Hiking Arizonaand39;s Cactus Country-Third Edition  by Erik Molvar

Hiking Arizona's Cactus Country-Third Edition Guide Book

by Erik Molvar (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Arizonaand39;s Cactus Country-Third Edition  by Erik Molvar
Rigorously updated, this third edition features hikes in Saguaro National Park, Organ Pipe National Monument, the Chiricahua Mountains, and the Sky Islands of Coronado National Forest, as well as a section for the Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge. This indispensable guide provides day hikers and long-distance backpackers alike opportuinities to explore Arizona’s expansive landscapes.

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Trails from the "Hiking Arizona's Cactus Country-Third Edition" Guide Book
Displaying trails 20 of 100.

Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 100.

A wilderness route through Aravaipa Canyon, 10.8 miles one way. The trek begins by following a dirt road toward the ranger station. A path splits off to the right, and hikers should follow this tra ...
Mammoth, AZ - Backpacking,Birding,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 10.8
A day hike from Arcadia Campground to Shannon Park, 5.0 miles one way. This trail runs from the Shanon Park Campground on the crest of the Pinaleño Mountains down a long and steady descent to reach ...
Safford, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 5
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A day hike/wilderness route to a high overlook in the Ajo Mountains, 1.1 miles one way. Arch Canyon is named for a pair of natural arches that decorate a cliff wall high above its entrance. The lar ...
Ajo, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 1.1
A day hike to Ash Creek Falls, 2.5 miles one way, or backpack to Cluff Ponds, 9.8 miles one way. This popular and well-trodden trail runs down the northeast side of the Pinaleño Range along one of ...
Safford, AZ - Backpacking,Hiking,Sea Kayaking - Trail Length: 2.5-9.8
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A day loop through the high country near Mount Lemmon, 3.0 miles round-trip. This trail offers a popular day loop through high montane country from the Marshall Gulch Picnic Area. It is often crowd ...
Tucson, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 3
A day hike to a fire lookout in the southern end of the Tumacacori Mountains, 2.4 miles one way. This well-groomed trail provides an outstanding day hike to an old fire lookout high in the southern ...
Nogales, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.4
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A day hike from the Catalina Highway to the pass above Molina Canyon, 2.1 miles one way. Babad Du’ag means “Frog Mountain” in the Tohono O’odham language, a term describing the Santa Catalina Mount ...
Tucson, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.1
A long day hike to the summit of the tallest peak in the Galiuro Mountains, 5.5 miles one way. This route ascends along the North Fork of Ash Creek and then climbs strenuously to the top of the hig ...
Bonita, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.5
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A wilderness route through a rift valley in the remote Bates Mountains, 4.6 miles one way. Note: At the time of printing (2013), this trail was closed. Please stop at the visitor center for current ...
Ajo, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.6
A day hike along Bear Canyon, 6.5 miles one way. This trail offers another popular excursion from the Sabino Canyon Visitor Center. The trailhead can be reached by shuttle bus or via a 1.7-mile foo ...
Tucson, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 6.5
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A wilderness route down a ridgeline above Blair Canyon, 2.8 miles one way. This trail is maintained only for the distance that it covers in the upper reaches of Lefthand Canyon. Once the trail make ...
Safford, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.8
A day hike that makes a circuit around Blue Jay Peak, 3.2 miles round-trip. This little-known trail forms a nice day loop around Blue Jay Peak, in the remote northern end of the Pinaleño Range. Th ...
Pima, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 3.2
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A backpack from the Catalina Highway to the Sabino Basin, 7.1 miles one way. This trail runs from the crest of the Santa Catalinas to the bottom of the Sabino Basin. It follows a ridgetop for most ...
Tucson, AZ - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 7.1
A wilderness route to a long-abandoned ranger station site, 7.2 miles one way. This trail descends the eastern slope of the Santa Catalinas and then runs onto the arid grasslands of the San Pedro V ...
Tucson, AZ - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 7.2
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A day hike to Bull Pasture overlook, 4.1 miles round-trip; with an optional wilderness route to Mount Ajo, 5.0 miles one way. The trail to the Bull Pasture overlook is a fine day loop that features ...
Ajo, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 4.5-5
A backpack along closed roads to the heart of the Cabeza Prieta Mountains, 8.0 to 10.7 miles one way. This route follows established jeep roads along the flats to the south of Cabeza Prieta Peak an ...
Tacna, AZ - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 8-10.7
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A network of day-hiking trails in the low desert of Saguaro National Park allows hikes as short or long as desired. This intricate network of well-maintained trails crisscrosses the lowlands and fo ...
Tucson, AZ - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length:
A day hike to the summit of Carr Peak, 2.8 miles one way. This trail begins at the historic Reef Mine and climbs to the summit of a 9,220-foot peak in the heart of the Huachucas. For most of its le ...
Sierra Vista, AZ - Hiking - Trail Length: 2.8
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An extended trip from Madrona Ranger Station to Manning Camp, 8.7 miles one way. This route, known officially as the Manning Camp Trail, was once the most direct and popular way for hikers to get t ...
Tucson, AZ - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 8.7
A backpacking trail from Rustler Park to Sentinel Peak, 10.3 miles one way. This long and heavily traveled trail follows the crest of the Chiricahua Mountains from Rustler Park to Sentinel Peak. T ...
Portal, AZ - Backpacking,Hiking - Trail Length: 10.3
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