Pipeline Trail #193 - Pinal is a 0.65 mile one way hike with 185 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 53 miles east of Mesa Arizona. November and April are the best months to enjoy this hike.
Much of the trail follows a pine-covered ridge with spectacular views.The Pinal Mountains are noted for their scenic beauty and ruggedness.
This trail, combined with the Middle Trail 202, provides a connection between most of the trails that head out into the Pinal Mountains. The trail begins at Signal Peak. It crosses Forest Road (FR) 651 at the cattle guard and skirts the Pinal Campground on the west.
Check out the Official Route.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
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.