Sunset Mountain, AZ | HikeArizona
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Sunset Mountain, AZ

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HAZ reminds you to respect the ruins. Please read the Archaeological Resources Protection Act of 1979 & Ruins Etiquette
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Difficulty 4.5 of 5
Distance One Way 4.5 miles
Trailhead Elevation 4,598 feet
Elevation Gain 2,598 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 13.16
 Interest Off-Trail Hiking, Ruins, Historic & Peak
 Dogs not allowed
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author avatar Guides 16,881
Routes 17,294
Photos 24
Trips 1 map ( 6 miles )
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Phoenix Region
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Preferred Oct, Apr, May, Mar
Sun  5:35am - 7:13pm
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Nearby Area Water
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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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    FR / Dirt Road / Gravel - Car Okay

    To hike
    Park at the Horseshoe Lake boat ramp
    page created by ASUAviator on Jan 27 2015 9:07 pm
     90+° 8am - 6pm kills
    Avoid Heat Illness - stay cool

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