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Monument Mountain - Cooks Mesa Quad is a 2 mile round trip hike with 1,112 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 22 miles north of Scottsdale Arizona. Trailhead access is via a dirt road which is typically car accessible when dry. April and November 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: Monument Mountain - Cooks Mesa Quad, Maricopa County, Az Tonto National Forest A rise of 858 Ft and an elevation of 5002 Ft Summit coordinates: 34.014809 -111.895666
Check out the Official Route and Triplog.
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.