Peak 4008 - Picketpost Mtn Quad is a 1.25 mile one way hike with 1,188 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 35 miles east of Mesa Arizona. February and March are the best months to enjoy this hike. This hike involes off trail navigation. Review triplogs, photos and the route to understand the terrain before heading out.
Overview: Peak 4008 is located in the Picketpost Mountain Quadrangle in Pinal County, just west above FR650. With a rise of 468' and an elevation of 4088' it ranks #4201 for the state of Arizona. Its summit coords are: 33.3508 -111.1445. From the FR650-2374 TH it's just a steep climb up a rocky seldom-used Forest Road until you reach the upper TH. From that point it's a pretty easy walk up a beaten path to the summit.
This hike is listed as One-Way.
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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.