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Peoples Canyon Loop is a 9.56 mile round trip hike with 1,305 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 50 miles west-southwest of Prescott Arizona. A high clearance 4x4 vehicle and a competent driver is recommended to access the trailhead. April and October 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.
Loop hike that links Peoples Canyon with South Peoples Spring by way of a 2-mile road hike back to the trailhead. Take note of the private property restriction listed on those hikes.
Check out the Official Route and Triplogs.
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.