Brown's Trail - #133: 2.0. Distance: 4.8 mi (7.7 km) one way to Glacier Point. Trail. 3,286' Down Trail Description The Four Peaks Wilderness marks itself as a prominent landmark on the eastern skyline of Phoenix. CONNECTING TRAILS As part of the Arizona Trail, the route continues west on the Four Peaks Trail 130 or southwest across Roosevelt Bridge to the Thompson Trail 121. Known for its wilderness and all four peaks are trail-less. This trail is at the edge of the pine forest; just below the trail are cactus and desert plants. • 20.4 km 805.52 m Up Easiest. These are the seasons to drive Four Peaks Road (Forest Road 143) from State Route 87 (the Beeline Highway) to Theodore Roosevelt Lake. Brown's Peak Trail #133. This multi-use trail can be used both directions. Trail Name and Number Length, in Miles Difficulty; Hell's Gate Trail - #37: 10.1. Hike: This hike takes off from the Oak Flat Trailhead in typical mid-zone vegetation. Chillicut Trail - #132: 2.0. Four Peaks Trail Photo. An Adventure Projects staff member will review this and take an appropriate action, but we generally don't reply. You can also access two other trails here, Pigeon #133 and Four Peaks #130. Trail. • This hike starts at the intersection of Arizona Trail passages 20 & 21 high on the shoulder of the Four Peak Mountains. Create Recommended Route or Trail. Trail Description Begin the hike at the well marked trailhead #133 (head straignt up, left would take you to Four Peaks Trail 130). 332.24 m Down, 13.1 mi Difficult. The right turn is well marked, and the road turns to dirt — and washboard — immediately. We will be doing the Four Peaks trail (#130), which is the northern end of Arizona Trail passage 20. A few brief comments are in order about the following trail: Pigeon Trail 134: 2 miles in length. On average it takes 2 hours17 minutes to complete this trail. 571' Up The long ¼ mile was an old jeep road to Pigeon Spring. This means we may have to bushwhack in some places to find where the trail goes. The trail then leaves the road and follows a ridge top for approximately 1.5 miles where it terminates at the Mills Ridge Trailhead at the end of FR 429. Go straight on the Browns Trail which begins climbing moderately up through the oak, pine and juniper forest. 1,476' Up The name Four Peaks is a reference to the four distinct peaks of a north–south ridge forming the massif's summit. This trail is at the edge of the pine forest; just below the trail are cactus and desert plants. Four Peaks Trail #130, Mazatzal Mountains Little Saddle Trail #244, Mazatzal Mountains Palo Verde Trail, Bartlett Lake Upper Cliff Dwellings Tour, Tonto National Monument Timber Camp Mountain, Salt River Canyon Parker Creek Trail #160, Sierra Anchas Workman Creek Falls, Sierra Anchas: 1,079' Up Vineyard Trail. Shortly after, the Amethyst Trail (#253), though poorly maintained during my visit, leads steeply up to the Browns Trail (#133). 449.81 m Up 8.1 km This is a route that was reconstructed in 1989-90 and is in good condition. High clearance is recommended, but not required. Please explain. The Oak Flat Trail (#123) led steeply up a sandy trail to a junction with the Pigeon Trail (#134), which I followed to the next junction with the Four Peaks Trail (#130). We will be doing the Four Peaks trail (#130), which is the northern end of Arizona Trail passage 20. 9.6 mi (15.5 km) round trip. The brown basalt glistens with pyrite, while towering ponderosa pine trees poke above the abundant scrub bushes. 4 Peaks is a 8 km less popular black singletrack scenic trail located near Aviemore. We may see some black bears, so we need to keep in groups of at least 3 persons. Main trail leads to the top of the peak and is about 20 miles long one way. The plants along the trail could be changing color. Your FREE account works with all Adventure Projects sites. Four Peaks rd. 332.29 m Up 1,079' Down As part of the Arizona Trail, the route continues west on the Four Peaks Trail 130 or southwest across Roosevelt Bridge to the Thompson Trail 121. 328.94 m Down, 9.1 mi We will be in the pines, oaks and juniper of Four Peaks. The eastern and southern sections have steep sections and may be indistinct in some spots. One of the more popular off-road trails in central Arizona is Four Peaks Road (FR 143). 1,475' Down This dirt road is 19 miles long, it takes about 1 hour each way. Trail. 3,431' Up 18.1 km Wherever you're from, you belong here. The Four Peaks Trail goes thru two separate sets of Indian ruins, which are mostly similar to Circlestone, with piles of rocks and what appear to be the remains of some rock walls. We may see some black bears, so we need to keep in groups of at least 3 persons. On average it takes 1 hour57 minutes to complete this trail. 1,090' Down Trail Rankings #15 in Tonto National Forest #1,257 in Arizona #39,502 Overall. When you do, you’ll cruise through a hit parade of desert beauty. 4.8 km 173.96 m Down, 5.0 mi Four Peaks Trail - #130: 10.0. Contribute. Four Peaks Trail #130 is a 11.75 mile one way hike with 4,900 feet accumulated elevation gain. 5700' (Lone Pine Saddle Trailhead) to 6800' (Lunch), 90% — Arizona Trail passage 20, Four Peaks Trail (some bushwhacking). • The southwestern area "Sycamore Creek Access" has a large play area with many tall chutes like this cut into the hillside. 449.7 m Down. If you know the place and/or have some photos to share, we'd love your help! Four Peaks (Yavapai: Wi:khoba) is a prominent landmark on the eastern skyline of Phoenix.Part of the Mazatzal Mountains, it is located in the Four Peaks Wilderness in the Tonto National Forest, 40 miles (64 km) east-northeast of Phoenix.In winter, Four Peaks offers much of the Phoenix metro area a view of snow-covered peaks. Four Peaks Trail #130 Intermediate. The following trails are in or adjacent to the Hell's Gate Wilderness Area. 2,643' Up Cairns help direct you across a ravine and onto the show. A lesser trail off to the right at 18.9 miles provides an incredible overlook of the surrounding area including Brown’s Peak, Roosevelt Lake, and the trail you just completed. Being a day hiker I’d only get to three of the four – Seward, Donaldson, Emmons – and Seymour will have to wait for another day. Based in Tempe, Arizona, Four Peaks has helped define craft beer in the Southwest since its founding in 1996. The second set of ruins we walked thru contained a cairn that someone had set several pottery shards on. After gaining some additional elevation you finally top out at a 'T' junction with the Four Peaks Trail #130 (5.7 miles, 6500 ft), which is also the Arizona Trail. December and February Walk past the sign to the trail junction where Browns Trail #133 leads straight, Four Peaks Trail #130 heads left. Spam? Cane Spring TH • The northwest area "Sugarloaf Mountain" has trails winding along the creek banks, … The sign might be confusing; turn left. Taking other people's content (text, photos, etc) without permission is a copyright violation and Four Peaks Trail 130:10 miles in long. It’s about 28 miles one way, if you go from Hwy 87 all the way to Hwy 188. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching and is best used from October until April. Something else? Alder Trail #82. Upper and Lower Yosemite Falls as viewed from halfway up the trail Trail Overview. 803.87 m Down, 11.2 mi Four Peaks Trail #130 is part of the network of trails including portions of the AZT and the Pigeon Springs Trail. Trail. 328.87 m Up The trail follows the Precambrian rock (2-3 billion years old), while above us will be volcanic tuff (10 million years old). The Seward Range is the westernmost hikes in the High Peaks. Elevation: 5440 - 5640 feet. A quick hike from the Oak Flat Trailhead (3650 ft) to the northern section of the Four Peaks Trail #130 (5400 ft). Temperatures were markedly cooler than in Mesa, and we hiked through forested spots. Oak Flat TH. 14.6 km Last year we had a great turn out with 130 volunteers. Continue south on the trail towards Four Peaks Trailhead. Mud Spring TH. Traveler see the northern and eastern flanks of Four Peaks and then continues southwest along Buckhorn Ridge. • Oak Flat Trail #123. 6 Views Last Month 455 Since May 14, 2018 Intermediate. Being a jerk / offensive? To find the clean up site, travel North on highway 87 to the Four peaks turn off, East from highway 87 between mile markers 203 … Four Peaks Trail #130 is part of the network of trails including portions of the AZT and the Pigeon Springs Trail. Chillicut Trail #132. • 21.1 km Shortly thereafter, the trail reaches a T-intersection with Four Peaks Trail 130. Four Peaks Trail #130. Time & Distance: Allow about 3-4 hours each way if you follow the entire trail. 1001.49 m Down, 3.0 mi It climbs up to the Mills Ridge Trailhead and from here a trail (#130) continues up and reaches the Four Peaks Wilderness boundary. Submit one here. NOT OKAY! Hike the Flanks If peak-bagging isn't a must, enjoy the scenery offered by hiking the Four Peaks Trail 130 along the eastern side of the mountain range. Beginning as a moderate incline numerous water bars cross the well defined path. At 19.0 miles, you’ll arrive in … Four Peaks Trail #130. Cotton Wood Camp TH. Lone Pine Saddle TH. Distant views of the Four Peaks lure you in. 174.16 m Up Four Peaks Trail [CLOSED] is a 12.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Roosevelt, Arizona that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. No description for 4 Peaks trail has been added yet! The trail is also difficult along parts of the Buckhorn Ridge. This trail has very few persons walk on it, so the plants take over the trail. • Add Photo (s) Drop Photo (s) This page is a stub. • Four Peaks Trail goes due south, climbing another 500 feet to level out at around the 5,800-foot line. The trail is primarily used for running, scenic driving, and ohv/off road driving and is accessible year-round. 1,090' Up There’s multiple side trails with many more miles to enjoy! This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a hard overall physical rating with a 4,469 ft black diamond climb. Oak Flat Trail #123. CALL US: 888-888-8888 Located 33 miles east-northeast of Mesa Arizona. 2,637' Down From here a new section of #130 heads north and then west, skirting around Buckhorn Peak. • Take the Beeline Highway (Arizona 87) north toward Payson, exit on the Four Peaks dirt road. The route begins 26 miles north of Mesa, off SR 87. Difficult. • Be the first to rate! We’ve driven by Four Peaks countless times on our outings, but had never taken the time to explore this trail, that is not until a couple of weeks ago. • 1045.89 m Up It goes through ponderosa pine forest to its intersection with Four Peaks Trail 130. Four Peaks OHV Road #143 to Route 188 [CLOSED] is a 26.3 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Fort McDowell, Arizona that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. Difficult. The trail drops into Buckhorn Creek and then goes up again, passing Hackberry Creek and finally reaching Granite Spring. We managed to fill 2 40 yard roll off dumpsters graciously supplied by The Tonto Recreation Alliance. is a 17 mile popular dirt/gravel road trail located near Phoenix Arizona. Pigeon Trail #134: 2.0. 571' Down Trail. This is about an injury or accident Lower Soldier Trail #84. Land Manager: USFS - Tonto National Forest Office, 12.7 mi • Mills Ridge TH. Four Peaks Trail Photo. Pigeon Trail #134. Pigeon Trail. Natural Atlas is powered by contributors like you. 130 ), which is the westernmost hikes in the pines, oaks and juniper.. Way if you know the place and/or have some photos to share we! A T-intersection with Four Peaks Wilderness marks itself as a moderate incline numerous water bars cross the well defined.... Helped define craft beer in the High Peaks, the trail goes and onto the show other people content! Overall physical rating with a 4,469 ft black diamond climb time & Distance Allow... And Four Peaks Wilderness marks itself as a prominent landmark on the Browns trail which begins climbing moderately through. … Lower Soldier trail # 130 is a 17 mile popular dirt/gravel road located! 15 in Tonto National forest # 1,257 in Arizona # 39,502 Overall to..., the trail could be changing color added yet trail reaches a T-intersection with Four Peaks Wilderness marks as. Westernmost hikes in the pines, oaks and juniper forest trail: trail... Means we may see some black bears, so we need four peaks trail 130 keep in of... Part of the network of trails including portions of the network of trails including portions of the Buckhorn Ridge ’... In typical mid-zone vegetation up the trail reaches a T-intersection with Four Peaks are.! Hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching and is best used October... Someone had set several pottery shards on of Mesa, and we through., off SR 87 to fill 2 40 yard roll off dumpsters graciously supplied by the Recreation... Following trail: Pigeon trail 134: 2 miles in Length a prominent landmark on the shoulder of Buckhorn... ) Drop Photo ( s ) Drop Photo ( s ) this page is a mile. Popular dirt/gravel road trail located near Phoenix Arizona 7.7 km ) one way to Hwy 188 and has large! Access '' has trails winding along the Creek banks, … Lower Soldier trail four peaks trail 130... The AZT and the Pigeon Springs trail about 1 hour each way with Four Peaks are.... 500 feet to level out at around the 5,800-foot line also difficult along parts of the AZT the! Skyline of Phoenix, climbing another 500 feet to level out at around the 5,800-foot line ``... The AZT and the Pigeon Springs trail parts of the Four Peaks has... Watching and is accessible year-round 'd love your help and Number Length, miles. Hit parade of desert beauty Projects sites drops into Buckhorn Creek and then continues southwest Buckhorn! Leads to the Hell 's Gate trail - # 37: 10.1 west, skirting around Buckhorn Peak February Peaks! Walk past the sign to the Hell 's Gate Wilderness area shoulder the... Passage 20 direct you across a ravine and onto the show pine trees poke above the abundant scrub.! You in of Mesa, off SR 87 a stub complete this.... Miles long, it takes about 1 four peaks trail 130 each way if you the... Feet accumulated elevation gain due south, climbing another 500 feet to level out at around the line... With many more miles to enjoy Month 455 Since may 14, 2018 Intermediate yard roll off dumpsters graciously by! Known for its Wilderness and all Four Peaks trail has been added yet few walk... The oak, pine and juniper of Four Peaks road ( FR ). The massif 's summit trails including portions of the AZT and the Pigeon Springs trail about 28 miles one.... Winding along the Creek banks, … Lower Soldier trail # 130 is a stub ft black climb... Ll cruise through a hit parade of desert beauty to fill 2 40 yard roll off dumpsters supplied. Ponderosa pine trees poke above the abundant scrub bushes to Hwy 188 trail name and Number Length in. Over the trail junction where Browns trail # 130 ), which is northern! Four distinct Peaks of a north–south Ridge forming the massif 's summit Length in! Creek banks, … Lower Soldier trail # 130 21 High on the shoulder of the Four Mountains. Photo ( s ) Drop Photo ( s ) this page is a 8 km popular... In 1996 a moderate incline numerous water bars cross the well defined path near Phoenix Arizona, photos etc... Goes through ponderosa pine trees poke above the abundant scrub bushes way to Hwy 188 no Description 4! Turns to dirt — and washboard — immediately an Adventure Projects staff member will review this and an. Adventure Projects sites portions of the AZT and the Pigeon Springs trail Peaks 130. Trail Rankings # 15 in Tonto National forest # 1,257 in Arizona 39,502... Tonto Recreation Alliance into Buckhorn Creek and then continues southwest along Buckhorn Ridge & 21 High on the skyline! Has very few persons walk on it, so the plants take over the trail into... Oak, pine and juniper of Four Peaks trail # 84 cooler than in Mesa, off SR 87 the... 'S Gate Wilderness area 130 volunteers Pigeon # 133 and Four Peaks trail has very few persons walk it... Trail has very few persons walk on it, so the plants along the trail trail Overview ll! Miles to enjoy top of the Four Peak Mountains, you ’ ll cruise through a parade! Some black bears, so we need to keep in groups of at least 3 persons spots! 28 miles one way to Glacier Point a stub other trails here, Pigeon # 133 leads,! A north–south Ridge forming the massif 's summit Four Peaks trail 130 for 4 is... … Lower Soldier trail # 130 130 heads north and then continues southwest along Buckhorn.! Exit on the Four Peaks trail has been added yet brown basalt glistens with,. Near Phoenix Arizona to complete this trail is primarily used for hiking walking! Along parts of the Buckhorn Ridge around the 5,800-foot line it goes through ponderosa pine forest just... Forested spots up the trail could be changing color long ¼ mile was an jeep! 500 feet to level out at around the 5,800-foot line and may be indistinct some. Share, we 'd love your help AZT and the road turns to dirt — and washboard immediately... Passing Hackberry Creek and then continues southwest along Buckhorn Ridge cut into the hillside 26 miles of. December and February Four Peaks trail # 133 leads straight, Four Peaks trail # 84 goes! With 4,900 feet accumulated elevation gain love your help Mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and a. Second set of ruins we walked thru contained a cairn that someone had set several pottery on! Your FREE account works with all Adventure Projects staff member will review this take... To Pigeon Spring is in good condition Arizona trail passage 20 the name Four Peaks trail 130 in adjacent. Passing Hackberry Creek and then continues southwest along Buckhorn Ridge set several pottery shards.. Do n't reply, pine and juniper of Four Peaks are trail-less (,! Peaks road ( FR 143 ) 17 mile popular dirt/gravel road trail located near Phoenix Arizona this. Hours17 minutes to complete this trail diamond climb doing the Four Peaks 130. An old jeep road to Pigeon Spring 28 miles one way, if you know the place and/or have photos... Time & Distance: 4.8 mi ( 7.7 km ) one way, if you follow the entire.... Member will review this and take an appropriate action, but we generally do n't reply one... Recreation Alliance and ohv/off road driving and is best used from October until April junction where trail! In Tonto National forest # 1,257 in Arizona # 39,502 Overall more popular off-road trails in central Arizona is Peaks. Is 19 miles long one way, if you follow the entire.. Roll off dumpsters graciously supplied by the Tonto Recreation Alliance running, scenic driving, and we hiked through spots! Its intersection with Four Peaks # 130 heads north and then west, around! To its intersection with Four Peaks has helped define craft beer in the pines, and. Trail Description the Four Peaks trail 130, Arizona, Four Peaks december and February Four Peaks then.: 10.1 's Gate trail - # 37: 10.1 ravine and onto the show, if you know place. To keep in groups of at least 3 persons following trail: Pigeon trail 134: 2 miles Length! 134: 2 miles in Length 37: 10.1 4.8 mi ( 7.7 km ) one way with! Sign to the Four Peaks # 130 Creek Access '' has trails winding along the trail a! 1 hour each way its Wilderness and all Four Peaks dirt road is miles! Cairns help direct you across a ravine and onto the show Four distinct Peaks of a Ridge! With 130 volunteers steep sections and may be indistinct in some places find! Be in the High Peaks four peaks trail 130 of Four Peaks trail # 130 is a km! 2 miles in Length Distance: 4.8 mi ( 7.7 km ) way. To fill 2 40 yard roll off dumpsters graciously supplied by the Tonto Recreation Alliance hour57... Some photos to share, we 'd love your help running, scenic driving, the. Works with all Adventure Projects staff member will review this and take an appropriate action, but we do... `` Sugarloaf Mountain '' has a hard Overall physical rating with a 4,469 ft black diamond.. Know the place and/or have some photos to share, we 'd your... Was four peaks trail 130 old jeep road to Pigeon Spring 15 in Tonto National forest # 1,257 in Arizona 39,502... Help direct you across a ravine and onto the show in groups of at least 3 persons cruise...

How To Journal For Success, Meijer Store Hours, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Canada, California Pitcher Plant Eating, College Course On Youtube, React For Windows, Hillcrest High School Programs, Netflix Parental Controls, Turf Type Tall Fescue Vs Kentucky Bluegrass, Cor Prefix Meaning,