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Saddlehorn Trail - MSPN, AZ

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Distance One Way 0.2 miles
Trailhead Elevation 2,697 feet
Elevation Gain 31 feet
Accumulated Gain 31 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 0.3
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5  2019-01-31
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Granite Mountain Loop Trail - MSPN
1  2019-01-05
Granite Mountain Loop Trail - MSPN
14  2017-10-31
Cow Poke Trail - MSPN
45  2017-03-27
Granite Mountain Loop Trail - MSPN
27  2017-01-06
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6  2016-02-04
Dancing in Granite
22  2016-02-03
Granite Mountain Loop Trail - MSPN
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Preferred   Mar, Feb, Nov, Jan
Sun  7:05am - 6:17pm
Official Route
10 Alternative
Nearby Area Water
Granite Mountain Loop Trail - MSPN
Granite Mountain Loop Trail - MSPN
0.2 mi away
4.2 mi
320 ft
Little Granite Mountain - McDowells
0.3 mi away
3.4 mi
1,004 ft
Granite Mountain Trail - MSPN
0.3 mi away
0.2 mi
38 ft
Bootlegger Trail - MSPN
0.5 mi away
1.3 mi
163 ft
Powerline Road #2 - MSPN
Powerline Road #2 - MSPN
0.5 mi away
4.3 mi
Turpentine Trail - MSPN
0.6 mi away
2.1 mi
135 ft
Balanced Rock Trail - MSPN
0.7 mi away
1.5 mi
138 ft
Cow Poke Trail - MSPN
0.9 mi away
0.6 mi
112 ft
Dove Valley Trail - MSPN
1.0 mi away
0.3 mi
Coyote Canyon Loop MSP
Coyote Canyon Loop MSP
1.2 mi away
3.6 mi
115 ft
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Saddlehorn Trail - MSPN is a 0.2 mile one way hike with 31 feet elevation gain. Located 7 miles northeast of Scottsdale Arizona. March and February are the best months to enjoy this hike.

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One-Way Notice
This hike is listed as One-Way.

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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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Map Drive

To Dove Valley Trailhead
From intersection of Pima Road North and Dynamite Blvd - go east on Dynamite to 136th Street.
Go north on 136th Street past the Granite Mountain TH to Dove Valley Road.

There is no official trailhead (yet) - but there is room for 2-3 cars along the roadside at the intersection of 136th Street and Dove Valley Road.
From TUC (Jct 1-10 & Grant) 2 h 5 min
From FLG (Jct I-17 & I-40) 2 h 11 min
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