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Pinto Peak Trail #213 is a 4.81 mile one way hike with 1,283 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 40 miles east of Mesa Arizona. A high clearance 4x4 vehicle and a competent driver is recommended to access the trailhead. March and November 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.
Very remote and interesting eastern Superstition Wilderness "connector" Trail #213 hike beginning on a 2.5 mile hike section of Upper Horrell Creek then connecting (at the historic Mormon Corral) onto the remaining 2.31 mile hike section of decommissioned Pinto Peak Trail #213 and ending at an inner section of Campaign Trail #256.
Check out the Official Route and Triplogs.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
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.