Arizona Trailblazers Hiking Club
Mt. Elden Day Hike
when Trip Report : June 5, 2010
  Trip Report : June 7, 2008
where Flagstaff
the hike Amazing vistas of Flagstaff, the San Francisco Peaks, and a field of volcanic cinder cones await you from the top of Mt. Elden. We’ll climb through forests, meadows, and traverse a windswept ridge before reaching the antenna forest on the mountain top.
distance 6 miles
EC +-1650 elevation change
elevations 7,904' (Upper Oldham Trailhead) to 9,299' (Mount Elden summit)
time 5 hours
rating "B-"     Rate yourself as a hiker.
on trail 100% — Upper Oldham Trail, Sunset Trail
dogs? no
type round trip
starting at
Upper Oldham Trailhead 35° 15.501' N,  111° 36.882' W  [NAD27]
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 We’ll re-convene in Flagstaff and drive in caravan to the trailhead. Be at the Target parking lot at the corner of Milton and University (just north of I-17) in the corner of the lot next to the traffic light, by 9:30 AM.

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