Merritt Draw Riparian Area - Mogollon Rim is a 0.89 mile round trip hike with 156 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 58 miles south-southeast of Flagstaff Arizona. May and September 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: An easy to navigate "off trail" hike to view this interesting, hidden, lush green meadow area and loop around on a well defined use trail its Forest Service protected (fenced) riparian area.
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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.