Upper Verde River Wildlife Area is located 19 miles north of Prescott Arizona. A high clearance vehicle is recommended to access the trailhead. April and March 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: 1,100 acre protected wetlands wildlife habitat area located at the headwaters of the Verde River. Land is owned and managed by the Arizona Game & Fish.
Wildlife Area Rules: No motorized vehicle travel; No open fires; No firewood cutting or gathering; No camping; No discharge of firearms within one-mile radius of parking area; Dogs must remain on leash except for hunting; Do not chase, harass, or feed wildlife; Pack out all trash
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.