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Prometheus Canyon, AZ

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Canyons are inherently risky. Flash floods occur without notice on sunny days. Technical skills & surrounding topography knowledge required yet does not eliminate risk.
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Distance Round Trip 4 miles
Trailhead Elevation 1,856 feet
Elevation Gain 800 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 8
Interest Off Trail Hiking & Seasonal Creek
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38  2011-12-24 Vaporman
Author HAZ_Hikebot
author avatar Guides 16,883
Routes 16,068
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Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
Age 22 Male Gender
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Sun  6:35am - 5:45pm
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Overview: An unnamed fork of Mesquite Creek, with one of it's upper forks proving to be technical requiring a couple down climbs and rappels up to 50ft

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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.

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    From Tortilla Flat, drive another mile east on AZ88 to Mesquite Flat
    page created by Vaporman on Dec 25 2011 10:38 pm
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