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Quartz Ridge Trail - Gold Canyon, AZ

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Distance One Way 1.2 miles
Trailhead Elevation 2,036 feet
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Gold Canyon Trail System
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Gold Canyon Trail System
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author avatar Guides 16,844
Routes 17,105
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Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
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Sun  7:26am - 5:50pm
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Overview: Quartz Ridge is part of the Gold Canyon Trail System located on State Trust Land east of Sunset Peak and west of Peralta Road. Connecting it with the Old Horse Trail or one of the other trails in the area makes for a nice hike in the shadow of the Superstitions.

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    One-Way Notice
    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.

    Permit $$
    AZ State Recreational Land Permits
    For hiking, driving & sightseeing purposes, you seek the recreational permit.
    Under "Recreational Land Use" in the link above.
    2020 - $15.00 individual
    2020 - $20.00 family limited to two adults and children under the age of 18
    Plus $1 processing fee
    The permitting process quick, you will be emailed your permit instantly.

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    To hike
    From the US60 in Gold Canyon go north on Kings Ranch Road approximately two miles. Park at Apacheland. Cross Apacheland to the Old Horse Trail and follow that east to the signed Quartz Ridge Trail.
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