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Black Mountain Summit - Lake Pleasant, AZ

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Rated  Favorite Wish List AZ > Phoenix > Phoenix NW
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Difficulty 2.5 of 5
Distance One Way 1.5 miles
Trailhead Elevation 1,775 feet
Elevation Gain 716 feet
Accumulated Gain 858 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 4.36
Interest Off Trail Hiking & Peak
varies or not certain dogs are allowed
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3  2016-09-08 MountainMatt
21  2014-03-19
Lake Pleasant Plane Crash
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Preferred   Feb, Jan, Dec, Mar
Sun  7:31am - 5:51pm
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1 Alternative
Nearby Area Water
Lake Pleasant Plane Crash
Lake Pleasant Plane Crash
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1,270 ft
Roadrunner Trail - Lake Pleasant
Roadrunner Trail - Lake Pleasant
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0.9 mi
115 ft
Beardsley Trail - Lake Pleasant
Beardsley Trail - Lake Pleasant
2.2 mi away
4.4 mi
547 ft
Lower Morgan City Wash
Lower Morgan City Wash
2.4 mi away
4.0 mi
550 ft
Pipeline Canyon Trail
Pipeline Canyon Trail
3.8 mi away
3.9 mi
552 ft
Wild Burro Trail - Lake Pleasant
3.8 mi away
2.0 mi
110 ft
China Dam
4.1 mi away
1.0 mi
609 ft
Emery Henderson Via New River Rd
Emery Henderson Via New River Rd
4.2 mi away
6.0 mi
Boy Scout Loop from Emery Henderson TH - BCT
Boy Scout Loop from Emery Henderson TH - BCT
4.3 mi away
10.4 mi
758 ft
Baldy Mountain - AKA Francis Rogers
Baldy Mountain - AKA Francis Rogers
4.5 mi away
3.3 mi
960 ft
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Likely In-Season!
Black Mountain Summit - Lake Pleasant is a 1.5 mile one way hike with 858 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 19 miles north of Glendale Arizona. The trailhead is car accessible. February and January 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.

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    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.

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    Paved - Car Okay

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