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Pine Lakes Trail #316, AZ

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Rated  Favorite Wish List AZ > Prescott > Prescott W
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Distance One Way 1.5 miles
Trailhead Elevation 5,715 feet
Interest Seasonal Creek
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10  2018-02-05
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13  2010-06-23
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Preferred   Oct, Apr, May, Nov
Sun  7:04am - 5:25pm
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1 Linked
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Likely In-Season!
Pine Lakes Trail #316 is a 1.5 mile one way hike. Located 5 miles west-southwest of Prescott Arizona. The trailhead is car accessible. October and April are the best months to enjoy this hike.

Overview: TR 316 (Pine Lakes Trail) is 1.5 miles (one way). It climbs through a ponderosa pine forest to a ridge, then descends through pine, oak, and riparian forest along Willow Creek. It has many different wildflowers in season. The trail ends at a gate, but continues beyond Forest Service land into the Pine Lakes residential area.

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Gate Policy: If a gate is closed upon arrival, leave it closed after you go through. If it is open, leave it open. Leaving a closed gate open may put cattle in danger. Closing an open gate may cut them off from water. Please be respectful, leave gates as found.

    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 $$

    Prescott Forest
    Prescott National Forest Pass

    Only trailheads with six "amenities" have fees. Amenities are picnic tables, trash, toilet, parking, interpretive signing and security.

    Map Drive
    Paved - Car Okay

    To hike
    From downtown Prescott travel west on Gurley Street, which becomes Thumb Butte Road. Continue on to Thumb Butte Picnic area (3 miles from courthouse). Trailheads 315 and 316 begin at the loop road on the north side of the parking area.
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