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 Area 7 Trailhead From the 303 & Olive go west on Olive 4.5 miles to the park entrance. Olive turns into White Tank Mountain Rd. Continue 2.1 miles, turn right and it's 250 feet to to the Mesquite/Ford Trailhead
You get a map when you pay your entrance fee so that should help you figure it out if you have any concerns.
From PHX (I-10 & AZ-51) 39.2 mi, 58 mins From TUC (Jct 1-10 & Grant) 146 mi, 2 hours 38 mins From FLG (Jct I-17 & I-40) 153 mi, 2 hours 40 mins