Second Water Trail 236

Superstition Wilderness Area, Arizona

Distance3.2mi
Elevation Gain1,138ft
Trailhead Elevation2,231ft
Top2,419ft
Elevation Min/Max1940/2419ft
Elevation Start/End2231/2231ft

Second Water Trail 236

Second Water Trail #236 is a hiking trail in Maricopa County, Arizona. It is within Superstition Wilderness Area. It is 3.2 miles long and begins at 2,231 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,138 feet. Along the trail there is a spring. This trail connects with the following: Dutchman Trail and Boulder Canyon Trail.

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"This hike crosses Black Mesa and passes through Garden Valley on its way to Boulder Canyon, a major drainage in the western portion of the Superstition Mountains. Second Water Spring, a typical seasonal desert spring, is located just off the trail near its end. Boulder Canyon itself may be bone dry, especially during summer and late fall, or may be a flowing stream during periods of wet winter weather."

Second Water Trail #236 Trip Reports

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2/4/2006
excellent trail, it was easy to follow and seen a few deer down at the spring. 3.1 mile one way hike then went on to canyon lake, very nice day.
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Trail Information

Superstition Wilderness Area
Nearby City
Superstition Wilderness Area
Parks
Moderate
Skill Level
Superstition Wilderness, Tonto National Forest
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USGS Goldfield
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