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Jerky Butte Ruins, AZ

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HAZ reminds you to respect the ruins. Please read the Archaeological Resources Protection Act of 1979 & Ruins Etiquette
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Difficulty 3 of 5
Distance One Way 1 mile
Trailhead Elevation 4,966 feet
Elevation Gain 1,020 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 4.4
Interest Off Trail Hiking, Ruins & Peak
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16  2018-11-27 Oregon_Hiker
7  2018-11-01 GeeEss
8  2018-02-10
Jerky/Rock/El Paso
7  2011-05-14 ssk44
56  2011-05-14 Grasshopper
Author HAZ_Hikebot
author avatar Guides 16,879
Routes 15,958
Photos 24
Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
Age 22 Male Gender
Location TrailDEX, HAZ
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Preferred   Apr, Mar, Nov, Oct
Sun  7:04am - 6:13pm
Official Route
1 Alternative
Nearby Area Water
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475 ft
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J Slash X Ranch
5.6 mi away
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5.6 mi away
40.4 mi
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Copper Mountain - Copper Mtn Quad
Copper Mountain - Copper Mtn Quad
5.8 mi away
3.6 mi
800 ft
Camp Grasshopper - Sierra Ancha N.W. - FR609
6.2 mi away
0.4 mi
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Author Full Detail Guide
Jerky Butte Ruins is a 1 mile one way hike with 1,020 feet elevation gain. Located 53 miles east-northeast of Scottsdale Arizona. April and March are the best months to enjoy this hike. This hike involes off trail navigation. Review triplogs, photos and the route to understand the terrain before heading out.

Overview: Unique Sierra Ancha benchmark summit with vast 360-degree views of the surrounding area.

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One-Way Notice
This hike is listed as One-Way.

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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.

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Map Drive
High Clearance possible when dry

To hike
Globe - Highway 188 - Highway 288 - FR486 - Destination
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