Arizona Trail - Member Hike

Hike Name: Arizona Trail
Country: United States
State: Arizona
Nearby Town: Cameron
Rating: 4 stars
Directions: Follow Grand Canyon National Park's Rim Drive (AZ 64) to its southernmost dip, about 11 miles east of Grand Canyon Village. From this junction, follow FR 310 (Coconino Rim Drive) 1.3 miles south to the trailhead.
Total Hike Distance: 1.20 miles
Hike Difficulty: Moderate
Permit Required: No
Hike Type: Roundtrip, Loop Hike
Hike Starts/Ends: FR 310 (Coconino Rim Drive)
Trails Used: Arizona Trail
Backcountry Campsites: No
Backcountry Water Sources: Streams, Springs
Management: Other
Contact Information: The Arizona Trail Association
Office Address:
534 N. Stone Avenue
Tucson, Arizona 85705
Phone:
(602) 252-4794
Best Season: Spring, Fall
Users: Hikers, Dogs
Road Conditions: Primary Paved Roads, Secondary Paved Roads, Maintained Gravel or Dirt Roads, Unmaintained Gravel or Dirt Roads
Hike Summary: The Arizona Trail is a ~800 mile National Scenic Trail that runs the length of the State starting at the Mexico border and ending at the Utah border. It generally runs South to North and is not exclusively a hiking trail. It is shared with mountain bikers, horse packers and cross-country skiers in the winter.

We hiked a small section of the Arizona Trail while visiting the Grand Canyon. This section is just outside of the park in the Kaibab National Forest. The trail can be hard to follow during the winter months so a spring or fall hike is likely best.

Hiker:

BirdShooter


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