Dry Creek Trail. There are two trails that begin at this trailhead. The Dry Creek Trail g ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Sedona, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.2
... Preview: This is a popular summer hike along Wet Beaver Creek in the Wet Beaver Wilderness. The trail climbs to the Mogollon Rim for some good views. The trail stays along the north side of Wet Beaver Creek. ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Camp Verde, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 8.4
... Preview: This is an enjoyable walk on a well-graded trail through beautiful ponderosa pine forest to the summit of Bill Williams Mountain. The Benham Trail is not shown on the topographic map but is easy to fo ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Williams, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 8
... Preview: This trail takes you through cool, alpine forest to the summit of Bill Williams Mountain. From the Clover Spring Trail junction, the Bill Williams Trail continues south, climbing gradually. As it nea ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Williams, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.8
... Preview: A pleasant hike through alpine meadows on San Francisco Mountain and into the Kachina Peaks Wilderness. There’s a good chance of seeing wildlife in this area. This area is closed to motor vehicles ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Flagstaff, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.8
... Preview: A hike on a seldom-used, easier trail to the summit of Bill Williams Mountain. The Bixler Saddle Trail starts up the gentle ridge to the northeast then follows a minor drainage through cool fir forest ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Williams, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 9.4
... Preview: This hike starts on the lower slopes of Mingus Mountain and takes you into a rugged canyon and a pine-forested valley. It can also be done one way with a car shuttle. As an out-and-back hike, this i ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Cottonwood, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 12
... Preview: A cross-country hike through a lunar-like landscape in Sunset Crater National Monument. You'll look down at the jagged Bonito Lava Flow, which looks like it just poured out of the ground. In fact, t ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Flagstaff, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.5
... Preview: This is a very popular hike into a spectacular redrock canyon that ends below the towering cliffs of Bear Mountain in the Red Rock–Secret Mountain Wilderness. This is a well-known hike that skirts a l ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Sedona, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 5
... Preview: This is a mostly on-trail hike—with a short section of easy cross-country—to a very scenic viewpoint overlooking Sedona, Dry Creek, and the high cliffs of Wilson Mountain. It is in the Red Rock–Secret ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Sedona, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.8
... Preview: This is a short hike up a historic wagon road on the Dry Lake Hills. The hike ends at a seasonal lake and meadow with nice views of San Francisco Mountain. The present trail follows an old wagon road ... From the guidebook "Hiking Northern Arizona"
Flagstaff, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.2