Arizona Trailblazers Hiking Club
Peaks segment, Arizona Trail Day Hike
when Saturday, July 17, 2021
where Flagstaff
the hike     We will hike north on the Arizona Trail from Aspen Corner to FR 418.
    This hike will take us through Aspen and Pine forests and across mountain meadows, with impressive views of the San Francisco Peaks and surroundings.
    We will be hiking mostly close to 9,000' and should enjoy a respite from the hot(!) temps we have been experiencing the past several months in the Valley.
    As this is ‘monsoon’ season, please bring rain gear just in case! At the end of the hike, FS Rd 418, we will shuttle back to the parking lot at the bottom of the Snow Bowl Road. One trip, if 6 or fewer hikers, and more trips if more than 6 hikers.
distance 7.2 miles
time 4-5 hours
EC +500'-960' elevation change
elevations 8940' at Aspen Corner and 8280' at FR 418
type one way
starting at
Aspen Corner 35° 19.156' N,  111° 43.241' W  [NAD27]
on trail 100% — Arizona Trail, passage 34
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, minus 8-10 degrees since we will be 2,000' above Flagstaff.
leader    Call or email the leader to confirm. Note: please contact Les in advance, to facilitate the car shuttle logistics.
This hike will be co-led by Tom Simonick.
meet 9:00 AM at the bottom of Snow Bowl Road in Flagstaff.
drive
•  I-17 north to Flagstaff.
Highway 180, approximately 5 miles to the Arizona Snow Bowl Road.
Parking lot on the left, immediately after turning off 180.
All roads are paved.

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