Overview: Large cliff lined mesa with far reaching views of the surrounding area including Roosevelt Lake, Sierra Ancha Wilderness, and the Salt River Canyon Wilderness. Black Mesa borders the Salt River Canyon Wilderness on the outer west, south, and east edges.
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.
To hike From Globe... Highway 188 - Highway 288 - FR 203 (Cherry Creek Road) - FR 3271 - Destination