Coffee Flat Mountain Loop Hike

Apache Junction, Arizona

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Starting from the easily accessible Peralta Trailhead, this backpack trip loops around rugged Coffee Flat Mountain. It passes the many-pinnacled summit of Miners Needle and climbs up scenic Red Tanks Canyon. It crosses Red Tanks Divide, one of the most remote passes in the Superstition Mountains, then descends through Upper La Barge Box, a narrow portion of La Barge Canyon.
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by Bruce Grubbs (Falcon Guides)

Starting from the easily accessible Peralta Trailhead, this backpack trip loops around rugged Coffee Flat Mountain. It passes the many-pinnacled summit of Miners Needle and climbs up scenic Red Tanks Canyon. It crosses Red Tanks Divide, one of the most remote passes in the Superstition Mountains, then descends through Upper La Barge Box, a narrow portion of La Barge Canyon.

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Activity Type: Backpacking, Hiking, Horseback Riding
Nearby City: Apache Junction
Distance: 16.9
Elevation Gain: 3,090 feet
Trail Type: Loop/Lollipop
Skill Level: Difficult
Duration: 2 days
Season: Fall through spring
Local Contacts: Superstition Wilderness, Tonto National Forest
Local Maps: USGS Weavers Needle
Driving Directions: Directions to Coffee Flat Mountain Loop Hike

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May 2018