username
X
password
register help
This is likely a great time to hike this trail!  Check out "Prefered" months below, keep in mind this is an estimate.

Link Trail - Santa Rita Mtns, AZ

details
drive
permit
forecast
route
stats
photos
triplogs
topics
location
0 8 0
Guide 8 Triplogs  0 Topics
Rated  Favorite Wish List AZ > Tucson > Tucson S
Rated
2.5
2.5 of 5 by 2
 
0
Statistics
clicktap icons for details
Difficulty 1 of 5
Distance One Way 0.47 miles
Trailhead Elevation 5,296 feet
Elevation Gain 226 feet
Accumulated Gain 226 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 1.22
Interest Seasonal Creek & Perennial Creek
Photos Viewed All Mine Following
Collective Slideshow
Inaugural Calculation next Tap
6  2017-10-07
Wrightson Gardner Canyon /Cave Canyon Loop
Pivo
14  2017-02-12
Gardner Canyon #143
AZHiker456
23  2015-08-08
Big Casa Blanca-Cave Canyon Loop
BiFrost
29  2014-10-11
Cave Gardner Loop
chumley
Historical Weather
Trailhead Forecast
Radar
Expand Map
Preferred   Mar, Nov, Apr, Oct
Sun  6:52am - 5:24pm
openimportsetbegin
Route Scout App
19573followactivity
Official Route
 
5 Linked
 
Water
Nearby Area Water
Cave Canyon Trail #149
Cave Canyon Trail #149
0.2 mi away
3.8 mi
2,105 ft
Gardner Canyon #143
0.3 mi away
2.9 mi
2,303 ft
Chinaman Trail #137
Chinaman Trail #137
0.7 mi away
4.4 mi
1,019 ft
East Sawmill Canyon Trail #146
East Sawmill Canyon Trail #146
1.9 mi away
4.4 mi
2,290 ft
Greaterville Trail #79
2.1 mi away
2.1 mi
452 ft
Crest Trail #144 - Santa Rita Mtns
Crest Trail #144 - Santa Rita Mtns
2.4 mi away
3.0 mi
2,129 ft
Santa Rita Mountains - AZT #5
Santa Rita Mountains - AZT #5
2.7 mi away
13.9 mi
1,942 ft
Walker Basin Trail #136
3.1 mi away
2.6 mi
1,200 ft
Four Springs Trail
Four Springs Trail
3.2 mi away
3.1 mi
1,811 ft
Granite Mountain 5938
3.8 mi away
0.9 mi
542 ft
[ View More! ]
Flora Nearby
Named place Nearby

Likely In-Season!
Overview
Link Trail - Santa Rita Mtns is a 0.47 mile one way hike with 226 feet elevation gain. Located 35 miles south of Tucson Arizona. March and November are the best months to enjoy this hike.


This half mile trail connects Cave Canyon Trail #149 with Gardner Canyon Trail #143. It follows an old road, and is still open to OHV use, but is rarely used. Utilize this trail to create a loop using Cave Canyon, Gardner Canyon and the Crest Trail at the top of Mt. Wrightson.

Check out the Official Route.



    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.

    Permit $$
    no fees or permits reported

    if incorrect tell us about it

    Coronado Forest
    MVUMs are rarely necessary to review unless mentioned in the description or directions
    Coronado Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUMs)


    Directions
    Map Drive
    or
    Road
    Connector trail - Not Applicable

    To hike
    Access is via the lower TH of Gardner Canyon Trail or about a quarter mile west of the lower TH of Cave Canyon Trail.
    page created by chumley on Oct 13 2014 2:41 pm
    help comment issue

    end of page marker