To Sandys Trailhead From I-17 South of Flagstaff, take Lake Mary Road 5.3 miles to Canyon Vista CG. Trailhead parking as of 2013 is before the campground just after turning off Lake Mary Road.
From PHX (I-10 & AZ-51) 154 mi, 2 hours 13 mins From TUC (Jct 1-10 & Grant) 259 mi, 3 hours 40 mins From FLG (Jct I-17 & I-40) 7.6 mi, 12 mins
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.