An area of this hike is closed Dec 1st - Jun 30th.
This hike with traverse the Goldfield Mountain Range from West to East, from the Bush Highway to the Apache Trail.
Do not underestimate this hike. This is a physically difficult route when done in only 1 day. There is no cell phone coverage in this area. The odds are great that you will not see another person the entire time. Hikers should familiarize themselves with the the trip logs suggested, be equipped with maps, GPS, and survival gear before attempting. It can be set up as a shuttle or key exchange.
There is some trail at the beginning and end of this hike but the middle 10 miles can be a brutal bushwhack involving scrambling and bouldering. The individual hikes complete with a GPS routes are simply that, a route not a trail. The canyons and washes are subject to change due to floods, growth, and rocks moving. Pick the best way through.
The route as given can be done in either direction with variations.
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.