Arizona Trailblazers Hiking Club
Campbell Mesa Day Hike
when Trip Report : September 6, 2014
where Flagstaff
the hike Campbell Mesa, between Mt. Elden and Walnut Canyon, features smooth, easy trails in a sparse forest, providing occasional shade and views of the mountains through clearings. We’ll be hiking the Campbell Mesa Loop Trail, which is too new to be included on the Emmitt Barks map of Flagstaff Trails. Bring your camera.
See also: Forest Service description.
distance 6 miles
time 4-5 hours
EC +-200' elevation change
elevations 6693' (streambed) to 6855' (hill overlooking junction)
type Loop
starting at
Campbell Mesa Trailhead 35° 11.991' N,  111° 33.795' W  [NAD27]
on trail 100% — Campbell Mesa Loop Trail
rating "C"     Rate yourself as a hiker.
dogs allowed no
cost Sharing gas expenses with the driver.
The club also allows voluntary contributions of $5 per non-member.
weather Flagstaff
meet 7:00 AM in the Fry’s parking lot on the SW corner of I-17 & Bell Road. Park behind Denny’s, near the entrance to the Deer Valley Park & Ride.
drive •  Take I-17 north to Flagstaff.
•  Go east on I-40 to the Country Club exit, 201.
•  Turn right and go south on Country Club to Old Walnut Canyon Road.
•  Turn left and go east on Old Walnut Canyon Road, past two little lakes.
•  A “Campbell Mesa Recreation Access” sign marks the trailhead.

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