Dorsey Spring Trail #7 is a 2.5 mile one way hike with 158 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 18 miles west-southwest of Flagstaff Arizona. May and October are the best months to enjoy this hike.
Overview: Dorsey Spring Trail descends very gradually as you hike through shady Ponderosa pine, Gamble oak, and juniper trees. The last quarter mile is a little steeper as it drops into Dorsey Spring which normally runs all year. There is a great area to camp near Dorsey Spring. The Dorsey Spring Trail terminates at the junction with Kelsey Winter Trail near Dorsey Spring. The Dorsey and Kelsey Spring trails make a great 7.3 mile loop hike.
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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.