Murray Basin Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The trail system consists of 10 separate trails, each offering a different challenge and experience. Click here for printable information and map.

At a Glance

Usage: Light
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From the Eagar stoplight, travel east on AZ Highway 260/180 for 3.4 miles. The trailhead is on the right.


Parking:

Accommodates Trailers


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Bicycling

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Hiking

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Day Hiking

 

The trail system consists of 10 separate trails, each offering a different challenge and experience. The trails are in piñon-juniper woodland and open meadow. Elevation ranges from 7,200 feet to 8,100 feet. Flat Top Mountain offers views of Springerville/Eagar, the volcanic cinder cones, and the Little Colorado River. Several historical sites, such as a cemetery and cabin ruins, are located along the trail.
Difficulty Level: Intermediate to Difficult

Horse Riding & Camping

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Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
34.09589444

  Longitude : 
-109.2439389

 



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