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Professor Creek Canyon to Peak 4389, AZ

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Rated  Favorite Wish List AZ > Phoenix > Phoenix NE
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Difficulty 3 of 5
Distance One Way 4.29 miles
Trailhead Elevation 2,713 feet
Elevation Gain 1,654 feet
Accumulated Gain 1,654 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 9.8
Interest Off Trail Hiking, Seasonal Waterfall, Seasonal Creek & Peak
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Lime Creek - Professor Creek
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Preferred   Mar, Nov, Feb, Jan
Sun  7:00am - 5:24pm
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Nearby Area Water
Sunset Mountain
2.7 mi away
4.5 mi
2,598 ft
Rover Peak
2.7 mi away
3.5 mi
764 ft
Lime Creek Cabin - Tonto NF
Lime Creek Cabin - Tonto NF
3.4 mi away
9.7 mi
2,473 ft
The Island 5170 - Tonto NF
3.4 mi away
8.0 mi
400 ft
Blackjack Point 5370 - Tonto NF
Blackjack Point 5370 - Tonto NF
3.6 mi away
2.4 mi
637 ft
East Cedar Mountain - Tonto NF
4.4 mi away
8.5 mi
2,700 ft
West Cedar Mtn 5489 - Tonto NF
4.7 mi away
3.6 mi
1,780 ft
Willow Spring Mountain - Tonto NF
5.0 mi away
1.5 mi
400 ft
Lime Creek
Lime Creek
5.1 mi away
6.0 mi
550 ft
Cave Creek #4 to Spur Cross TH
Cave Creek #4 to Spur Cross TH
5.4 mi away
12.5 mi
1,700 ft
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Likely In-Season!
Professor Creek Canyon to Peak 4389 is a 4.29 mile one way hike with 1,654 feet elevation gain. Located 24 miles north of Scottsdale Arizona. March and November 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.

Fun little/easy little canyon hike.
We went as far as Professor Spring Area.
The track for this hike is actual to the Professor Spring area, then drawn to the top
Looks quite doable to the top from the Spring.

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 $$

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    Connector trail - Not Applicable

    To hike
    1/2 mile north (Upstream) of Lime Cabin
    page created by The_Eagle on Dec 07 2014 1:07 pm
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