Horton Springs Trail #292

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

The first 1/4 mile of this trail is mostly level and very beautiful; then the trail drops steeply giving some fantastic views. 

 THIS TRAIL IS OPEN BUT HAS NOT BEEN CLEARED OF DEBRIS FOR THE SEASON. ONLY PERSONS WITH STRONG NAVIGATIONAL SKILLS SHOULD ATTEMPT THIS TRAIL AT THIS TIME.  PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES.

USGS Maps: Promontory Butte.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Closed May 23, 2018 due to extreme fire danger. This area will re-open once the 2018 monsoon season brings significant moisture Many trees down on trail.
Usage: Light
Best Season: Spring through Fall
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Black Mesa Ranger District
(928) 535-7300 
TTY: (928) 535-3213 

General Information

General Notes:

The trail connects with the Highline Trail 1 mile below.


Directions:

From State highway 260, turn west on Forest Road 300. Travel west 15.7 miles, the trailhead will be on the south side of the road.
 


Recreation Map

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Activities


Hiking

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Day Hiking

The first 1/4 mile of this trail is mostly level and very beautiful; then the trail drops steeply giving some fantastic views. Pine, fir, and wildflowers grow along the upper portions of the trail. Just a short hike down offers scenic views.

Elevation desc 6,700 feet to 7,900 feet
Best Season: Spring through Fall
Difficulty Level: Most Difficult
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
1.5 miles

  Latitude : 
34.38048611

  Longitude : 
-111.0624306

  Elevation : 
6,700 feet - 7,900 feet