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Alder Saddle Trail #81 is a 0.59 mile one way hike with 518 feet elevation gain. Located 30 miles northeast of Mesa Arizona. March and November are the best months to enjoy this hike.
This is an old alignment of Alder Creek Trail, you can see it on the old topo maps. Now it's just to the saddle. Please note that in 2006 the trail vanished well before the saddle due to lack of use and downfall from the fire a decade prior.
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.