Timber Mesa Trail # 636

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Timber Mesa is a good trail of moderate difficulty just a short drive from Lakeside Ranger Station.

At a Glance

Usage: Medium
Best Season: Early spring to mid winter
Information Center: Lakeside Ranger District
(928) 368-2100
TTY: (928) 368-5088

General Information

Directions: From Lakeside Ranger Station drive 0.2 miles on State Highway 260 towards McNary. Turn left on Porter Mountain Road (Forest Road 45). Drive 2.2 miles. Turn left at the cattle guard. Drive 75 yards to the cindered trailhead on the right.
General Notes: Be sure to pack plenty of sunscreen and water as there is little shade in the pinon-juniper.

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6 miles

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  Elevation : 
6,640 feet - 6,960 feet