The Hangman Trailhead & FR 86 provides access to this trail. This trail follows areas affected by the 2002 Rodeo-Chediski Fire. The Trail follows an old 2-track to the cemetery for which the trail is named. Follow the blue diamonds and stay to the right. There are logging roads that branch off to the left. A blue diamond with an arrow indicates the left-hand turn to the cemetery. The main trail continues up a rocky 2-track to FR300 east of the Black Canyon Rim Campground.
The Cemetery contains the grave sites for Jamie Stott, Jim Scott, and Billy Wilson. Three men lynched by vigilantes during the Pleasant Valley Feud.
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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.