Watson Lake Loop is a 5.05 mile round trip loop hike with 550 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 2 miles east of Prescott Arizona. October and April are the best months to enjoy this hike.
This hike starts from the southern boat ramp (canoe/Kayak rental area) within the Watson Lake Park. It more or less follows the lakeshore.
Use the gps route provided here for best results. The north end might be a challenge to follow without using the gps route. It's pretty easy to find with the gps route.
Resourceful hikers can figure out how to start from other locations.
Check out the Official Route.
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.