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McFarland Spring via 4WD - Mogollon Rim, AZ

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Distance Round Trip 1 mile
Trailhead Elevation 7,407 feet
Interest Off Trail Hiking & Seasonal Creek
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7  2014-06-16 Grasshopper
8  2011-09-30 Grasshopper
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author avatar Guides 16,873
Routes 15,991
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Preferred   May, Oct, Sep, Jun
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Overview
This usually reliable perennial spring is often approached by a short off-trail hike from the Houston Brothers Trail and can also provide an overnight backpacking campsite area as well as providing a spring water source for treating.


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This description provides the short 4WD driving route (now hiking route only) from FR139 on FR9616E to reach this spring area. From intersection of FR139 / FR9616E this is "official" out and back hiking route to perennial McFarland Spring and Backpack Camping Area. FR9616E is no longer legal for any motor vehicle access.

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2019-05-06 HAZ_Hikebot
    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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